Enjoy a family-friendly, affordable, and scenic place to live
Business Insider ranked Harrisburg, PA as the 10th best city where Americans live the most balanced lives.1 The average commute time is less than 23 minutes, which is under the national average, allowing residents to enjoy more of what the community has to offer.
The Harrisburg Region ranks as the 44th Best Place to Live2 and the 4th Best City for New Grads.3
Harrisburg Region residents enjoy our lifestyle advantage by working less, playing more, and affording more. How might you enjoy your downtime as part of our Region?
Take your pick!! Outdoor activities abound on the Susquehanna River, the Yellow Breeches Creek, and the Appalachian Trail. Take in our history as the PA state capital and from Civil War sites. Foodies relish in our growing craft beer and wine scene plus highly rated restaurants. Sports buffs find excitement at our minor league and semi pro team games including baseball, hockey and soccer. Cultured interests include the Harrisburg Symphony Orchestra led by Tony Award winning Maestro Malina and top billed music and comic acts plus local festivals, stage productions and expos.