Hagerstown is Maryland’s sixth largest city, with a population of about 40,000. It’s a bedroom community of Baltimore, with easy access to the interstate. Hagerstown in close to three major airports, and just an hour from DC and Baltimore. Even though the town is more rural, it is a center of transit and commerce. It’s a great place to set down roots while still having access to larger metropolitan areas. We’d love to help you find houses for sale in Hagerstown MD that will fit your needs.
The median home cost in Hagerstown is around $135K. For Maryland, it’s one of the lowest, even though it’s on par with the national average. Houses in Hagerstown MD have appreciated in value over the past 10 years by about 7%. Many of the homes are historic, built before World War II, but you’ll also find more modern homes in the community.
Known as Maryland’s Gateway to the West, not only is Hagerstown “a great place to live, work, and visit,” (the official motto), it’s also the gateway to the Shenandoah Valley. The city and the community have numerous sites listed on the national Register of Historic Places. Washington Monument State Park is the oldest tribute to honor the first president, George Washington.
Downtown Hagerstown hosts several annual festivals, that feature craft beers and music. Augustoberfest celebrates the German heritage of its early residents. One of the largest nighttime parades on the East Coast celebrates Halloween. Hagerstown also hosts the Maryland Symphony Orchestra at its theatre. The town has a few theater groups that offer cultural events for the community.
Along with beautiful, historic houses in Hagerstown MD, you’ll find a booming economy that relies on manufacturing and the railroad. Tourism offers many economic opportunities, but there is also a strong retail sector and agricultural presence. Medical services are available in the community. Economically, Hagerstown’s cost of living is about 10% less than the national average.
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