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  • There's no city quite like Williamsport. Enveloped by the majestic Pennsylvania wilderness, this Lycoming County city of nearly 29,500 has the right ingredients: a proud history, a thriving arts scene, plenty of social activities and natural beauty. The welcoming atmosphere, Victorian architecture and great food are enough to win anyone over. Situated on the West Branch Susquehanna River, Williamsport offers all the positives of city-life without drowning in a sea of concrete.

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Top 5 Reasons to Live in Williamsport, PA

  • Enjoy a show or event! Live performances are hosted frequently in Williamsport. Catch a locally produced play at the Community Theater League, see a musical at the Community Arts Center or watch the Williamsport Symphony Orchestra perform. The city also hosts an event known as First Friday to celebrate local artists and their work on the first Friday of every month. The Little League World Series is Williamsport's biggest event, putting baseball in the spotlight every August.
  • Spend time with nature! If you want an adventure, some of the most beautiful wilderness areas east of the Mississippi await. To the west, areas like Little Pine State Park and Tiadaghton State Forest are great for doing everything from hiking and camping to birding and fishing. To the northeast, Worlds End State Park is a trekker's dream and Loyalsock State Forest is stunningly picturesque. As for parks, Brandon Park is the one of the best spots in town for exercise and relaxation. Newberry Park and Susquehanna State Park are great for outdoor activities, as well.
  • Lease a property with ease! With 59 percent of housing units being leased, the real estate market in Williamsport conveniently caters to renters. If you're looking for multi-family homes, try the area around Flanigan Park. There are also several apartment complexes scattered around Ways Garden Park.
  • Enjoy some flavorful meals! Williamsport is known for its dining establishments. Enjoy some contemporary pub dishes and craft beers at Bullfrog Brewery or savor the seafood and fabulous atmosphere at Franco's Lounge. Find a good breakfast at Crippled Bear Inn and order everything from wonton soup to ginger fish at Joy Thai Cuisine. With so many solid dining options, your stomach is sure to be happy.
  • Save on real estate prices! The average price of real estate per square foot in Williamsport is around $70, which is lower than the entire Williamsport metropolitan average. Newcomers can expect to pay less than surrounding areas, regardless of whether they are looking to lease, buy or enter a rent to own contract. To be close to the action in the city center, check out homes near Bowman Field in the west side or the area around St. Boniface Cemetery in the east side.