Neighborhood Homes

Discover Dauphin County

If you’re planning to buy a new home in Dauphin County, you’ve made a smart decision! Located in the heart of southcentral PA, this region offers the perfect mix of historic charm, vibrant culture, and natural beauty – along with top school districts, great employment opportunities, and proximity to many nearby cities including metropolitan areas.

Comprised of Harrisburg, Hershey, and smaller towns, Dauphin County is a great place to call home – whether you’re starting a career, raising a family, or entering your golden years.

  • Harrisburg, PA is ranked the #1 place to retire in the U.S. (2024 U.S. News & World Report)
  • Region is easily accessible by train, plane, and bus
  • Short drive to Lancaster, Gettysburg, and Philadelphia region
  • Just a few hours from New York City, Baltimore, and Washington, D.C.
  • Affordable housing market and lower cost of living than larger East Coast metro areas
  • Employment opportunities in state/federal government, healthcare, tech, and business
  • Top-rated public/private schools and hospitals for great quality of life

See What Dauphin County Has to Offer!

Regions & Towns

Dauphin County offers a wonderful blend of quaint neighborhoods and larger cities like Harrisburg and Hershey. You’ll appreciate the area’s rich history and friendly, small-town feel.

Art & Culture

The arts and many other cultural experiences can be enjoyed year-round in Dauphin County! Venture to Harrisburg and discover museums, live theater, festivals, concerts, and much more.


You’ll never go hungry when you explore all the fantastic dining options in the Harrisburg and Hershey areas! From quaint corner cafes to upscale dining experiences, the region has it all.


The Dauphin County region is truly a shopper’s dream! You can explore eclectic local businesses, head to Tanger Outlets, or venture to Hershey for your fix of chocolate and other sweet treats!

The Outdoors

Outdoor enthusiasts appreciate all there is to see and do in Dauphin County – from hiking excursions in state and local parks to fun family outings at Hersheypark in Chocolate Town, USA!


There’s always an exciting lineup of events in Dauphin County – like concerts at Giant Center™, Senators Baseball on City Island, or the summer concert series with the Harrisburg Symphony.

New Homes in Dauphin County

Nissley Run

Looking for a new construction home in Harrisburg, PA? Discover Nissley Run, a new EGStoltzfus community coming to Lower Paxton Township in Dauphin County.

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For more information about finding a home in Dauphin County, contact us online or by phone:

Leslie Rhinier
New Home Consultant

O: (717) 537-6968