Paxtang is a borough in Dauphin County and a suburb of Harrisburg, the capital of Pennsylvania. While keeping up with modern times, Paxtang retains a small-town, friendly community feel and is thought to be one of the earliest Colonial settlements in South Central Pennsylvania.
Paxtang has local restaurants, community events and several annual festivals. Its residents are proud of their community and are actively involved in events and fundraisers. Residents do not have to travel far for city amenities and attractions, with Hershey and Harrisburg nearby.
Paxtang is home to Old Paxton Church, the oldest Presbyterian Church in continuous use in Pennsylvania. Students living in Paxtang are typically enrolled in the Central Dauphin School District and the Paxtang Elementary School nearby.
Paxtang’s tree-lined streets boast elegant Victorians, prairie-influenced traditional homes and even craftsman-style bungalows. Looking for homes for sale in Paxtang? Our Paxtang real estate office is knowledgeable about the area and ready to help.