Chester County is located in southeast Pennsylvania, and it is about 30 miles from Philadelphia. Approximately 760 square miles in size, the county was founded by William Penn in 1682. There are 491,489 people living throughout the various cities, townships and boroughs, so apartments in Chester County are not very hard to find. Places that you can begin your search for a rental include East Fallowfield Township, Thorndale, Spring City and Downington; there are many others as well.
Historic sites in the area include the Berwyn Veterans Memorial, Brandywine Battlefield Park, Chester County Historical Society and Springton Manor Farm. The Phoenixville and West Chester regions offer residents everything from concerts to festivals and events. Brandywine Valley also has excellent dining and shopping options. Chester County has unique offerings such as the American Helicopter Museum and the Herrs Snack Factory Tour. This interesting region is a good place to search for rentals in southeast Pennsylvania.