Almost 5,000 residents are proud to call Exton, Pennsylvania home. Serving as the regional shopping center for Chester County gives the fine residents a sense of community pride. While Exton does not have any colleges, many ambitious students choose to attend Middle College High School where they can obtain college credit while still in high school. Students love the great opportunity to get ahead in school, and parents love the lower cost of this option. This exciting program is aimed at students whose needs are not being met at traditional high schools. Students can also attend the Delaware County Community College, which has exciting classrooms in the Whiteland Business Park. The community’s close proximity allows other ambitious students to take advantage of higher educational opportunities there.
Small Exton is the county seat of Chester County. Within the county, there are over 400 small businesses that invite you to shop with them. These small businesses are helped by the highly efficient Small Business Development Center. Small farmers are located throughout the region. Many of these farmers raise produce and sell it at regional farmer’s markets or from roadside stands. Others raise and sell beautiful flowers. Most residents look forward to the beautiful fall when apples ripen on the age old trees, and farmers press it into fresh apple cider. The beautiful region boasts several dairy farms, and cheese making is a popular activity. Horses are big business here with several local farmers training the best horses in the entire nation for the race track and dressage competitions. Main Line Health Center at Exton Square offers outstanding medical care to residents, ensuring that they do not have to drive miles to see a doctor. Most sick patients can just walk into the clinic and be seen in a matter of minutes.