Named for the mechanics who made and repaired Conestoga wagons in the early 1800s, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania is a historical small town with a lot of charm.
Mechanicsburg has caught people’s attention as a contender for Money Magazine’s Best Places to Live. Plus, Mechanicsburg apartments for rent are conveniently located eight miles west of Harrisburg, the Pennsylvania state capitol, offering easy access to business opportunities, shopping and restaurants.
When searching Mechanicsburg apartments for rent, hopefully you’ll arrive during Jubilee Day, the largest and longest-running one-day street fair on the East Coast. This event has run every June since 1923 and attracts up to 60,000 people from around the world each year. A local Navy Depot provides a number of the area’s variety of jobs.
Finding a Mechanicsburg apartment for rent in this scenic borough means you’re just a short drive from things to do on the weekend, from the town farmer’s market to live plays at the Little Theatre of Mechanicsburg, or the popular new Coliseum entertainment megaplex.