City At A Glance

Downtown Carlisle, PA

Quick Facts:

Population: 19,212
Median Household Income: $43,921
Average Work Commute: 13 Minutes
Median Home Price: $134,900

About Carlisle, PA

Carlisle is located in Cumberland County, PA. The U.S. Army War College and strong military presence earned Carlisle a spot on Livability’s Top 10 Cities for Veterans. Forbes ranked Carlisle as one of the cheapest cities to live and the second best place to raise a family in the nation. Dickinson University, the Carlisle Events car extravaganza, and lots of outdoor activities also contribute to the city's culture.