Philadelphia Demographics

Population: 1,529,175
Relationship Status
Demographics for Philadelphia, PA
Homes With Kids
Distribution of parents and children for Philadelphia, PA
Age Distribution
Age ranges in Philadelphia, PA
Commute Time
How long does it take to get to work in Philadelphia, PA
Philadelphia People Data
 PhiladelphiaNational
Median Household Income: $30,746$44,512
Single Males: 20.0%14.6%
Single Females: 20.9%12.5%
Median Age: 3636
Homes With Kids: 26.4%31.4%
Average Household Size: 2.52.6
Average Commute Time (Minutes): 3226
The main types of people are: What's this?
People who live in this neighborhood
  1. Melting Pot
    Low-income, foreign-language-speaking urbanites.

    Lower-income population mainly employed in service jobs. Most have a high school education or lower.

  2. Ramen Metros
    Lower-income urban singles.

    Most rent their apartment or condo. Some have a college education and work in services and the professional sector.

  3. Urban Bootstrappers
    Lower-scale single parents living in the city.

    Single parents who support themselves and their children on a low income. A high proportion are female. Most have a high school education or lower, and most rent their homes.


Source: Demographic information comes from data in the 2000 U.S. Census.

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Homes for Sale
  1. 1232 E Fletcher St # A, Philadelphia, PA Home For Sale
    1232 E Fletcher St # A, Philadelphia, PA 19125

     For Sale: $439,900

    • Beds: 3
    • Sqft: 2340
    • Baths: 3.0
    • Lot: 871
  2. 111 Nyack Ave, Lansdowne, PA Home For Sale
    111 Nyack Ave, Lansdowne, PA 19050

     For Sale: $31,900

    • Beds: 3
    • Sqft: 1176
    • Baths: 1.0
    • Lot: 2613
  3. 935 Wolf St, Philadelphia, PA Home For Sale
    935 Wolf St, Philadelphia, PA 19148

     For Sale: $199,900

    • Beds: 3
    • Sqft: 990
    • Baths: 2.0
    • Lot: 871
Coming Soon
  1. 409 W Maple Ave, Merchantville, NJ ComingSoon Home
    409 W Maple Ave, Merchantville, NJ 08109

     Coming Soon: $225K

    • Beds: 4
    • Sqft: 2263
    • Baths: 3.0
    • Lot: 8999
  2. 109 Elfreths Aly, Philadelphia, PA ComingSoon Home
    109 Elfreths Aly, Philadelphia, PA 19106

     Coming Soon: $650K

    • Beds: 4
    • Sqft: 2500
    • Baths: 3.0
    • Lot: 1742
  3. 511 Clymer St, Philadelphia, PA ComingSoon Home
    511 Clymer St, Philadelphia, PA 19147

     Coming Soon: $400K

    • Beds: 3
    • Sqft: 1176
    • Baths: 1.0
    • Lot: 740