Skip to Main Content
Drexel Hill
  • Suburb of Philadelphia, PA

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade unavailable
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade A
  5. Good for Families
    grade A
  6. Diversity
    grade A
  7. Jobs
    grade B+
  8. Weather
    grade B minus
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A minus
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade B

editorial

Drexel Hill is a suburb of Philadelphia with a population of 27,939. Drexel Hill is in Delaware County and is one of the best places to live in Pennsylvania. Living in Drexel Hill offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Drexel Hill there are a lot of bars and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Drexel Hill and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Drexel Hill are above average.

About

About Drexel Hill...
Population
27,939

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$182,200
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,093
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    37%
  • Own
    63%
Sponsored Mortgage Options for Drexel Hill
Get Rates
  • Find a loan that's right for you. Compare today's top mortgage and refinancing providers.
  • Fast financing, unprecedented service, and no hidden fees.
Niche may be compensated by the third party lenders and others who place ads on the website. Niche is not a lender and does not endorse the products of these advertisers. Fees that Niche receives for ads do not affect the terms you may be offered by the lender you choose. There are many additional borrowing options available.

Map

Drexel Hill Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade unavailable
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    No data available  
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    No data available  
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    No data available  
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    No data available  
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    No data available  
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No data available  
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    14%
  • 35-44 years
    15%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    14%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    15%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    27%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    28%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    national  12%

Working in Drexel Hill

Jobs
grade B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$71,326
National
$62,843

Similar Places

Places like Drexel Hill
More

Drexel Hill Reviews

Rating 3.71 out of 5  106 reviews
Selecting a category below will take you to another page
All Categories
Rating 5 out of 5  
Start Your Review of Drexel Hill
Rate It!
Rating 4 out of 5  
Rating 3 out of 5  

add-to-list