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  1. Public Schools
    D+
  2. Crime & Safety
    B-
  3. Housing
    C
  4. Nightlife
    B+
  5. Good for Families
    C+
  6. Diversity
    A-
  7. Jobs
    C
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    B-
  10. Health & Fitness
    B+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A
  12. Commute
    B
Academy Gardens is a neighborhood in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania with a population of 6,063. Living in Academy Gardens offers residents an urban feel and most residents own their homes. In Academy Gardens there are a lot of bars, coffee shops, and parks. Many families, young professionals, and retirees live in Academy Gardens and residents tend to be liberal.
About Academy Gardens...
Population
6,063

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$198,307
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$698
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    40%
  • Own
    60%
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Academy Gardens Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    49
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    16.3
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    114.4
    500.1
  • Theft
    686.5
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    49
    284
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Residents

Diversity
A-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$54,682
National
$55,322
Children
17%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    7%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    15%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    25%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    46%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    7%
    13%
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Academy Gardens Reviews

5
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Restaurant choices are excellent. Whether you like American, Italian, Chinese, they are all available.
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There are a variety of stores in my area. Both small businesses and large department stores. Usually the large department stores have the better prices and better selections.
I am a high school student and currently unemployed. I am having a difficult time finding a part time job.