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East Falls
  • Neighborhood in Philadelphia, PA

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

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East Falls is a neighborhood in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania with a population of 9,966. East Falls is in Philadelphia County and is one of the best places to live in Pennsylvania. Living in East Falls offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In East Falls there are a lot of bars, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in East Falls and residents tend to be liberal.

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About East Falls...
Population
9,966

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$286,060
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,340
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    56%
  • Own
    44%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    61.4
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    81.9
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    276.4
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,167
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    51.2
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$82,034
National
$62,843
Families with Children
15%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    37%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    37%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    13%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    10%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    national  12%

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