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Kingsessing
  • Neighborhood in Philadelphia, PA

Report Card

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

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Kingsessing is a neighborhood in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania with a population of 19,013. Kingsessing is in Philadelphia County. Living in Kingsessing offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Kingsessing there are a lot of bars and parks. Many families live in Kingsessing and residents tend to be liberal.

About

About Kingsessing...
Population
19,013

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$96,323
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$1,033
National
$1,096
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    48%
  • Own
    52%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    452.3
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    4.6
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    189.2
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    240
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    572.3
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    46.2
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$29,160
National
$64,994
Families with Children
21%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    6%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    10%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    41%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    12%
    national  11%

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