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  2. Crime & Safety
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  4. Nightlife
    A+
  5. Good for Families
    B
  6. Diversity
    A-
  7. Jobs
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  8. Weather
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  9. Cost of Living
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  10. Health & Fitness
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Pennsport is a neighborhood in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania with a population of 9,808. Pennsport is in Philadelphia County and is one of the best places to live in Pennsylvania. Living in Pennsport offers residents an urban feel and most residents own their homes. In Pennsport there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Pennsport and residents tend to be liberal.
About Pennsport...
Population
9,808

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$232,002
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,094
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    32%
  • Own
    68%
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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
    43
    283
  • Murder
    0
    6
  • Rape
    41
  • Robbery
    96
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    117
    500
  • Theft
    522
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    53
    284
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Residents

Diversity
A-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$58,313
National
$55,322
Children
13%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    15%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    22%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    23%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    27%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    13%
    13%
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This neighborhood is changing. When I first moved here, it was relatively inexpensive. Now, that development has begun, its getting very pricey to live here and longtime residents are moving out
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South Philadelphia (Pennsport) has a great atmosphere, and great sense of community, and one of the safer areas of Philadelphia!
The development has begun with the Blatstein projects and other projects. This neighborhood will be much different in the coming years.