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    D
  2. Crime & Safety
    C
  3. Housing
    C-
  4. Nightlife
    A+
  5. Good for Families
    C+
  6. Diversity
    A
  7. Jobs
    C
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    C+
  10. Health & Fitness
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  11. Outdoor Activities
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  12. Commute
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Point Breeze is a neighborhood in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania with a population of 18,332. Living in Point Breeze offers residents an urban feel and most residents own their homes. In Point Breeze there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Point Breeze and residents tend to be liberal.
About Point Breeze...
Population
18,332

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$152,577
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,026
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    44%
  • Own
    56%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
C
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    287.3
    282.7
  • Murder
    26.6
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    127.7
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    223.5
    500.1
  • Theft
    750.2
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    90.4
    284
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Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$36,538
National
$55,322
Families with Children
15%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    11%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    17%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    24%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    35%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    12%
    13%
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Point Breeze Reviews

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I love living in this neighborhood because it's close to lots of cool bars and restaurants. My biggest gripe is the lack of public trash cans! There is always tons of trash in the street, but I suppose that's not entirely specific to this neighborhood, but the city in general.
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My girlfriend, a few friends and I moved here in April of 2018 and we all love it. Point Breeze is a low key neighborhood with a few coffee shops, bars, and restaurants. It's the perfect location with its easy access to center city and also the major highways. The neighborhood gets more beautiful by the month.
Point Breeze is n upcoming neighborhood.
When I first moved in here,it looked really scary,but after living here for sometime,the neighborhood is fine.The neighbors are friendly,and people tend to manage their own business