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Rittenhouse
  • Neighborhood in Philadelphia, PA

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade C minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C
  3. Housing
    grade C
  4. Nightlife
    grade A+
  5. Good for Families
    grade B+
  6. Diversity
    grade B+
  7. Jobs
    grade C+
  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+

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Rittenhouse is a neighborhood in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania with a population of 24,601. Rittenhouse is in Philadelphia County and is one of the best places to live in Pennsylvania. Living in Rittenhouse offers residents a dense urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Rittenhouse there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Rittenhouse and residents tend to be liberal.

About

About Rittenhouse...
Population
24,601

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$730,157
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,991
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Dense Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    70%
  • Own
    30%
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Rittenhouse Rankings

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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
    110.5
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    3.9
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    205.2
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    185.5
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,130.9
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    19.7
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$109,676
National
$75,149
Families with Children
7%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    48%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    38%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    9%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    4%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    2%
    national  11%

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