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    A+
  2. Crime & Safety
    A-
  3. Housing
    B+
  4. Nightlife
    B
  5. Good for Families
    A
  6. Diversity
    B-
  7. Jobs
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  8. Weather
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  9. Cost of Living
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  10. Health & Fitness
    A-
  11. Outdoor Activities
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  12. Commute
    B
Northampton Township is a suburb of Philadelphia with a population of 39,562. Northampton Township is in Bucks County and is one of the best places to live in Pennsylvania. Living in Northampton Township offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Northampton Township there are a lot of coffee shops and parks. Many retirees live in Northampton Township and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Northampton Township are highly rated.
About Northampton Township...
Population
39,562

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$392,200
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,638
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    11%
  • Own
    89%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
A-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    28
    283
  • Murder
    0
    6
  • Rape
    5
    41
  • Robbery
    13
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    46
    500
  • Theft
    297
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    30
    284
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Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$110,138
National
$55,322
Children
17%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    22%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    28%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    25%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    22%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    13%
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Nice, Family Friendly area. Home prices are a little high. School District is good. Road ways are over crowded, commute times are long. There is a nice variety of restaurants. Philadelphia is only about 20 minutes away.
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Northampton Township is a quiet town, with a strong sense of community. There are local markets to support the farmers, as well as a shopping center with a variety of stores. Within the township is a very good public school system, that has strong academics as well as sport teams and music and theatre programs.
Northampton Township is a beautiful suburb of Philadelphia. Crime rates are low. Great school district