Parkside, Camden, NJ

Parkside Neighborhood Guide Camden, NJ

About

Parkside is a quaint neighborhood located in Camden, New Jersey, nestled between Baird Boulevard and Park Boulevard. This area is known for its green spaces and community-focused ethos. The highlight of the neighborhood is Farnham Park, a beautiful, sprawling green space ideal for outdoor activities. Additionally, Parkside has excellent connectivity with other parts of Camden, thanks to nearby roads such as Admiral Wilson Boulevard and Haddon Avenue.

What You Will Love About Parkside, Camden, New Jersey

  • There's a strong sense of community in Parkside, making it a friendly and welcoming neighborhood.
  • The abundance of green spaces, especially Farnham Park, offers residents plenty of opportunities for outdoor activities.
  • Easy access to convenient roadways makes commuting to other parts of Camden a breeze.
  • Residents enjoy the quiet, suburban feel, while still being close to the amenities of Camden.

What's Nearby

Parkside is conveniently near downtown Camden and the Cooper Grant area, which hosts a range of restaurants, shops, and entertainment options. It's also close to the Adventure Aquarium, which is a popular destination for families in the region. In addition, the neighborhood is just a short drive from the famous Walt Whitman House.

Lifestyle

In Parkside, life moves at a leisurely pace, as residents enjoy the suburban vibe yet still have access to Camden's amenities. Here, the lifestyle is balanced with outdoor activities in the many green spaces and city life amenities. The neighborhood offers a strong sense of community and is an ideal place for family living.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 83 restaurants, 33 grocery stores, and 6 parks within a mile of the Parkside neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    Fayers Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.3 miles

    1400 Haddon Ave

  • GROCERY
    New York SuperMarket

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store / Supermarket

    0.4 miles

    1301 Kaighn Ave

  • GROCERY
    Elizabeth Grocery

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.5 miles

    1501 Norris St

  • GROCERY
    Sun Wholesale

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store, Liquor Store

    0.5 miles

    2157 Admiral Wilson Blvd

  • GROCERY
    Martinez Food Market & Deli

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Gourmet Store, Grocery Store

    0.6 miles

    1123 Haddon Ave

  • GROCERY
    Pensauken Foods

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.7 miles

    7500 S Crescent Blvd

Parkside Apartments and Rentals

101 Rental properties in Parkside, Camden, NJ.

  • Bishop's View property

    $1,945+

    Bishop's View

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–3 Baths

    605–1501 Sqft

    6 Units Available

  • Washington Park Apartments property

    $1,100

    Washington Park Apartments

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    625 Sqft

    3 Units Available

  • Cooper River Plaza property

    $1,350+

    Cooper River Plaza

    Studio–2 Beds • 1 Bath

    444–1022 Sqft

    7 Units Available

  • 202 Park property

    $345+

    202 Park

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–3 Baths

    545–2151 Sqft

    Available 7/31

  • 135 Washington Ave property

    $2,500

    135 Washington Ave

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    1050 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 119 Hillcrest Ave #A property

    $1,400

    119 Hillcrest Ave #A

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    1440 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
4.3%
3.3%
utilities
2.5%
5.6%
food
1.3%
5.5%
transportation
1.8%
9.5%
healthcare
1.7%
6.5%

Parkside Demographics

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Parkside Reviews

people smiling
  • Near Downtown

    Yes

    Say 3 of 3 renters

  • Busy Streets

    No

    Say 2 of 3 renters

  • Nearby Parks

    Yes

    Say 2 of 3 renters

  • Nice Views

    Yes

    Say 2 of 3 renters

  • Area Has Kids Play Outside

    No

    Say 2 of 3 renters

  • Mostly Newer Buildings

    No

    Say 2 of 3 renters

Parkside Transportation

walk bike and transit

Car-Dependent

46/100
Walk Score®
The Walk Score© measures walkability on a scale of 0-100 based on walking routes to destinations such as dining and drinking, groceries, and shopping.

Very Bikeable

71/100
Bike Score®

Ferry Ave Patco

Train Stop

Camden, NJ 08103, United States

ABC Companies

Other

1494 Federal St

Mcgough Bus Company

Other

1435 River Ave

Source: foursquare.com

Parkside Schools

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