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Average Rent in Drexel Hill, PA

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Drexel Hill Studio - $895-
Drexel Hill 1 Bed - $1,025-12%
Drexel Hill 2 Beds - $1,560+4%
Last updated 6/20/2024

Local Guide

See what Drexel Hill, PA has to offer.

Local Reviews

Lots of students which is a diverse population. Farms nearby but don't produce as much as Irene produce

Very international area. Everyone gets along with purpose. It has a good mix of young and old and each look out for each other

The things I like most about my neighborhood is that schools, parks, grocery store are all walking distance

the people and space are unique. The stores and restaurants are unique .I like going to the arcade .

I love my house. I like the fact that is convenient to work, shopping, highways etc. I like that I have my own parking spot

I like the parks and the friendly atmosphere. Everyone in the neighborhood knows everyone in the neighborhood.

Demographics

Education

High School

33%

Associate's

26%

Bachelor's

27%

Master's

12%

Doctorate

2%

Family Size

2 people

40%

3 people

25%

4 people

21%

5 people

11%

6+ people

3%

Household Income

0-50k

34%

50-100k

33%

100-150k

17%

150-200k

9%

200k+

8%

Age

0-10

13%

10-20

12%

20-45

35%

45-65

27%

65+

14%

Affordability

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

Last updated 6/20/2024

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Rent Trends

Average rent in Drexel Hill, PA

In Drexel Hill, PA, as of 2024, the average rent for apartments ranges from $895 to $1,560. Specifically, the average rent for a studio apartment in Drexel Hill, PA is $895. For those seeking a 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent is $1,025. And for a 2-bedroom apartment, renters can expect to pay an average of $1,560.

Annual Rent Change Over the Past 12 Months

Studio

-

Changed from $895 to $895
1 Bed

-12%

Changed from $1,165 to $1,025
2 Beds

+4%

Changed from $1,500 to $1,560
Last updated 6/20/2024

Rent Ranges

Apartment PricesProportion
0%
18%
41%
6%
35%

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City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Ardmore$2,425-13%
Cherry Hill$2,242-8%
King of Prussia$2,008+5%
Allentown$1,971+1%
Bala Cynwyd$1,947-18%
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Philadelphia$1,787-2%
Conshohocken$1,783-23%
Wilmington$1,605+3%
Bensalem$1,589+2%
Northeast Philadelphia$1,544-4%
Newark$1,495-1%
Reading$1,420-7%
Trenton$1,400-5%
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Ardmore$3,555-10%
Princeton$3,401-18%
Bala Cynwyd$2,914-1%
Cherry Hill$2,720-11%
Malvern$2,607-3%
King of Prussia$2,360-17%
West Chester$2,239-5%
Allentown$2,199+24%
Bethlehem$2,1450%
Philadelphia$1,925-8%
Wilmington$1,893+3%
Bensalem$1,866-2%
Northeast Philadelphia$1,849-5%
Conshohocken$1,812-36%
Reading$1,702+4%
Newark$1,662+5%
Trenton$1,600-10%

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Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

13%

15-30 Mins

26%

30-40 Mins

24%

40-60 Mins

24%

60+ Mins

13%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 6767

Walk Score®

Walkable

Yes

Say 23 of 33 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 27 of 33 renters

Percentage: 4141

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 25 of 33 renters

Area Amenities

Top Score

Retail Shops

4/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Drexel Hill's retail scene is in the bag.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. 52% fewer shops than average
  3. 50% fewer shops than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

4/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll labra-adore Drexel Hill.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. An average number of pet facilities
  3. A standard number of pet facilities compared to areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Looking good! Drexel Hill scores high for health and fitness.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. 62% fewer gyms than average
  3. 44% fewer gyms than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Filling stations in Drexel Hill are at full-throttle!

  1. A high number of gas stations per resident
  2. 39% more gas stations than average
  3. Significantly more gas stations than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Things are looking up, there's supermarkets to be found 'round here.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 82% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. 69% fewer grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

An average foodie scene: not too cold and not too hot.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 17% fewer restaurants than average
  3. 13% more restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too cold, not too hot. An average town for coffee.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 65% fewer coffee shops than average
  3. 17% fewer coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll need to stock up the mini-bar. Drexel Hill is running dry.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 40% fewer bars and clubs than average
  3. 25% more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too many park perks in Drexel Hill.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. 24% fewer parks than average
  3. 29% fewer parks than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You gotta Van Gogh somewhere else for art.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. 100% fewer fine art centers than average
  3. 100% fewer fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We have a bone to pick with this Drexel Hill's access to medical care.

  1. A high number of medical facilities per resident
  2. 25% more medical facilities than average
  3. 18% more medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Area Features

Area Has Litter

No

Say 32 of 33 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 30 of 33 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 29 of 33 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 28 of 33 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 28 of 33 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 27 of 33 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 27 of 33 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 26 of 33 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 26 of 33 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 25 of 33 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 24 of 33 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 23 of 33 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 22 of 33 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 21 of 33 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 18 of 33 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 18 of 33 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 23 of 33 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 23 of 33 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 26 of 33 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 29 of 33 renters

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Drexel Hill

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About

Drexel Hill, PA

Overview of Drexel Hill

Drexel Hill, PA, is located in Upper Darby Township in Delaware County and is considered part of the Philadelphia metropolitan area. It's known as a family-friendly area, and residents enjoy the comforts of suburban living while being conveniently located just a few miles from the southwestern part of Philadelphia. Featuring four distinct seasons, fun activities and an unemployment rate that's lower than the national average, singles and families alike will find Drexel Hill is a great neighborhood to find an apartment.

Living in Drexel Hill

Upper Darby Township was settled by Europeans in the 1600s and became a defined area in 1787. Drexel Hill was active in the anti-slavery movement and became an important stop on the Underground Railroad. Currently, the population of Drexel Hill is greater than 28,500, and it's considered a well-educated town, with more than 62 percent of the population having earned a college degree.

If you're a family with children, you'll find plenty of fun activities when you rent an apartment in Drexel. The close proximity to Philadelphia makes it easy to visit the Philadelphia Zoo and the Please Touch Museum. The city is also only about an hour's drive from the fun to be had at Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom.

For the younger generation of professionals, you'll find that a rental in this neighborhood sports lots of opportunities to enjoy the night life as well as weekday lunches in local cafés. Try Crossroads Coffee for an afternoon cup of Joe, or head into Philadelphia for a nightclub experience at The Electric Factory or for a night of laughs at the Helium Comedy Club.

Most people who rent in the area get around via car, but there are some other ways you can travel. One of these is through two suburban trolley lines, operated by Septa, that run through the area. There are also several bus lines that go through Drexel Hill, so you can still get around your neighborhood easily if you'd rather not drive.

Apartments in Drexel Hill-Study

If you're a student who's renting in the area, there are lots of educational opportunities at your disposal. Drexel University, University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, Villanova University and Delaware County Community College are all within a few miles, making for an easy commute.

Apartments in Drexel Hill-Work

In Drexel Hill, the overall employment rate for residents is very good at over 94 percent, which is higher than average for both the state and the nation. The main areas of work are in the sectors of office, health care and manufacturing. Centra Healthcare, Drexel University and Comcast are all top employers in the area.

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