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Average Rent in Philadelphia, PA

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Philadelphia Studio - $1,314-6%
Philadelphia 1 Bed - $1,787-2%
Philadelphia 2 Beds - $1,925-8%
Last updated 6/13/2024

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Local Reviews

What's unique is that it's chill and shi any all my favorite business is chick fil a because It's good asf and my bxch loves it too

Waking to bars & restaurants is so easy. Everything is close by. So many families, dogs & people my age.

The neighborhood is a quiet one with lots of places to go..the library..two nice places to eat dinner and hair saloons

It's quiet and safe with a country setting. My dog has room to run and we have room for company for gatherings without bothering anyone

There is nothing I Jair about it . Favorite business is Rosario's . I don't take family here bc it isn't nice

My neighbors are unique in every way they are wow and happy and wow and nice. They are nice and different and wow.

Demographics

Education

High School

53%

Associate's

19%

Bachelor's

19%

Master's

8%

Doctorate

1%

Family Size

2 people

41%

3 people

25%

4 people

20%

5 people

8%

6+ people

5%

Household Income

0-50k

49%

50-100k

28%

100-150k

12%

150-200k

5%

200k+

4%

Age

0-10

11%

10-20

9%

20-45

41%

45-65

24%

65+

14%

Affordability

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

Last updated 6/13/2024

*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 South Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

In Philadelphia, PA, as of 2024, the average rent for apartments ranges from $1,314 to $1,925. Specifically, the average rent for a studio apartment in South Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA is $1,314. For those seeking a 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent is $1,787. And for a 2-bedroom apartment, renters can expect to pay an average of $1,925.

Annual Rent Change Over the Past 12 Months

Studio

-6%

Changed from $1,398 to $1,314
1 Bed

-2%

Changed from $1,823 to $1,787
2 Beds

-8%

Changed from $2,092 to $1,925
Last updated 6/13/2024

Cost of Living

Compared to State Average

0.3%

Compared to National Average

1.9%

The cost of living in South Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA is 0.3% higher than the state average and 1.9% higher than the national average. South Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA housing is 2.3% less expensive than the U.S average, while utilities are about 8.6% more pricey. When it comes to basic necessities such as food and clothing, groceries are around 2.5% more in South Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA than in the rest of the country.

Healthcare services such as doctor check-ups and dentistry cost 7% less here compared to the U.S. average.
Cost of Living in South Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PACompared to State AverageCompared to National Average
Housing
2.8%
2.3%
Utilities
3.3%
8.6%
Food
1.8%
2.5%
Transportation
0%
7.6%
Healthcare
0%
7%

Compare Other Cities

CityStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Cherry Hill$2,013-4%
Bensalem$1,634-44%
West Chester$1,562+4%
Wilmington$1,5570%
Hamilton$1,500+7%
Pennsauken$1,350+3%
Philadelphia$1,314-6%
Reading$1,305-3%
Levittown$1,250+2%
Pottstown$1,035+18%
Newark$1,0250%
Trenton$7210%
City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Cherry Hill$2,242-8%
Pennsauken$1,920-3%
West Chester$1,887-3%
Hamilton Township$1,847+23%
Philadelphia$1,787-2%
Hamilton$1,717-19%
Wilmington$1,605+3%
Levittown$1,590-2%
Bensalem$1,589+2%
Northeast Philadelphia$1,544-4%
Newark$1,495-1%
Reading$1,420-7%
Trenton$1,400-5%
Coatesville$1,301-9%
Pottstown$1,232+26%
Vineland$1,125+20%
Camden$995+8%
Upper Darby$960-7%
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Cherry Hill$2,720-11%
Hamilton Township$2,300--
West Chester$2,239-5%
Pennsauken$2,173+12%
Hamilton$1,945-28%
Philadelphia$1,925-8%
Wilmington$1,893+3%
Levittown$1,867+2%
Bensalem$1,866-2%
Northeast Philadelphia$1,849-5%
Reading$1,702+4%
Newark$1,662+5%
Trenton$1,600-10%
Pottstown$1,390-3%
Coatesville$1,290-27%
Vineland$1,275+18%
Upper Darby$1,250+4%
Camden$1,192+2%

Compare Neighborhoods

West Oak Lane

$950

1 Bed Avg. Rent

East Germantown

$1,000

1 Bed Avg. Rent

North Delaware

$1,000

1 Bed Avg. Rent

What are the most affordable neighborhoods in Philadelphia, PA?

For renters in Philadelphia seeking more affordable options, the neighborhoods to watch are West Oak Lane, East Germantown, and North Delaware, where average rents for 1-bedroom apartments stand at $950, $1,000, and $1,000 respectively. Additional areas offering value are Walnut Hill and Fox Chase, where the rents are $1,050 and $1,062, a favorable comparison to Philadelphia's overall 1-bedroom average of $1,787.

What are the most expensive neighborhoods in Philadelphia, PA?

In Philadelphia, the neighborhoods commanding the highest rents are University City, Center City, and Avenue of the Arts North. A 1-bedroom apartment in University City averages at $2,215, in Center City it averages $2,077, and in Avenue of the Arts North, the average is $2,061. For additional high-end living options, Rittenhouse Square offers 1-bedroom apartments at $1,995, and Northern Liberties at $1,962. These rates compare to the overall average rent of $1,787 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Philadelphia, highlighting the premium nature of these specific neighborhoods.

What are the most popular neighborhoods in Philadelphia, PA?

In Philadelphia, the most sought-after neighborhoods for renters include Strawberry Mansion, Lower North, and Brewerytown. In Strawberry Mansion, the average rent for a 1-bedroom apartment is $1,250. Lower North sees average rents of $1,408 for a 1-bedroom unit. Brewerytown offers similar appeal with 1-bedroom apartments averaging $1,462. For those seeking other popular areas, North Central presents 1-bedroom apartments at $1,215, and Avenue of the Arts North at $2,061. These prices are set against the backdrop of the city-wide average of $1,787 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Philadelphia, underscoring the popularity of these particular neighborhoods.

NeighborhoodStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Northern Liberties$1,970+24%
West Mount Airy$1,750+94%
Francisville$1,550+72%
East Falls$1,525+9%
Belmont$1,500--
Avenue of the Arts North$1,500-9%
Rittenhouse Square$1,475+4%
Old City$1,475-15%
Fishtown$1,450+9%
Fairmount - Art Museum$1,450+4%
River Wards$1,444+32%
Chestnut Hill$1,424+24%
University City$1,400+7%
West Philadelphia$1,369+5%
West Kensington$1,338--
Center City$1,322-10%
Lower North$1,300-7%
Strawberry Mansion$1,300-2%
Point Breeze$1,284-4%
Spring Garden$1,275+21%
Walnut Hill$1,265+27%
Graduate Hospital$1,260-12%
Mantua$1,2500%
West Powelton$1,246-4%
Roxborough$1,245-7%
Lower Northwest$1,222-5%
Brewerytown$1,200-14%
South Philadelphia$1,198-10%
East Mount Airy$1,165+37%
Washington Square West$1,095-13%
Bridesburg$1,095--
Upper North District$1,087+11%
Cobbs Creek$1,050-12%
Kensington$962-13%
Fox Chase$962+27%
North Central$960+2%
Southwest Philadelphia$900-20%
Overbrook$884-7%
Cedar Park$870+4%
Hartranft$850-6%
Kingsessing$850--
Upper North Philadelphia$850-3%
Frankford$845--
Richmond$750--
East Germantown$700--
Neighborhood1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Center City$2,077-4%
Avenue of the Arts North$2,061+3%
Rittenhouse Square$1,995+3%
Northern Liberties$1,962+2%
Old City$1,900-6%
Washington Square West$1,7950%
Chestnut Hill$1,766+14%
Fishtown$1,697+1%
Graduate Hospital$1,695-3%
West Powelton$1,615-8%
Kensington$1,597-11%
River Wards$1,570-5%
West Philadelphia$1,552-14%
Francisville$1,518-11%
Roxborough$1,500-6%
Lower Northwest$1,497-4%
West Mount Airy$1,475+18%
East Falls$1,474-13%
Brewerytown$1,462-11%
West Kensington$1,450-3%
Point Breeze$1,435-1%
South Philadelphia$1,430+3%
Spring Garden$1,412-6%
Lower North$1,408-6%
Fairmount - Art Museum$1,400-20%
Cedar Park$1,375+6%
East Mount Airy$1,375+15%
Overbrook$1,365-7%
Somerton$1,310--
Upper North Philadelphia$1,300+33%
Bridesburg$1,295--
Hartranft$1,281-1%
Southwest Philadelphia$1,275+8%
Mantua$1,275+14%
Grays Ferry$1,250+4%
Strawberry Mansion$1,250-22%
Kingsessing$1,250-12%
Frankford$1,250+47%
North Central$1,2150%
Belmont$1,215-6%
Richmond$1,195+117%
Cobbs Creek$1,175-2%
Upper North District$1,170+2%
Mayfair$1,095--
Fox Chase$1,062+16%
Walnut Hill$1,050-9%
East Germantown$1,000-5%
North Delaware$1,000-9%
West Oak Lane$950-17%
Neighborhood2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Old City$2,645-7%
Chestnut Hill$2,549+56%
Northern Liberties$2,474-23%
Kensington$2,400+30%
Fishtown$2,395+9%
Washington Square West$2,3050%
Somerton$2,150+8%
Overbrook$2,100+87%
Avenue of the Arts North$2,000-15%
Fairmount - Art Museum$2,000+29%
Graduate Hospital$1,9950%
River Wards$1,960-1%
East Falls$1,914-16%
Francisville$1,895+6%
West Mount Airy$1,875+11%
Lower Northwest$1,856-1%
Roxborough$1,847-3%
Spring Garden$1,825-17%
North Delaware$1,800+50%
South Philadelphia$1,797+2%
Point Breeze$1,795+20%
Mantua$1,775-11%
Grays Ferry$1,750--
Brewerytown$1,700-7%
West Philadelphia$1,695-9%
West Powelton$1,695-6%
West Kensington$1,695-6%
East Mount Airy$1,695-15%
East Germantown$1,650--
Lower North$1,609-10%
Upper North Philadelphia$1,605-8%
Kingsessing$1,595-3%
Richmond$1,585-1%
Walnut Hill$1,554+16%
Strawberry Mansion$1,550-38%
Southwest Philadelphia$1,505+8%
North Central$1,5000%
Bridesburg$1,500--
Hartranft$1,495-11%
Cobbs Creek$1,421+18%
West Oak Lane$1,375+10%
Upper North District$1,372+7%
Fox Chase$1,335-7%
Belmont$1,325-9%
Cedar Park$1,250-32%
Frankford$950--

Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

16%

15-30 Mins

37%

30-40 Mins

24%

40-60 Mins

14%

60+ Mins

10%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 8686

Walk Score®

Walkable

Yes

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Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 16 of 24 renters

Percentage: 7878

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

No

Say 14 of 24 renters

Percentage: 6363

Transit Score®

They Are Located Near Public Transportation

Yes

Say 16 of 24 renters

Need A Car

No

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Area Amenities

Top Score

Grocery Stores

4.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

There are some super markets around here.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 98% more grocery stores than average
  3. 28% more grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

4.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You won't have to drive far to fill up around here.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. 97% more gas stations than average
  3. A standard number of gas stations compared to areas of a similar size

Childcare

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

No need for a tantrum - childcare options abound in South Philadelphia Philadelphia.

  1. A high number of daycares per resident
  2. 98% more daycares than average
  3. 47% more daycares than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The restaurant scene here is really cooking with gas.

  1. A high number of restaurants per resident
  2. 98% more restaurants than average
  3. 47% more restaurants than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Happy hour starts at six around here.

  1. A high number of bars and clubs per resident
  2. 98% more bars and clubs than average
  3. 52% more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

If you love to shop, South Philadelphia Philadelphia is a good fit.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. 97% more shops than average
  3. 6% more shops than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

More of a gem than germ, this South Philadelphia Philadelphia is not too bad for medical care.

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. 97% more medical facilities than average
  3. 12% more medical facilities 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. 97% more coffee shops than average
  3. 15% more coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Parks

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

There's fresh air to be had here.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. 96% more parks than average
  3. 63% fewer parks than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Cardio is hale and hardy in South Philadelphia Philadelphia.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. 83% more gyms than average
  3. Far fewer gyms than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Who's an ok boy? South Philadelphia Philadelphia doesn't deserve many treats.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. 94% more pet facilities than average
  3. 63% fewer pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Theaters

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

South Philadelphia Philadelphia sits in the middle of the pack for theater.

  1. Few theaters per resident
  2. 96% more theaters than average
  3. 17% more theaters than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

It's just about fine for fine art. An average score.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. 94% more fine art centers than average
  3. 24% fewer fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Amusement Parks

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not exactly a Tilt-a-Whirl, but there's fun to be had.

  1. Few amusement parks per resident
  2. 89% more amusement parks than average
  3. Far fewer amusement parks than areas of a similar size

Hospitals

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

South Philadelphia Philadelphia gets the all clear for hospitals.

  1. Few hospitals per resident
  2. 97% more hospitals than average
  3. 37% fewer hospitals than areas of a similar size

Area Features

Noise Late At Night

No

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Area Has Litter

No

Say 18 of 24 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 17 of 24 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 16 of 24 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 16 of 24 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 15 of 24 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 14 of 24 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

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Busy Streets

Yes

Say 12 of 24 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

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Near Highways

No

Say 13 of 24 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 13 of 24 renters

Near Downtown

No

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Pet Friendly

No

Say 14 of 24 renters

Safe For Families

No

Say 16 of 24 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 16 of 24 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 17 of 24 renters

Quiet Area

No

Say 18 of 24 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 21 of 24 renters

Maintained Yards

No

Say 21 of 24 renters

Schools

Percentage: 3/53/5

School Score

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

Top Schools in South Philadelphia Philadelphia

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