Diamond Street, Philadelphia, PA

Diamond Street Neighborhood Guide Philadelphia, PA

About

Located in North Philadelphia, Diamond Street is a mostly residential neighborhood with a rich history and diverse culture. The area is known for its beautiful Victorian-style townhouses and close proximity to Temple University. Just off the Broad Street (Route 611) and close to the I-676, Diamond Street has easy access to other parts of Philadelphia and beyond. It's also home to the Diamond Park, a popular local green space.

What You Will Love About diamond street, philadelphia, pennsylvania

  • Rich in culture and history, Diamond Street offers a unique and diverse community feel.
  • The close proximity to Temple University makes it attractive to students and academics alike.
  • With easy access to the Broad Street and I-676, commuting in and out of the neighborhood is a breeze.
  • Diamond Park is a popular spot for relaxation, picnics, and recreational activities.

What’s Nearby

Diamond Street is just a short distance from the heart of downtown Philadelphia, with its vibrant arts scene, world-class dining, and shopping. It's also near the Philadelphia Museum of Art and the Philadelphia Zoo, two of the city's most popular attractions.

Lifestyle

Life on Diamond Street is a blend of academics, thanks to its proximity to Temple University, and urban residential living. The area boasts a mix of young professionals, families and students resulting in a vibrant, diverse and energetic community.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 154 restaurants, 31 grocery stores, and 12 parks within a mile of the Diamond Street neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    Lora Mini Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.1 miles

    1918 W Susquehanna Ave

  • GROCERY
    North Dauphin Grocery Store

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.2 miles

    1702 W Dauphin St

  • GROCERY
    Delgado Grocery

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.3 miles

    2368 N Cleveland St

  • GROCERY
    Hue Fusion Food Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.4 miles

    1601 Cecil B Moore Ave

  • GROCERY
    Tommy's Lunch Truck

    Dining and Drinking, Food Truck, Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.5 miles

    W Norris St

  • GROCERY
    Oriental Gourmet Chinese Food Truck

    Dining and Drinking, Food Truck, Restaurant, Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.5 miles

    1309 W Montgomery Ave

Diamond Street Apartments and Rentals

579 Rental properties in Diamond Street, Philadelphia, PA.

  • The Greenery - Student Housing property

    $1,500+

    The Greenery - Student Housing

    Studio–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    500–1050 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

  • The Berks property

    $1,400+

    The Berks

    1–4 Beds • 1–4 Baths

    4 Units Available

  • Skyline Apartments - Student Housing property

    $1,500+

    Skyline Apartments - Student Housing

    2–3 Beds • 1 Bath

    7 Units Available

  • Sharswood Crossing property

    $1,170+

    Sharswood Crossing

    2–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    776–1272 Sqft

    5 Units Available

  • Temple Nest Apartments property

    $1,500+

    Temple Nest Apartments

    2–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    1032 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

  • 901 Leland Street</br>Unit 102 UNIT 102 property

    $1,518

    901 Leland Street</br>Unit 102 UNIT 102

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    496 Sqft

    Available 8/1

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
2.8%
2.3%
utilities
3.3%
8.6%
food
1.8%
2.5%
transportation
0%
7.6%
healthcare
0%
7%

Diamond Street Demographics

people in their homes

Diamond Street Reviews

people smiling
  • Near Downtown

    Yes

    Say 6 of 7 renters

  • Near Schools

    Yes

    Say 5 of 7 renters

  • Near Grocery Stores

    Yes

    Say 4 of 7 renters

  • Busy Streets

    Yes

    Say 4 of 7 renters

  • Area Has Kids Play Outside

    No

    Say 4 of 7 renters

  • Noise Late At Night

    Yes

    Say 4 of 7 renters

Diamond Street Transportation

walk bike and transit

Cecil B. Moore Station

Train Stop

1700 N Broad St

SEPTA Route 4, 16: Stop ID

Bus Stop

Broad Street

SEPTA-North Broad

Train Stop

2693 N Broad St

Source: foursquare.com

Diamond Street Schools

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