Pennypack Woods, Philadelphia, PA

Pennypack Woods Neighborhood Guide Philadelphia, PA

About

Pennypack Woods is a tranquil residential neighborhood located in the Northeast section of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, bordered by Roosevelt Boulevard and the picturesque Pennypack Park. Marked by its close-knit community and charming homes, this neighborhood offers a peaceful suburban lifestyle while retaining the convenience of city living. Pennypack Woods is well-supported by a network of bus lines and is just minutes away from the I-95, offering easy access to the rest of the city.

What You Will Love about Pennypack Woods, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • The serene environment and proximity to Pennypack Park, which offers a plethora of outdoor activities such as biking, hiking, and wildlife viewing.
  • The neighborhood's sense of community, with regular neighborhood events and gatherings.
  • The convenience of city living with accessible transportation options and nearby amenities.

What’s Nearby

Pennypack Woods is just minutes away from the bustling Roosevelt Mall for shopping needs and a selection of dining options. It is also in close proximity to the historic Pennypack Creek and the Philadelphia Mills, an outlet mall boasting numerous stores and entertainment options.

Lifestyle

The lifestyle in Pennypack Woods is a balanced blend of suburban peace and city convenience. Residents enjoy quiet, tree-lined streets, well-maintained homes, and community-oriented activities, coupled with easy access to the vibrant city life of Philadelphia.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 62 restaurants, 21 grocery stores, and 4 parks within a mile of the Pennypack Woods neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    PJP Marketplace

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.4 miles

    8920 Frankford Ave

  • GROCERY
    Billows Electric Supply

    Business and Professional Services, Home Improvement Service, Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.4 miles

    8716A Frankford Ave

  • GROCERY
    Frankford Candy & Chocolate Co.

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Candy Store, Chocolate Store, Grocery Store

    1.0 mile

    9300 Ashton Rd

  • GROCERY
    Aldi

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.1 miles

    3320 Grant Ave

  • SHOPPING
    Grant and Academy Shopping Center

    Retail, Shopping Plaza

    1.1 miles

    9499 Academy Rd

  • GROCERY
    Redner's Markets

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.1 miles

    9451 Academy Rd

Pennypack Woods Apartments and Rentals

61 Rental properties in Pennypack Woods, Philadelphia, PA.

  • Salem Harbour Riverfront Resort property

    $1,691+

    Salem Harbour Riverfront Resort

    1–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    730–1175 Sqft

    Available 8/13

  • Joshua House property

    $1,305+

    Joshua House

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    650–1156 Sqft

    Available 8/10

  • Holme Circle Apartments property

    $1,225+

    Holme Circle Apartments

    1–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    550–850 Sqft

    2 Units Available

  • Fountain Gardens property

    Contact for Price

    Fountain Gardens

    Studio–2 Beds • 1 Bath

    600–825 Sqft

    Not Available

  • Blue Grass Estates property

    $835+

    Blue Grass Estates

    1–3 Beds • 1 Bath

    460–1050 Sqft

    Available Now

  • St. Regis Apartments property

    $985+

    St. Regis Apartments

    1–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    650–1100 Sqft

    Not Available

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%

Pennypack Woods Demographics

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Pennypack Woods Reviews

people smiling
  • Busy Streets

    No

    Say 6 of 6 renters

  • Noise Late At Night

    No

    Say 5 of 6 renters

  • Near Grocery Stores

    Yes

    Say 5 of 6 renters

  • Area Has Kids Play Outside

    Yes

    Say 4 of 6 renters

  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 4 of 6 renters

  • Nearby Parks

    Yes

    Say 4 of 6 renters

Pennypack Woods Transportation

walk bike and transit

Somewhat Walkable

61/100
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

74/100
Bike Score®

Some Transit

48/100
1 bus stop, 1 train stop, 1 other stop

SEPTA Route 19, 50: Stop ID

Bus Stop

Ashton Road

Great Dane Trailers

Other

4800 Pennypack St

Holmesburg Junction Station

Train Stop

4799 Rhawn St

Source: foursquare.com

Pennypack Woods Schools

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