Stanton, Philadelphia, PA

Stanton Neighborhood Guide Philadelphia, PA

About

Stanton is a small, vibrant neighborhood located in North Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Known for being a residential enclave, it is surrounded by Broad Street, Indiana Avenue, and 16th Street, making it easy for residents to access the city's commercial hub. It is home to the historical Edwin Forrest Mansion and the Edgar Allan Poe National Historic Site. The neighborhood also boasts of several green spaces, like the popular Hunting Park.

What You Will Love about Stanton, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • The rich history reflected in the architecture and landmarks throughout the neighborhood.
  • Accessibility to city life with multiple transportation options along Broad Street.
  • The family-oriented community where people know each other and foster a close-knit living environment.
  • The surrounding green spaces that offer residents a chance to unwind and enjoy the outdoors.

What's Nearby

Stanton is just a short drive from downtown Philadelphia where you can explore the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Independence Hall, and The Franklin Institute. Additionally, the neighborhood lies close to Temple University and the bustling community of Fairhill, filled with shopping and dining experiences.

Lifestyle

Living in Stanton offers a diverse blend of urban-suburban mix lifestyle, with a strong sense of community among residents. It's perfect for those who enjoy city life but also appreciate the charm and familiarity of a close-knit neighborhood. The nearby parks and historical sites offer recreational activities and cultural immersion right at your doorstep.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 198 restaurants, 36 grocery stores, and 15 parks within a mile of the Stanton neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    Delgado Grocery

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.1 miles

    2368 N Cleveland St

  • GROCERY
    North Dauphin Grocery Store

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.1 miles

    1702 W Dauphin St

  • GROCERY
    Lora Mini Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.2 miles

    1918 W Susquehanna Ave

  • GROCERY
    Hope Plaza Thriftway

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store / Supermarket, Health Food Store

    0.4 miles

    2101 W Lehigh Ave

  • GROCERY
    Broad and Lehigh

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.5 miles

    2634 N Broad St

  • GROCERY
    Save-A-Lot

    Retail, Discount Store, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.5 miles

    2101 W Lehigh Ave

Stanton Apartments and Rentals

440 Rental properties in Stanton, Philadelphia, PA.

  • Skyline Apartments - Student Housing property

    $1,500+

    Skyline Apartments - Student Housing

    2–3 Beds • 1 Bath

    7 Units Available

  • The Berks property

    $1,400+

    The Berks

    1–4 Beds • 1–4 Baths

    4 Units Available

  • Temple Nest Apartments property

    $1,500+

    Temple Nest Apartments

    2–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    1032 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

  • 2233 N 7th St #209 property

    $1,583

    2233 N 7th St #209

    2 Beds • 2 Baths

    963 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 2233 N 7th St #319 property

    $1,500

    2233 N 7th St #319

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    879 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 2752 N Darien St property

    $1,000

    2752 N Darien St

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    728 Sqft

    1 Unit 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%

Stanton Demographics

people in their homes

Stanton Reviews

people smiling
  • Busy Streets

    Yes

    Say 3 of 6 renters

  • Mostly Older Buildings

    Yes

    Say 3 of 6 renters

  • Near Schools

    Yes

    Say 3 of 6 renters

  • Area Has Potholes

    Yes

    Say 3 of 6 renters

  • Nearby Parks

    No

    Say 4 of 6 renters

  • Quiet Area

    No

    Say 4 of 6 renters

Stanton Transportation

walk bike and transit

Very Walkable

81/100
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.

Bikeable

66/100
Bike Score®

Excellent Transit

71/100
2 bus stops, 8 train stops, 1 other stop

SEPTA Route 4, 16: Stop ID

Bus Stop

Broad Street

SEPTA-North Broad

Train Stop

2693 N Broad St

SEPTA BSL North Philadelphia Station

Train Stop

2700 N Broad St

Source: foursquare.com

Stanton Schools

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