Secane, PA is located in Delaware County just 13 miles southeast of Philadelphia. With approximately 7,000 residents in the area, Secane allows families to live a quiet lifestyle with many suburban attractions. The town is surrounded by parks and green space that allow residents to spend time outdoors throughout the year. Search for Secane apartments for rent, and find a new home in the Keystone State.
Delaware County was first settled in 1682 when William Penn founded the province of Pennsylvania. The area was known for its lush farmland and thriving shipbuilding industry. Today, Secane is a popular bedroom community for people who work and study in Philadelphia. With a low crime rate, affordable housing prices, and easy access to public transportation, the town makes a great home for people of all ages. Residents can enjoy close proximity to Philadelphia without paying high living expenses. Delaware County's cost of living index of 101.7 is consistent with the national average.
The John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge is located in the area, and works to preserve the largest freshwater tidal marsh in Pennsylvania. Visitors can take advantage of the refuge's walks and nature programs to enjoy birding, beautiful sunsets, nature exploration, and flower walks. The Rolling Green Golf Club is also nearby, and invites local residents to enjoy a round of golf during the warmer months. As no. 78 on Golfweek's Top 100 Classic Courses in the United States, this course allows golfers of all levels to perfect their swings. Residents in Secane also head to Philadelphia to partake in the city's events, including the Philadelphia Freedom Festival, First Friday Art Gallery Walk, Christmas at Longwood Gardens, and First Person Arts Festival.
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