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Homebuyers looking for a city that offers the full package should take note of Philadelphia, PA, or “The City of Brotherly Love”. Philadelphia is currently the 5th largest city in the U.S. by population and growing. The city’s population dipped over the past decade but has rebounded nicely since 2010, which bodes well for the Philadelphia real estate market and indicates the national appeal of the area.

The number of Philadelphia homes for sale has benefitted from the city’s central location. Philly rests within driving distance of Washington D.C., New York City, and Atlantic City, giving potential homeowners access to a wealth of career and tourism opportunities. Many new residents of Philadelphia are drawn to the city’s diverse and relatively temperate weather, as well. Summers are hot and muggy, while fall and spring are mild. Winter is cold with varying amounts of snowfall.

Perhaps the strongest reason to search for Philadelphia houses for sale comes from the city’s unique culture. Few cities in the United States can rival Philadelphia’s rich history, with the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, and the National Constitution Center all serving as key landmarks in Philadelphia’s historical tourism industry. Philadelphia also boasts an active museum community, hosting destinations like the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts and the Barnes Foundation.

But while so much of Philadelphia is centered around telling the story of our forefathers and other great leaders of the past, the city’s residents are adamant about forging their own identity as well. Homebuyers interested in Philadelphia real estate should be ready to cheer on the Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field or watch the Phillies play at Citizens Bank Park. They should be ready to embrace the Philly cheese steak and scarf down a soft pretzel every now and then. These institutions are sacred to Philadelphia, and a part of the city’s innate charm.

As home to a multitude of education and research centers, it’s no surprise that homebuyers across the country are seeking out Philadelphia homes for sale and are eager to root their families in such a wholesome environment. The city offers great schools for students of all ages, including some of the nation’s finest universities: The Art Institute of Philadelphia, Temple University, and the University of Pennsylvania.

Philadelphia offers all the convenience of big-city living with the charm and culture of a much smaller town. The city is trending upwards, with people all over the country bidding on Philadelphia real estate. To keep you from missing the boat, Prudential Fox & Roach offers real estate listings by city to help you find the home you’re looking for in a city you’ll love.

For more information about Philadelphia real estate and homes for sale, please contact a Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox & Roach agent today!

 

 

Most Recent Homes for Sale in 19121, Pa

1341 N MARSTON ST
$5,140,000 
1341 N MARSTON ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

18,912 sqft
Courtesy of Ryan McManus, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
2728 W MASTER ST
$450,000 
2728 W MASTER ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

4 Beds, 3/0 Baths
2,464 sqft
Courtesy of Eli Qarkaxhia, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
2127 N 15TH ST
$399,000 
2127 N 15TH ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

2,571 sqft
Courtesy of Jenna Staico, BHHS Fox & Roach-Art Museum
1332 N TANEY ST
$398,000 
1332 N TANEY ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,890 sqft
Courtesy of Jafar Maleki, BHHS Fox & Roach-CC Rittenhouse Hotel
3013 W CABOT ST
$308,000 
3013 W CABOT ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
868 sqft
Courtesy of Jafar Maleki, BHHS Fox & Roach-CC Rittenhouse Hotel
2440 W JEFFERSON ST #2
$300,000 
2440 W JEFFERSON ST #2
PHILADELPHIA, PA

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of Michael McCann, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
1266 N NEWKIRK ST
$299,900 Price reduced from $323,500 (-$23,600)
1266 N NEWKIRK ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

2 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,200 sqft
Courtesy of Linda Glass, BHHS Fox & Roach-Haverford
2440 W JEFFERSON ST #1
$275,000 
2440 W JEFFERSON ST #1
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of Michael McCann, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
1413 N MYRTLEWOOD ST
$230,000 
1413 N MYRTLEWOOD ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

2 Beds, 1/1 Bath
728 sqft
Courtesy of Frank DeFazio, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
2133 W MASTER ST
Courtesy of Ryan McManus, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
1206 N TAYLOR ST
Courtesy of Ryan McManus, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
1733 FRENCH ST
$150,000 
1733 FRENCH ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

4 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,044 sqft
Courtesy of Amin Beyah, BHHS Fox & Roach-Chestnut Hill
1310 N 24TH ST
Courtesy of Nadeen Hodge, BHHS Fox & Roach-CC Rittenhouse Hotel
2522 NICHOLAS ST
$110,000 Price reduced from $120,000 (-$10,000)
2522 NICHOLAS ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,056 sqft
Courtesy of Kristine Killingsworth, BHHS Fox & Roach-Art Museum
2503 INGERSOLL ST
$89,900 
2503 INGERSOLL ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
960 sqft
Courtesy of Nathan Naness, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
1754 N CROSKEY ST
Courtesy of Michael McCann, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
1431 N 28TH ST
$2,500 Price reduced from $2,550 (-$50)
1431 N 28TH ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

4 Beds, 3/0 Baths
2,400 sqft
Courtesy of Ryan McManus, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
1341 N MARSTON ST #2
$1,850 
1341 N MARSTON ST #2
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,164 sqft
Courtesy of Ryan McManus, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
1341 N MARSTON ST #1
$1,700 
1341 N MARSTON ST #1
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,164 sqft
Courtesy of Ryan McManus, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
1611 N 33RD ST #F1
$925 
1611 N 33RD ST #F1
PHILADELPHIA, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
3,135 sqft
Courtesy of Ellen Schraeder, BHHS Fox & Roach-CC 1818 Rittenhouse

19121, Pa Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
JAN-MAR 2018 76 $180,480 $100,500

19121, Pa School Districts

District Grades Zip Code Rating
ALLIANCE FOR PROGRESS CS (DISTRICT) K-6, K-8 19121 1
ARCHDIOCESE OF PHILADELPHIA K-12 19103 No Rating
PHILADELPHIA CITY K-12 19130 2
YOUNG SCHOLARS FREDERICK DOUGLAS CHARTER SCHOOL K-6, K-8 19121 1

19121, Pa School Rankings (FAQ)

SchoolDigger Performance Ratings provide an overview of a school's test performance. Based on a scale of 0-5.

19121 1 out of 5
PENNSYLVANIA 2 out of 5

19121, Pa School Parent Ratings (FAQ)

Niche Review Ratings are the overall ratings that are provided by either a Parent/Guardian, Teacher, Staff, Administrator, Student or Former Student. Based on a scale of 1-5.

19121
PENNSYLVANIA
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19121, Pa Population

Population, household and median age statistics are based primarily on the 2010 US Census data projected forward to the present day.

Population: 41,152
Households: 14,964
Median Age: 30

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