The map shows where residents in the Philadelphia metro area and surrounding areas believe are the best places to live. Areas such as Cheltenham, PA and Philadelphia, PA are also shown. Top areas are in purple and green, with less-desired areas in red.
The most desired areas tend to be in the central parts of the city, while more affordable homes are in the east regions.
Median house prices in Philadelphia, PA are $361,302, meaning Philadelphia homes are similar to the US median of $376,286. We analyzed a significant sample of cities with similar populations like Providence, RI and New York, NY, and found homes in Philadelphia cost less.
Compared to Pennsylvania, Philadelphia home prices are more expensive than the state's average of $275,631. These are the best neighborhoods as judged by the market: the places people most want to live. While these areas tend to have lower crime rates and higher quality of life, it is primarily a map of the best areas by median home value in Philadelphia, PA.
In regards to housing disparity, the quality of neighborhood within Philadelphia varies greatly.
Data Sources: U.S. Census, proprietary data mapping and analysis
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