CITY LANDING: About Philadelphia

Learn more about the city of Philadelphia by reading about the specific demographics and lifestyle that is unique to this city area. This includes local information such as age ranges, population, income, households, schools, search tips, restaurants, shopping, local flavor and more. Knowing the area of Philadelphia will be essential if you are going to consider renting in Philadelphia. You can also view apartments for rent in Philadelphia, PA by clicking the link and search box below.

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Philadelphia Demographic Information

  • Age Ranges  
    0-9: 13.75%
    10-17: 11.48%
    18-29: 18.53%
    30-39: 14.64%
    40-49: 13.82%
    50-64: 13.67%
    65 & Over: 14.11%
  • Population  
    Land Area: 135.09 sq mi
    Total Population: 1,530,873
    Population Density Ranking (National): 90th percentile
    Population Density Ranking (State): 85th percentile
    Population Growth Rate: 0
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (National): 8th percentile
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (State): 24th percentile
  • Income  
    Median Income: $32,063
    Average Income Households W/ Children: $43,843
    Median Income Ranking (National): 27th percentile
    Median Income Ranking (State): 26th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (National): 32nd percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (State): 28th percentile
  • Households  
    Married: 33rd percentile
    Single: 67th percentile
    Married With Children: 14th percentile
    Married With No Children: 19th percentile
    Single With Children: 14th percentile
    Single With No Children: 53rd percentile
  • Schools  
    School District Name: PHILADELPHIA CITY SD
    Student/Teacher Ratio: 16.59 : 1

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