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Apartments for rent in Jenkintown, PA

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See what Jenkintown, PA has to offer.

Who Lives Here

Jenkintown Demographics

Education

High School

22%

Associate's

16%

Bachelor's

39%

Master's

18%

Doctorate

5%

Family Size

2 people

45%

3 people

20%

4 people

21%

5 people

8%

6+ people

7%

Household Income

0-50k

29%

50-100k

14%

100-150k

28%

150-200k

13%

200k+

16%

Age

0-10

13%

10-20

12%

20-45

31%

45-65

26%

65+

18%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Jenkintown?

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
Feb '24$1000$1350$1665$2425
Jan '24$1000$1350$1665$2425
Dec '23$1000$1350$1665$2425
Nov '23$1000$1350$1665$2425
Oct '23$1000$1350$1665$2425
Sep '23$1000$1350$1665$2425
Aug '23$1000$1350$1665$2425
Jul '23$1000$1350$1665$2425
Jun '23$1000$1350$1665$2425
May '23$1000$1350$1665$2425
Apr '23$1000$1350$1665$2425
Mar '23$1000$1350$1665$2425
Feb '23$1000$1350$1665$2425

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Getting Around Jenkintown

Jenkintown Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

19%

15-30 Mins

26%

30-40 Mins

23%

40-60 Mins

25%

60+ Mins

7%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 6666

Walk Score®

Walkable

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 4 of 4 renters

Percentage: 4141

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Top Scores: Art, Medicine, Grocery

Things To Do In Jenkintown

Top Score

Fine Arts

4/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Jenkintown is a masterpiece for fine art lovers.

  1. A high number of fine art centers per resident
  2. 24% more fine art centers than average
  3. 92% more fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

4/5 stars based on undefined reviews

This place is no sight for sore eyes. Plenty of docs in Jenkintown.

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. 100% fewer medical facilities than average
  3. 100% fewer medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Suffice to say, this place is great for groceries.

  1. A high number of grocery stores per resident
  2. 73% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. 6% fewer grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Sit. Stay. Good boy. Jenkintown is a good place for pets.

  1. A high number of pet facilities per resident
  2. 26% fewer pet facilities than average
  3. 9% fewer pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The restaurant scene here is really cooking with gas.

  1. A high number of restaurants per resident
  2. 62% fewer restaurants than average
  3. 34% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Things are heating up. Jenkintown gets a solid score for coffee.

  1. A high number of coffee shops per resident
  2. 65% fewer coffee shops than average
  3. 41% fewer coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Happy hour starts at six around here.

  1. A high number of bars and clubs per resident
  2. 40% fewer bars and clubs than average
  3. 33% fewer bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We'd be gym buddies with Jenkintown.

  1. A high number of gyms per resident
  2. 49% fewer gyms than average
  3. 18% more gyms than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The shopping scene here is a size medium.

  1. A high number of shops per resident
  2. An average number of shops
  3. 18% more shops than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The road is less traveled for filling the tank up in Jenkintown.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. 87% fewer gas stations than average
  3. 83% fewer gas stations than areas of a similar size

Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too many park perks in Jenkintown.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. 100% fewer parks than average
  3. 100% fewer parks than areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

Jenkintown Features

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 4 of 4 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Busy Streets

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Noise Late At Night

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 4 of 4 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 4 of 4 renters

Jenkintown Education

Schools

Percentage: 3/53/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Jenkintown

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What You Need to Know

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All About

Living in Jenkintown, PA

A small town located in Pennsylvania, Jenkintown has just over 4,000 residents. The town's population, at an average age of just under 40, is younger than most cities in Pennsylvania. Just 35% of residents rent in Jenkintown, as most own their homes. With an average rent of $1,379 per month, exceeding the state average by $462/month, relatively high rent costs may be playing a role in the higher levels of ownership.

Jenkintown residents have an average commute of about 32 minutes, slower than the state average of about 28 minutes. Many residents (35%) commute to work by car or truck, while public transit is used by just 9% of the population. Not many residents (2%) walk to work, though the number exceeds the national average.

There are four primary industries in Jenkintown: healthcare, education, scientific, and retail. Together, these industries account for 30% of the workforce in the town. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, 9% of the town's population works in sales, which ranks as the top career path in the town. Jenkintown workers take home an average annual income of about $96K, about $32,000 more than the average Pennsylvania resident. The town's average income also compares favorably to the national average of $73,345. Jenkintown has a high concentration of residents older than 25 with advanced degrees compared to the national average (7%), as 14% have earned a Master's or a Doctorate. In addition, 24% possess a Bachelor's degree, which also outpaces the national average.