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Who Lives Here

West Kensington Philadelphia Demographics

Education

High School

68%

Associate's

17%

Bachelor's

12%

Master's

3%

Doctorate

0%

Family Size

2 people

41%

3 people

21%

4 people

15%

5 people

15%

6+ people

8%

Household Income

0-50k

74%

50-100k

19%

100-150k

4%

150-200k

2%

200k+

1%

Age

0-10

10%

10-20

14%

20-45

39%

45-65

27%

65+

10%

Affordability

How expensive is it in West Kensington Philadelphia?

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
Feb '24$1230$1500$1650$1750
Jan '24$1250$1408$1620$1850
Dec '23$1230$1362$1620$1995
Nov '23$1230$1429$1700$1800
Oct '23$1295$1495$1725$1800
Sep '23$1295$1495$1600$1900
Aug '23$1295$1480$1650$2095
Jul '23$1295$1430$1700$2100
Jun '23$1268$1495$1800$2090
May '23$1242$1495$1800$2150
Apr '23$1216$1495$1800$2200
Mar '23$1190$1525$1700$2100
Feb '23$1190$1550$1700$2100

*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 West Kensington Philadelphia

West Kensington Philadelphia Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

16%

15-30 Mins

30%

30-40 Mins

26%

40-60 Mins

12%

60+ Mins

16%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 8888

Walk Score®

Percentage: 7979

Bike Score®

Percentage: 7272

Transit Score®

Top Scores: Grocery, Parks, Hospital

Things To Do In West Kensington Philadelphia

Top Score

Grocery Stores

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not bad on the supermarket score. West Kensington Philadelphia gets an average rating.

  1. A high number of grocery stores per resident
  2. 83% more grocery stores than average
  3. 60% more grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Parks

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

There's fresh air to be had here.

  1. A high number of parks per resident
  2. 90% more parks than average
  3. 53% more parks than areas of a similar size

Hospitals

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

West Kensington Philadelphia gets the all clear for hospitals.

  1. A high number of hospitals per resident
  2. 97% more hospitals than average
  3. 80% more hospitals than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

West Kensington Philadelphia serves up a dining scene that's only lukewarm.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 71% more restaurants than average
  3. A standard number of restaurants compared to areas of a similar size

Coffee

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The coffee scene is lukewarm in West Kensington Philadelphia.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 61% more coffee shops than average
  3. 33% fewer coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll need to stock up the mini-bar. West Kensington Philadelphia is running dry.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 77% more bars and clubs than average
  3. 18% more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Childcare

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

West Kensington Philadelphia is low on childcare options so get on the waiting list early.

  1. A high number of daycares per resident
  2. 84% more daycares than average
  3. 20% more daycares than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The retail inventory is low in West Kensington Philadelphia.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. 70% more shops than average
  3. 33% fewer shops than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll have to workout somewhere else to keep fit.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. An average number of gyms
  3. A standard number of gyms compared to areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

West Kensington Philadelphia could do with more oppawtunities for pets.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. 68% more pet facilities than average
  3. A standard number of pet facilities compared to areas of a similar size

Theaters

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Hiding in the dressing room? West Kensington Philadelphia has a quiet theater scene.

  1. Few theaters per resident
  2. An average number of theaters
  3. A standard number of theaters compared to areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You gotta Van Gogh somewhere else for art.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. An average number of fine art centers
  3. A standard number of fine art centers compared to areas of a similar size

Amusement Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

In need of a lift: West Kensington Philadelphia is light on amusement parks.

  1. Few amusement parks per resident
  2. An average number of amusement parks
  3. A standard number of amusement parks compared to areas of a similar size

Medical Care

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We have a bone to pick with this West Kensington Philadelphia's access to medical care.

  1. A high number of medical facilities per resident
  2. 84% more medical facilities than average
  3. 30% more medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Honk if you see a gas station.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. 40% more gas stations than average
  3. Far fewer gas stations than areas of a similar size

West Kensington Philadelphia Education

Schools

Top Schools in West Kensington Philadelphia

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West Kensington Apartments for Rent - Philadelphia, PA

Looking for an apartment in West Kensington, a metropolitan neighborhood near Philadelphia, PA? This is a renter-friendly community, with 60% of locals renting their homes. There are a variety of transportation options in West Kensington. While you'll probably need a car, it may not be necessary for everything. The average commute in West Kensington takes about 30 minutes.