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Living in East Germantown Philadelphia

East Germantown is the 46th most walkable neighborhood in Philadelphia with 21,667 residents.

East Germantown has good public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Ogontz, Germantown, East Mount Airy, West Oak Lane, Logan/Fern Rock, Cedarbrook and Tioga/Nicetown.

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Walk Score of East Germantown, Philadelphia, PA

East Germantown is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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East Germantown Recreation Center

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in East Germantown Philadelphia.

East Germantown is the 46th most walkable neighborhood in Philadelphia with a Walk Score of 77.

Find apartments in Philadelphia's most walkable neighborhoods: Center City East, Center City West and Wharton/Hawthorne/Bella Vista.

East Germantown Neighborhood Ranking

Compare East Germantown to other Philadelphia neighborhoods.

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Population

44 Strawberry Mansion 77 65 64 20,239
45 West Oak Lane 77 61 65 31,391
46 East Germantown 77 64 63 21,667
47 Overbrook 77 68 57 29,205
48 Germantown 77 66 59 22,842

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 89 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in East Germantown.

People in East Germantown can walk to an average of 2 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Transit Score of East Germantown, Philadelphia, PA

East Germantown has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find East Germantown Philadelphia apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

East Germantown has good public transportation and about 8 bus and 1 rail lines passing through it.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from East Germantown on public transit.

Bike Score of East Germantown, Philadelphia, PA

East Germantown is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Crime in East Germantown

East Germantown has more violent crime and more property crime per person than the Philadelphia average.

East Germantown Crime Rate

Compared to all Philadelphia neighborhoods.

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