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Living in Riverfront Philadelphia

Riverfront is the 19th most walkable neighborhood in Philadelphia with 1,536 residents.

Riverfront has excellent public transportation and is a biker’s paradise.

Nearby neighborhoods: Center City East, Wharton/Hawthorne/Bella Vista, Pennsport/Whitman/Queen, Fishtown, Poplar/Ludlow/Yorktowne, Center City West and South Philadelphia.

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Walk Score of Riverfront, Philadelphia, PA

Riverfront is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

Photo of Penn's Landing in Riverfront, Philadelphia

Penn's Landing

Photo of Delaware River Trail in Riverfront, Philadelphia

Delaware River Trail

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Riverfront Philadelphia.

Riverfront is the 19th most walkable neighborhood in Philadelphia with a Walk Score of 85.

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

Riverfront Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Riverfront to other Philadelphia neighborhoods.

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Name

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Transit Score

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Population

17 West Kensington 86 76 75 9,857
18 Fairhill 85 70 69 28,072
19 Riverfront 85 72 92 1,536
20 Haddington/Carroll Park 84 74 72 28,255
21 Mantua 83 79 87 15,735

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 239 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Riverfront.

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

Restaurant Choices Map

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thumbnail for Penn's LandingPenn's Landing is the waterfront area of the Center City along the Delaware River section of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Kevin Dauti
on Penn's Landing

Transit Score of Riverfront, Philadelphia, PA

Riverfront has Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips. Find Riverfront Philadelphia apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Riverfront has excellent public transportation and about 7 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

Bike Score of Riverfront, Philadelphia, PA

Riverfront is a Biker’s Paradise

Daily errands can be accomplished on a bike.

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Crime in Riverfront

= Lowest Crime

Riverfront has less personal crime and more property crime per person than the Philadelphia average.

Riverfront Crime Rate

Compared to all Philadelphia neighborhoods.

How do you feel walking in Riverfront Philadelphia?

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Photo of Delaware River Trail in Riverfront, Philadelphia

Delaware River Trail

Photo of Delaware River Trail in Riverfront, Philadelphia

Delaware River Trail

thumbnail for Delaware River TrailWithout many on the trail, the river often provides incredibly serene moments of beauty.

jakekaskey
on Delaware River Trail

Riverfront is Talking About...

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