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205 South 42nd Street

205 South 42nd Street

Commute to Downtown Philadelphia

Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips.

Biker’s Paradise

Flat as a pancake, excellent bike lanes.

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About this Location

205 South 42nd Street

205 South 42nd Street has a Walk Score of 98 out of 100. This location is a Walker’s Paradise so daily errands do not require a car.

This location is in the University City neighborhood in Philadelphia. Nearby parks include Clark Park, Lee Park and Clark Park.

Nearby schools include Penn Alexander School, Paul Robeson High School for Human Services and Phila Elwyn Institute.

The closest grocery stores are International Foods & Spices, Makkah Market and Supreme Shop n Bag.

Nearby coffee shops include Cafe Renata, Saxbys Coffee University of Pennsylvania and Capogiro Gelato Artisans. Nearby restaurants include Wishbone, Pasqually`s Pasta & Pizza and New Number One Chinese Restaurant.

205 South 42nd Street is near Hamilton Field, Clark Park and University of the Sciences in Philadelphia.

There are excellent bike lanes and the terrain is flat as a pancake. 205 South 42nd Street is a Biker’s Paradise, daily errands can be accomplished on a bike.

Travel Time Map

Explore how far you can travel by car, bus, bike and foot from 205 South 42nd Street.

Excellent Transit

205 South 42nd Street has excellent transit which means transit is convenient for most trips. Car sharing is available from Zipcar.

Rail lines:

  • 34 13th-Market to 61st-Baltimore

    0.3 mi

  • MFL Frankford TC to 69th St TC

    0.3 mi

  • 11 13th-Market to Darby Trans Cntr

    0.3 mi

  • 36 13th-Market to 80th-Eastwick

    0.3 mi

  • 13 13th-Market to Yeadon-Darby

    0.3 mi

  • 10 13th-Market to 63rd-Malvern

    0.4 mi

Bus lines:

  • 30 Amtrak 30th St Sta to 69th St TC

    0.0 mi

  • 21 Penn's Landing to 69th St TC

    0.1 mi

  • 42 Penn's Landing to Wycombe

    0.1 mi

  • 40 2nd-Lombard to Conshohocken-Monumnt

    0.2 mi

  • LUCYGR Green Loop through University City

    0.2 mi

Car shares:

Crime Grade Beta

205 South 42nd Street compared to all of Philadelphia.

Personal Crime Grade


Lower crime area.

Property Crime Grade


Lower crime area.

= Lowest Crime

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University City Neighborhood

205 South 42nd Street is in the University City neighborhood. University City is the 9th most walkable neighborhood in Philadelphia with a neighborhood Walk Score of 90.

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