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West Girard Avenue

West Girard Avenue

Commute to Downtown Philadelphia

Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips.

Very Bikeable

Flat as a pancake, minimal bike lanes.

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About this Location

West Girard Avenue

West Girard Avenue has a Walk Score of 88 out of 100. This location is Very Walkable so most errands can be accomplished on foot.

West Girard Avenue is a one minute walk from the 15 63rd-Girard to Richmond-Westmorelnd at the Girard Av & Ridge Av stop.

This location is in the North Central neighborhood in Philadelphia. Nearby parks include Francisville Playground, Franklintown Park and Abraham Lincoln.

Nearby schools include St Joseph's Preparatory School, Gesu School and Girard College.

The closest grocery stores are Neighborhood Grocery, City Food Market and Tela's Market & Kitchen.

Nearby coffee shops include Flying Carpet Cafe & Bar, Brown Ridge Cafe and OCF Coffee House. There are 91 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including Oriental Kitchen, Oriental Kitchen and Garden Pizza.

West Girard Avenue is near Temple University, Matthias Baldwin Park and East Poplar Playground.

There are minimal bike lanes and the terrain is flat as a pancake. West Girard Avenue is very bikeable, biking is convenient for most trips.

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Excellent Transit

West Girard Avenue has excellent transit which means transit is convenient for most trips. Car sharing is available from Zipcar and RelayRides.

Rail lines:

  • 15 63rd-Girard to Richmond-Westmorelnd

    0.1 mi

  • BSS ATT Station to Fern Rock TC

    0.3 mi

Bus lines:

  • 61 9th-Market to Manayunk

    0.0 mi

  • 2 20-Johnston to Pulaski-Hntg Park

    0.1 mi

  • 33 Penn's Landing to 23rd-Venango

    0.1 mi

Car shares:

Crime Grade Beta

West Girard Avenue compared to all of Philadelphia.

Personal Crime Grade


Lower crime area.

Property Crime Grade


Higher crime area.

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North Central Neighborhood

West Girard Avenue is in the North Central neighborhood. North Central is the 31st most walkable neighborhood in Philadelphia with a neighborhood Walk Score of 81.

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Neighborhood Grocery

Girard College Library

Girard College

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