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Living in Chestnut Hill Philadelphia

Chestnut Hill is the 69th most walkable neighborhood in Philadelphia with 9,820 residents.

Chestnut Hill has good public transportation and does not have many bike lanes.

Nearby neighborhoods: Parkland, West Mount Airy, East Mount Airy, Roxborough, Cedarbrook - Stenton, Manayunk and East Germantown.

Nearby Apartments

65 Walk Score of Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia, PA

Chestnut Hill is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Chestnut Hill Academy

Photo of William A Kilian Hardware Co. in Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia

William A Kilian Hardware Co.

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Chestnut Hill Philadelphia.

Chestnut Hill is the 69th most walkable neighborhood in Philadelphia with a Walk Score of 65.

Find apartments in Philadelphia's most walkable neighborhoods: Center City West, Rittenhouse Square and Avenue of the Arts South.

Chestnut Hill Philadelphia Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for Hill House Apartment Homes in the Chestnut Hill area
from $1,206
Studio
Walk Score 69
Rental info for Cherokee Apartments At Chestnut Hill in the Chestnut Hill area
from $1,270
Rental info for Chestnut Hill Tower in the Chestnut Hill area
from $1,233
1 bed
Walk Score 59
Rental info for 150 West Evergreen Avenue in the Chestnut Hill area
$1,280
2 bed
Walk Score 82
Rental info for Westwood in the Chestnut Hill area
from $1,145
1 bed
Walk Score 72
Rental info for 7057 Cresheim Rd 6 in the Chestnut Hill area
$1,375
3 bed
Walk Score 76
Rental info for Martoni Apartments In Mt. Airy in the Chestnut Hill area
from $1,145
Rental info for 200 W. Sedgwick 320 in the Chestnut Hill area
$1,200
2 bed
Walk Score 73

Chestnut Hill Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Chestnut Hill to other Philadelphia neighborhoods.

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Bike Score

Population

67 Bridesburg 67 47 57 7,022
68 Holmesburg 67 52 63 33,658
69 Chestnut Hill 65 50 48 9,820
70 Fox Chase - Burholme 56 49 54 20,829
71 Wynnefield Heights 51 53 59 7,172

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 49 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Chestnut Hill.

People in Chestnut Hill can walk to an average of 4 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Cake

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Chill on the Hill

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thumbnail for Chestnut Hill AcademyChestnut Hill Academy and Springside School have merged and are now Springside Chestnut Hill, the premier private school located in Chestnut Hill.

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on Chestnut Hill Academy

50 Transit Score of Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia, PA

Chestnut Hill has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find Chestnut Hill Philadelphia apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Chestnut Hill has good public transportation and about 3 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

48 Bike Score of Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia, PA

Chestnut Hill is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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Photo of Chestnut Hill West in Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia

Chestnut Hill West

Photo of Germantown Av & Highland Av in Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia

Germantown Av & Highland Av

Photo of Robertson Florists in Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia

Robertson Florists

Photo of Woodmere Art Museum in Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia

Woodmere Art Museum

Photo of Philadelphia Fire Department Engine 37 in Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia

Philadelphia Fire Department Engine 37

Photo of Hideaway Music in Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia

Hideaway Music

thumbnail for William A Kilian Hardware Co.This quintessential hardware store defines Chestnut Hill. An old, traditional, hardware store where the shopkeepers will supply you with any whooza-widget you may need.

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on William A Kilian Hardware Co.

thumbnail for Chestnut Hill WestChestnut Hill boasts two regional rail commuter train lines. The Chestnut Hill West line is right down the block from Germantown Avenue shopping and dining.

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on Chestnut Hill West

Photo of St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia

St. Paul's Episcopal Church

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The Chestnut Hill Farmer's Market

thumbnail for Germantown Av & Highland AvUnique shops and restaurants line Germantown Avenue.

Karen P.
on Germantown Av & Highland Av

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