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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.

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Walk Score of Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia, PA

Chestnut Hill is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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

Germantown Av & Highland Av

Photo of Robertson Florists in Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia

Robertson Florists

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 64.

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

Chestnut Hill Philadelphia Apartments for Rent

Chestnut Hill Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Chestnut Hill to other Philadelphia neighborhoods.

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Population

67 Bridesburg 66 47 52 7,022
68 East Falls 66 62 51 9,635
69 Chestnut Hill 64 50 44 9,820
70 Fox Chase - Burholme 58 49 56 20,829
71 Roxborough 54 43 45 21,835

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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.

Photo of Cake in Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia

Cake

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Chill on the Hill

Restaurant Choices Map

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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.

Karen P.
on Chestnut Hill Academy

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 5 bus and 2 rail lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

Bike Score of Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia, PA

Chestnut Hill is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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Crime in Chestnut Hill

= Lowest Crime

Chestnut Hill has less personal crime and less property crime per person than the Philadelphia average.

Chestnut Hill Crime Rate

Compared to all Philadelphia neighborhoods.

How do you feel walking in Chestnut Hill Philadelphia?

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Photo of Philadelphia Print Shop in Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia

Philadelphia Print Shop

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

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

St. Paul's Episcopal Church

Photo of The Chestnut Hill Farmer's Market in Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia

The Chestnut Hill Farmer's Market

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

Karen P.
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.

Karen P.
on Chestnut Hill West

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

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on Germantown Av & Highland Av

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