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Living in Germantown Philadelphia

Germantown is the 50th most walkable neighborhood in Philadelphia with 22,573 residents.

Germantown has good public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: East Germantown, East Falls, Tioga - Nicetown, Allegheny West, West Mount Airy, Logan - Ogontz - Fern Rock and East Mount Airy.

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Walk Score of Germantown, Philadelphia, PA

Germantown is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Germantown Philadelphia.

Germantown is the 50th most walkable neighborhood in Philadelphia with a Walk Score of 79.

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

Germantown Philadelphia Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for Falls Village in the Germantown area
from $1,200
1 bed
Walk Score 60
Rental info for Cloverly Park in the Germantown area
from $960
Studio
Walk Score 82
Rental info for Carlton Park in the Germantown area
from $1,325
2 bed
Walk Score 57
Rental info for Greene Manor in the Germantown area
from $1,010
1 bed
Walk Score 73
Rental info for Hathaway House in the Germantown area
from $869
Studio
Walk Score 75
Rental info for 5346 Pulaski Avenue in the Germantown area
$995
5 bed
Walk Score 83
Rental info for Alden Park in the Germantown area
from $725
Studio
Walk Score 71
Rental info for Cricket Court Commons in the Germantown area
from $760
1 bed
Walk Score 67

Germantown Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Germantown to other Philadelphia neighborhoods.

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Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

48 North Philadelphia West 80 69 64 51,516
49 Juniata Park - Feltonville 80 58 67 36,522
50 Germantown 79 65 60 22,573
51 East Germantown 79 64 63 24,752
52 Grays Ferry 78 57 74 6,342

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 84 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Germantown.

People in Germantown can walk to an average of 3 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Transit Score of Germantown, Philadelphia, PA

Germantown has Good Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Germantown has good public transportation and about 8 bus and 1 rail lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Germantown has about 1 car shares from Zipcar.

Bike Score of Germantown, Philadelphia, PA

Germantown is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Crime in Germantown

= Lowest Crime

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

Germantown Crime Rate

Compared to all Philadelphia neighborhoods.

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