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Living in Holmesburg Philadelphia

Holmesburg is the 68th most walkable neighborhood in Philadelphia with 33,658 residents.

Holmesburg has good public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Torresdale, Tacony - Wissinoming, Mayfair, Rhawnhurst, Northeast Philadelphia, Oxford Circle - Castor and Bustleton.

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67 Walk Score of Holmesburg, Philadelphia, PA

Holmesburg is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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St Hubert Catholic High School For Girls

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Sheffield Tavern

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Holmesburg Philadelphia.

Holmesburg is the 68th most walkable neighborhood in Philadelphia with a Walk Score of 67.

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

Holmesburg Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Holmesburg to other Philadelphia neighborhoods.

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Population

66 Rhawnhurst 68 55 64 29,682
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

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 80 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Holmesburg.

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

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52 Transit Score of Holmesburg, Philadelphia, PA

Holmesburg has Good Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Holmesburg has good public transportation and about 1 rail lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Shef's Pizza & Deli

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Al's Corner Deli and Catering Services

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New Foundations Charter School

63 Bike Score of Holmesburg, Philadelphia, PA

Holmesburg is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Photo of Al's Corner Deli and Catering Services in Holmesburg, Philadelphia

Al's Corner Deli and Catering Services

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New Foundations Charter School

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Tacony Beer Distributing Co

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Holmesburg Boys Club

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Dance Kids

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Ancient Order Of Hiberians

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