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Living in Kingsessing Philadelphia

Kingsessing is the 38th most walkable neighborhood in Philadelphia with 25,694 residents.

Kingsessing has excellent public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Southwest Cedar Park, Cedar Park, Walnut Hill, Spruce Hill, Elmwood, Cobbs Creek and Dunlap.

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Walk Score of Kingsessing, Philadelphia, PA

Kingsessing is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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State Burners Motorcycle Club

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Mt Calvary Community Center

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Kingsessing Philadelphia.

Kingsessing is the 38th most walkable neighborhood in Philadelphia with a Walk Score of 82.

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

Kingsessing Philadelphia Apartments for Rent

Kingsessing Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Kingsessing to other Philadelphia neighborhoods.




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36 Mill Creek 83 74 82 8,410
37 South Philadelphia West 83 70 74 37,002
38 Kingsessing 82 76 87 25,694
39 Tacony - Wissinoming 82 58 58 32,115
40 Manayunk 82 54 45 18,876

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 91 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Kingsessing.

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

Photo of Trendsetters Lounge in Kingsessing, Philadelphia

Trendsetters Lounge

Photo of Philly Breakfast House in Kingsessing, Philadelphia

Philly Breakfast House

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thumbnail for Kingsessing ParkKingsessing Park is the prime place to play basketball. If your looking for a serious pick up game this is the place. After 6pm

Nex Millen
on Kingsessing Park

Transit Score of Kingsessing, Philadelphia, PA

Kingsessing has Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips. Find Kingsessing Philadelphia apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Kingsessing has excellent public transportation and about 4 bus, 1 rail and 4 light rail lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Kingsessing has about 1 car shares from Zipcar.

Bike Score of Kingsessing, Philadelphia, PA

Kingsessing is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.


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Crime in Kingsessing

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

Kingsessing Crime Rate

Compared to all Philadelphia neighborhoods.

How do you feel walking in Kingsessing Philadelphia?



Photo of Charlie's Bar And Grill in Kingsessing, Philadelphia

Charlie's Bar And Grill

Photo of 51st Street Dog Park in Kingsessing, Philadelphia

51st Street Dog Park

Photo of Dominican Creation Beauty Salon in Kingsessing, Philadelphia

Dominican Creation Beauty Salon

Photo of Earl's Barber Shop in Kingsessing, Philadelphia

Earl's Barber Shop

Photo of Ray's Appliance And Mattress in Kingsessing, Philadelphia

Ray's Appliance And Mattress

Photo of All Above Seafood in Kingsessing, Philadelphia

All Above Seafood

thumbnail for Comegys Benjamin B SchoolThe newest playground has been built on Comegys school property. Space and safety is what you get here. Bring the little one out. From toddler to about 8yrs old.

Nex Millen
on Comegys Benjamin B School

thumbnail for Philadelphia Bike RouteAs I said before. Philadelphia has gone through great length to make the Philadelphia bike lanes and routes very friendly. I would say its the best way to travel.

Nex Millen
on Philadelphia Bike Route

thumbnail for State Burners Motorcycle ClubThis is where the real outlaws hang out. If your man enough stop by an grab a beer. Club rules:: you must know how to ride a motorcycle. And oh yeah they will test you on this.

Nex Millen
on State Burners Motorcycle Club

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