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Living in Olney Philadelphia

Olney is the 40th most walkable neighborhood in Philadelphia with 35,312 residents.

Olney has excellent public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Oak Lane - East Oak Lane, Logan - Ogontz - Fern Rock, Juniata Park - Feltonville, Lawncrest, Hunting Park, West Oak Lane and Fairhill.

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Walk Score of Olney, Philadelphia, PA

Olney is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

Photo of Fisher Park Easy Trail in Olney, Philadelphia

Fisher Park Easy Trail

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Fisher Park Basketball Court

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Olney Philadelphia.

Olney is the 40th most walkable neighborhood in Philadelphia with a Walk Score of 83.

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

Olney Philadelphia Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for Park Waverly in the Olney area
from $875
1 bed
Walk Score 69
Rental info for 208 E Albanus St in the Olney area
$675
1 bed
Walk Score 81
Rental info for 3901 Roosevelt Blvd. Apt 01C in the Olney area
$770
Rental info for 222 W Chew Ave Unit A in the Olney area
$650
1 bed
Walk Score 86
Rental info for 309 E Ashdale St in the Olney area
$1,295
3 bed
Walk Score 77
Rental info for 277 W. Spencer Street in the Olney area
$650
Studio
Walk Score 79
Rental info for 139 East Godfrey Avenue in the Olney area
$1,080
Studio
Walk Score 67

Olney Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Olney to other Philadelphia neighborhoods.

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Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

38 Tacony - Wissinoming 83 58 58 32,115
39 Tioga - Nicetown 83 81 60 14,885
40 Olney 83 70 65 35,312
41 Elmwood 83 72 71 20,252
42 Frankford 83 77 62 38,533

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 160 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Olney.

People in Olney can walk to an average of 7 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for Fisher Park Easy TrailI have walked this trail in 15min. Very easy and manageable. No need for boots. Sneakers are just fine

Nex Millen
on Fisher Park Easy Trail

Transit Score of Olney, Philadelphia, PA

Olney has Excellent Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Olney has excellent public transportation and about 11 bus and 1 rail lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

Bike Score of Olney, Philadelphia, PA

Olney is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Crime in Olney

= Lowest Crime

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

Olney Crime Rate

Compared to all Philadelphia neighborhoods.

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Photo of Fisher Park Community Garden in Olney, Philadelphia

Fisher Park Community Garden

Photo of Fisher Park Difficult Trail in Olney, Philadelphia

Fisher Park Difficult Trail

Photo of Fisher Park Tennis Court in Olney, Philadelphia

Fisher Park Tennis Court

Photo of Old English Style Pizza in Olney, Philadelphia

Old English Style Pizza

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