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Living in South Philadelphia West Philadelphia

South Philadelphia West is the 37th most walkable neighborhood in Philadelphia with 37,002 residents.

South Philadelphia West has excellent public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Grays Ferry, Point Breeze, Graduate Hospital, South Philadelphia East, Fitler Square, Bella Vista - Southwark and University City.

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Walk Score of South Philadelphia West, Philadelphia, PA

South Philadelphia West is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Passyunk Food Cart

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Dati's Homemade Water Ice

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in South Philadelphia West Philadelphia.

South Philadelphia West is the 37th most walkable neighborhood in Philadelphia with a Walk Score of 84.

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

South Philadelphia West Philadelphia Apartments for Rent

South Philadelphia West Neighborhood Ranking

Compare South Philadelphia West to other Philadelphia neighborhoods.

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Population

35 Logan - Ogontz - Fern Rock 85 78 67 43,341
36 North Philadelphia West 84 69 64 51,516
37 South Philadelphia West 84 70 74 37,002
38 Tacony - Wissinoming 83 58 58 32,115
39 Tioga - Nicetown 83 81 60 14,885

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 202 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in South Philadelphia West.

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

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The Pizza Pub

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Philip's Steaks

Restaurant Choices Map

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thumbnail for Passyunk Food CartThis little food cart always has a line. That mean its good. I have had breakfast here and it was righteous.

Nex Millen
on Passyunk Food Cart

Transit Score of South Philadelphia West, Philadelphia, PA

South Philadelphia West has Excellent Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

South Philadelphia West has excellent public transportation and about 10 bus and 1 subway lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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South Philadelphia West has about 3 car shares from RelayRides and Zipcar.

Bike Score of South Philadelphia West, Philadelphia, PA

South Philadelphia West is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Crime in South Philadelphia West

= Lowest Crime

South Philadelphia West has average property crime and less personal crime per person than the Philadelphia average.

South Philadelphia West Crime Rate

Compared to all Philadelphia neighborhoods.

How do you feel walking in South Philadelphia West Philadelphia?

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Girard Park

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Cullinan Flowers Inc

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Cousins Grubhouse

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South Philly Day Spa Inc

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J G General Store

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Passyunk Bingo Parlor

thumbnail for Dati's Homemade Water IceMy FAVORITE place for water ice! They have an extensive menu which includes water ice, ice cream, milkshakes, sundaes, pretzels and nachos. Expect a long line on hot days. #GraysFerry

Zahkiyah Allen
on Dati's Homemade Water Ice

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4 Point Breeze

Photo of Philip's Steaks in South Philadelphia West, Philadelphia

Philip's Steaks

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La Stanza

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It's A Kids Thang

thumbnail for Girard ParkGirard Park is a quiet place to think. It doesn't have a playground for kids. But it does have plenty of room to run around.

Nex Millen
on Girard Park

Photo of Point Breeze Preforming Arts Center in South Philadelphia West, Philadelphia

Point Breeze Preforming Arts Center

Photo of Point Breeze Preforming Arts Center in South Philadelphia West, Philadelphia

Point Breeze Preforming Arts Center

Photo of Point Breeze Preforming Arts Center in South Philadelphia West, Philadelphia

Point Breeze Preforming Arts Center

Photo of Point Breeze Preforming Arts Center in South Philadelphia West, Philadelphia

Point Breeze Preforming Arts Center

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