Society Hill

Colonial homes and waterfront activities concentrated just south of Old City
While mostly a residential neighborhood, Society Hill still offers plenty of activities for both residents and visitors, from lounging in hammocks at the Oasis in Spruce Street Harbor Park to touring its historic buildings on cobblestone streets.
Median rents in Society Hill
Studio
$
1,330
1 Bedroom
$
1,650
2 Bedroom
$
2,420

Living in
Society Hill

Quiet
Brick Rowhomes
Character and Charm
Extremely Safe
Close-by Nightlife
Historical Buildings
Society Hill — 8.3/10 Rating (based on 3 neighborhood reviews)
Quiet neighborhood filled with working professionals and families, very safe to walk around, and variety of night life available close-by
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10
/10
Neighborhood Rating
107 Lombard Street
Only option is for transportation is buses as the subway is a bit of a hike. Quaint, historic, brick rowhomes. Very safe area with a lot of character and charm.
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7
/10
Neighborhood Rating
AbbottSquare
Society Hill is a great area. You are surrounded by historical buildings and you are also surrounded by LOTS OF BARS. It can't get much better!
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8
/10
Neighborhood Rating
Abbotts Square Condominiums


Getting to Know
Society Hill

Neighborhood Boundaries
East to West Boundary: The Delaware River to S 6th St
North to South Boundary: Walnut St to South St
dining
Ishkabibble’s
Lorenzo & Son Pizza
Marrakesh
Zahav
convenience
Wawa
fitness
Optimal Gym
Society Hill Dance Academy
parks
Washington Square Park
coffee
Bodhi Coffee
Frieda
Phileo Yogurt
bus
12/42 (bus)
21/9 (bus)
40 (bus)
parking
Laz Washington Square Garage
Park America Inc. - New Market Garage
About your Neighbors
Data from the 2013 American Community Survey

Zip Codes
Society Hill includes zip codes 19106 and 19147
Rent vs Own
44
%
of Society Hill residents are renters
Driving to Work
41
%
of Society Hill residents drive to work
New Construction
13
%
of housing units in Society Hill have been built in the last 15 years
Building Types
53
%
<20 units
12
%
20-49 units
34
%
50+ units
Demographics
Children (under 18)
7
%
18 - 34
41
%
35 - 54
25
%
55+
27
%
Unit Mix
5
%
Studio
41
%
1 Bed
32
%
2 Bed
21
%
3+ Bed
Occupation or Education
Working Professional
64
%
Undergrad Student
3
%
Grad Student
6
%
Unemployed
3
%
Retired
21
%
What Society Hill Residents Think About Their Apartments
overall
8.0
value
8.0
amenities
7.0
social
8.0
management
6.0
safety
7.8

Best Apartments
in Society Hill


1 Bed $1,850

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3 Beds $2,200

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1 Bed $2,200
2 Beds $2,550

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1 Bed $1,650
2 Beds $1,795

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Studio $1,295
1 Bed $1,620
2 Beds $1,975

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3 Beds $2,100

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