City of Philadelphia, PA
Philadelphia is located in Philadelphia County in Pennsylvania. The median income is $37,016 and the median home value is $142,300. The unemployment rate is 16.88% compared to the 6.1% unemployment rate for the United States (as of August 2014). Workers commute an average of 31.8 minutes to work each day. The population is 41% White, 43% Black, 6% Asian. 0% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. 9% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. For more on schools, business, and healthcare in Philadelphia, see each of the tabs to the leftabove. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Philadelphia has a Walk Score® of 77.
Median Household Income$37,016
Median Home Price$142,300
SchoolsIn Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
The quality of a school district if often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Philadelphia rates.
BusinessIn Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Being a great place to live and being a great place to work, often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Philadelphia.
HealthIn Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Access to quality hospitals, doctors and healthcare providers are just part of what make a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Philadelphia.