Germantown neighborhood in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (PA), 19144 detailed profile



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Area: 1.515 square miles

Population: 26,563

Population density:
Germantown:

17,532 people per square mile
Philadelphia:

11,497 people per square mile
House/condo value distribution in Germantown in Philadelphia, PA neighborhood, block, subdivision, or community

Races in Germantown in Philadelphia neighborhood in PA

Household income distribution in 2009 in Germantown in Philadelphia neighborhood in PA

Median household income in 2013:
Germantown:

$36,378
Philadelphia:

$36,836

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Germantown in Philadelphia neighborhood in PA

Median rent in 2013:
Germantown:

$691
Philadelphia:

$746

Zip codes: 19144.

Males:

12,330
Females:

14,233
Median age:
Males:
This neighborhood:

34.6 years
Whole city:

32.2 years
Females:
This neighborhood:

39.0 years
Whole city:

35.2 years

Average household size:
Germantown:

2.2 people
Philadelphia:

2.6 people
Percentage of family households:
Germantown:

29.4%
Philadelphia:

38.9%
Percentage of married-couple families (among all households):
Here:

17.7%
Philadelphia:

26.3%

Percentage of married-couple families with children (among all households):
Germantown:

19.4%
Philadelphia:

16.6%

Percentage of single-mother households (among all households):
Germantown:

27.5%
Philadelphia:

17.7%

Percentage of never married males 15 years old and over:
Germantown:

26.0%
Philadelphia:

25.5%

Percentage of never married females 15 years old and over:
Germantown:

31.0%
city:

27.0%

Percentage of people that speak English not well or not at all:
Germantown:

1.1%
Philadelphia:

5.7%

Percentage of people born in this state:
Here:

71.3%
Philadelphia:

66.8%

Percentage of people born in another U.S. state:
Germantown:

22.1%
Philadelphia:

17.0%

Percentage of native residents but born outside the U.S.:
Here:

1.0%
city:

3.6%

Percentage of foreign born residents:
Here:

5.4%
Philadelphia:

12.7%

Educational Attainment (%)

Rooms in owner-occupied houses/condos in Germantown:

  • 1 room: 827
  • 2 rooms: 546
  • 3 rooms: 663
  • 4 rooms: 530
  • 5 rooms: 380
  • 6 rooms: 1,174
  • 7 rooms: 947
  • 8 rooms: 815
  • 9+ rooms: 1,129

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Germantown:

  • 1 room: 1,234
  • 2 rooms: 1,289
  • 3 rooms: 2,889
  • 4 rooms: 2,049
  • 5 rooms: 1,084
  • 6 rooms: 886
  • 7 rooms: 1,093
  • 8 rooms: 615
  • 9+ rooms: 695

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Germantown:

  • no bedroom: 912
  • 1 bedroom: 600
  • 2 bedrooms: 740
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,837
  • 4 bedrooms: 963
  • 5+ bedrooms: 954

Bedrooms in renter-occupied houses and condos in Germantown:

  • no bedroom: 1,342
  • 1 bedroom: 4,025
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,482
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,325
  • 4 bedrooms: 570
  • 5+ bedrooms: 739
Average number of cars or other vehicles available in houses/condos:
This neighborhood:

1.3
Philadelphia:

1.3

Average number of cars or other vehicles available in apartments:
Here:

0.7
city:

0.7

Percentage of units with a mortgage:
Germantown:

62.2%
Philadelphia:

60.4%


Housing prices:

  • Average estimated value of detached houses in 2010 (6.5% of all units):
    Germantown:

    $234,057
    Philadelphia:

    $257,988

  • Average estimated value of townhouses or other attached units in 2010 (33.4% of all units):
    This neighborhood:

    $167,784
    city:

    $158,499

  • Average estimated '10 value of housing units in 5-or-more-unit structures (38.0% of all units):
    Germantown:

    $152,766
    Philadelphia:

    $388,685

Owners and renters by unit type (%)

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 290
  • 2000 to 2004: 898
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,005
  • 1980 to 1989: 973
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,196
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,611
  • 1950 to 1959: 2,056
  • 1940 to 1949: 2,631
  • 1939 or earlier: 6,392

City-data.com crime index for city in 2013 (higher means more crime):
City:

519.3
U.S. average:

244.1

Time Leaving Home for Work in Germantown in Philadelphia neighborhood in PA

Commute time to work in Germantown in Philadelphia neighborhood in PA


Occupations of males:

  • Percentage of males in management occupations (except farmers):
    Here:

    4.7%
    city:

    7.6%

  • Percentage of males in business and financial operations occupations:
    Here:

    3.3%
    city:

    4.3%

  • Percentage of males in computer and mathematical occupations:
    Here:

    1.2%
    city:

    2.7%

  • Percentage of males in architecture and engineering occupations:
    Here:

    1.8%
    city:

    2.0%

  • Percentage of males in life, physical, and social science occupations:
    Here:

    1.3%
    city:

    1.1%

  • Percentage of males in community and social services occupations:
    Here:

    2.4%
    city:

    2.1%

  • Percentage of males in education, training, and library occupations:
    Here:

    8.1%
    city:

    3.8%

  • Percentage of males in arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations:
    Here:

    2.7%
    city:

    2.2%

  • Percentage of males in healthcare practitioners and technical occupations:
    Here:

    4.9%
    city:

    3.8%

  • Percentage of males in service occupations:
    Here:

    31.2%
    city:

    21.2%

  • Percentage of males in sales and office occupations:
    Here:

    16.1%
    city:

    17.8%

  • Percentage of males in construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations:
    Here:

    5.7%
    city:

    7.2%

  • Percentage of males in production occupations:
    Here:

    6.4%
    city:

    7.2%

  • Percentage of males in transportation occupations:
    Here:

    6.3%
    city:

    6.0%


Occupations of females:

  • Percentage of females in management occupations (except farmers):
    Here:

    9.4%
    city:

    6.6%

  • Percentage of females in business and financial operations occupations:
    Here:

    3.2%
    city:

    4.8%

  • Percentage of females in community and social services occupations:
    Here:

    6.1%
    city:

    3.3%

  • Percentage of females in education, training, and library occupations:
    Here:

    11.5%
    city:

    8.2%

  • Percentage of females in arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations:
    Here:

    2.1%
    city:

    1.7%

  • Percentage of females in healthcare practitioners and technical occupations:
    Here:

    10.4%
    city:

    9.4%

  • Percentage of females in service occupations:
    Here:

    23.7%
    city:

    25.3%

  • Percentage of females in sales and office occupations:
    Here:

    27.6%
    city:

    30.7%

  • Percentage of females in production occupations:
    Here:

    1.9%
    city:

    2.5%

  • Percentage of females in transportation occupations:
    Here:

    1.1%
    city:

    1.0%


Education in this neighborhood (subdivision or community):

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in K-12 schools:
    Germantown:

    26.3%
    Philadelphia:

    15.9%

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in undgraduate colleges:
    Germantown:

    8.4%
    Philadelphia:

    7.1%

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in grad. or professional schools:
    Germantown:

    7.1%
    Philadelphia:

    2.6%

  • Percentage of students K-12 enrolled in private schools:
    Germantown:

    44.4%
    Philadelphia:

    18.1%

Percentage of population below poverty level:
Germantown:

26.1%
Philadelphia:

26.3%

Median year owner moved in (as recorded in 2010):
Germantown:

1991
Philadelphia:

1997

Median year renter moved in (as recorded in 2010):
Germantown:

2009
Philadelphia:

2011

Percentage of married-couple families with both working:
Germantown:

108.5%
Philadelphia:

63.8%

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (59%)
  • Electricity (22%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Other fuel (3%)
  • No fuel used (3%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)

Highways in this neighborhood:

Wayne Ave

Length: 2.09 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 4519 to 6319

Germantown Ave

Length: 1.20 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 4516 to 5519

W Walnut Ln

Length: 0.78 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 35 to 509

Wissahickon Ave

Length: 0.60 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 5000 to 5799

W Washington Ln

Length: 0.53 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 50 to 299

US Hwy 1 (Roosevelt Blvd)

Length: 0.29 miles
Direction: E-W

W Berkley St (Berkley St)

Length: 0.21 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 199

Roads and streets:

Greene St

Length: 2.13 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 4500 to 6348

Morris St

Length: 1.69 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW
Address range: 4400 to 6199

Pulaski Ave

Length: 1.61 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 4528 to 5999

W Manheim St

Length: 0.95 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 599

Knox St

Length: 0.93 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 4800 to 5899

W Coulter St

Length: 0.89 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 599

W School House Ln

Length: 0.86 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 599

W Harvey St

Length: 0.85 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 28 to 602

W Queen Ln

Length: 0.85 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 573

W Abbottsford Ave

Length: 0.74 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 100 to 558

W Penn St

Length: 0.74 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 499

W Hansberry St

Length: 0.70 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 100 to 548

W Chelten Ave

Length: 0.68 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 100 to 599

W Seymour St

Length: 0.62 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 399

McCallum St

Length: 0.61 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 5900 to 6344

W Rittenhouse St

Length: 0.58 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 100 to 599

W Apsley St

Length: 0.57 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 399

W Logan St

Length: 0.53 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 399

Newhall St

Length: 0.53 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 4600 to 5399

W Clapier St

Length: 0.52 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 200 to 599

Keyser St

Length: 0.52 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 4800 to 5799

W Tulpehocken St

Length: 0.48 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 100 to 399

W Duval St

Length: 0.46 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 100 to 399

Laurens St

Length: 0.38 miles
Directions: SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 4900 to 5699

McKean Ave

Length: 0.37 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 4800 to 5299

W Winona St

Length: 0.37 miles
Directions: SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 200 to 499

W Wyneva St

Length: 0.37 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 12 to 199

Schuyler St

Length: 0.36 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 4900 to 5299

W Price St

Length: 0.36 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 100 to 499

W Maplewood Ave

Length: 0.36 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 22 to 199

W Pomona St

Length: 0.36 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 399

W Berkley St

Length: 0.33 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 300 to 499

Marion St

Length: 0.32 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 5100 to 5899

W Earlham Ter

Length: 0.30 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 200 to 499

W Haines St

Length: 0.30 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 100 to 299

W Zeralda St

Length: 0.25 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 200 to 399

Lincoln Dr

Length: 0.25 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 6000 to 6199

W Pastorius St

Length: 0.25 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 200 to 299

Portico St

Length: 0.22 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 4900 to 5099

Fernhill Rd

Length: 0.21 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 4500 to 4699

Sherman St

Length: 0.21 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 6300 to 6399

Tacoma St

Length: 0.20 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 5000 to 5499

W Woodlawn St

Length: 0.20 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 300 to 499

W Milne St

Length: 0.19 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 300 to 399

W Stafford St

Length: 0.19 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 400 to 499

W Maplewood Mall

Length: 0.18 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Henley St

Length: 0.18 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 5100 to 5299

W Sylvania St

Length: 0.18 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 100 to 199

W Rockland St

Length: 0.17 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Priscilla St

Length: 0.16 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 5300 to 5399

Erringer Pl

Length: 0.16 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 5000 to 5099

Copley Rd

Length: 0.16 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 5000 to 5099

Royal St

Length: 0.16 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 4900 to 4999

Ashmead Pl N

Length: 0.13 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 15 to 57

Ashmead Pl S

Length: 0.13 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Cherokee St

Length: 0.12 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 6300 to 6344

Burbridge St

Length: 0.12 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 6300 to 6399

W King St

Length: 0.11 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 417 to 549

W Reger St

Length: 0.10 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

W Bringhurst St

Length: 0.10 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 400 to 499

W Ashmead St

Length: 0.09 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 100 to 199

Rittenhouse Pl

Length: 0.08 miles
Directions: SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 5

W Garfield St

Length: 0.08 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Alfred St

Length: 0.08 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 5300 to 5399

Moylan St

Length: 0.07 miles
Directions: SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 6300 to 6399

Ambrose St

Length: 0.07 miles
Directions: SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 6300 to 6399

Wade St

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 5000 to 5099

W Kingsley St

Length: 0.05 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 109

Concord St

Length: 0.04 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 6000 to 6099

W Johnson St

Length: 0.04 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 341 to 376

Ashmead Pl

Length: 0.04 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 58

W Wister St

Length: 0.04 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Archer St

Length: 0.03 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 5400 to 5499

Penn Blvd

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 20

Linden Ter

Length: 0.02 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 99

Linden Pl

Length: 0.02 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 99

Railroad features:

Norfolk Southern Rlwy (Penn Central RR)

Length: 1.18 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW

Norfolk Southern Rlwy

Length: 0.18 miles
Direction: SE-NW
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