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Area: 0.282 square miles

Population: 7,167

Population density:
Squirrel Hill:

25,408 people per square mile
Philadelphia:

11,606 people per square mile
House/condo value distribution in Squirrel Hill in Philadelphia, PA neighborhood, block, subdivision, or community
Age and Sex of Residents in Squirrel Hill in Philadelphia, PA
Races in Squirrel Hill in Philadelphia neighborhood in PA
Household income distribution in 2013 in Squirrel Hill in Philadelphia neighborhood in PA
Median household income in 2016:
Squirrel Hill:

$35,875
Philadelphia:

$41,449

Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Squirrel Hill in Philadelphia neighborhood in PA

Median rent in 2016:
Squirrel Hill:

$821
Philadelphia:

$808

Zip codes: 19143.

Males:

3,591
Females:

3,576
Median age:
Males:
This neighborhood:

31.1 years
Whole city:

32.4 years
Females:
This neighborhood:

33.4 years
Whole city:

35.6 years

Average household size:
Squirrel Hill:

4.0 people
Philadelphia:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
Squirrel Hill:

30.4%
Philadelphia:

40.1%
Percentage of married-couple families (among all households):
Here:

24.9%
Philadelphia:

27.6%

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

35.3%
Philadelphia:

16.9%

Percentage of single-mother households (among all households):
Squirrel Hill:

19.3%
Philadelphia:

16.8%

Percentage of never married males 15 years old and over:
Squirrel Hill:

28.0%
Philadelphia:

25.4%

Percentage of never married females 15 years old and over:
Squirrel Hill:

27.9%
city:

26.3%

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

1.1%
Philadelphia:

6.1%

Percentage of people born in this state:
Here:

54.5%
Philadelphia:

65.0%

Percentage of people born in another U.S. state:
Squirrel Hill:

31.0%
Philadelphia:

16.5%

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

1.7%
city:

3.7%

Percentage of foreign born residents:
Here:

12.9%
Philadelphia:

14.8%

Educational Attainment (%)

Rooms in owner-occupied houses/condos in Squirrel Hill:

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 328
  • 3 rooms: 105
  • 4 rooms: 59
  • 5 rooms: 239
  • 6 rooms: 211
  • 7 rooms: 154
  • 8 rooms: 182
  • 9+ rooms: 376
Note: State values scaled to Squirrel Hill population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Squirrel Hill:

  • 1 room: 622
  • 2 rooms: 384
  • 3 rooms: 1,040
  • 4 rooms: 487
  • 5 rooms: 253
  • 6 rooms: 467
  • 7 rooms: 145
  • 8 rooms: 121
  • 9+ rooms: 159
Note: State values scaled to Squirrel Hill population

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Squirrel Hill:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 185
  • 2 bedrooms: 67
  • 3 bedrooms: 347
  • 4 bedrooms: 238
  • 5+ bedrooms: 305
Note: State values scaled to Squirrel Hill population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied houses and condos in Squirrel Hill:

  • no bedroom: 468
  • 1 bedroom: 1,218
  • 2 bedrooms: 594
  • 3 bedrooms: 510
  • 4 bedrooms: 133
  • 5+ bedrooms: 111
Note: State values scaled to Squirrel Hill population
Average number of cars or other vehicles available in houses/condos:
This neighborhood:

1.2
Philadelphia:

1.3

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

0.7
city:

0.8

Percentage of units with a mortgage:
Squirrel Hill:

43.3%
Philadelphia:

59.3%


Housing prices:

  • Average estimated value of detached houses in 2016 (4.4% of all units):
    Squirrel Hill:

    $166,481
    Philadelphia:

    $278,085

  • Average estimated value of townhouses or other attached units in 2016 (33.3% of all units):
    This neighborhood:

    $336,582
    city:

    $162,850

Owners and renters by unit type (%)

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 0
  • 2010 to 2013: 299
  • 2000 to 2009: 82
  • 1990 to 1999: 188
  • 1980 to 1989: 288
  • 1970 to 1979: 197
  • 1960 to 1969: 167
  • 1950 to 1959: 435
  • 1940 to 1949: 778
  • 1939 or earlier: 2,114
Note: State values scaled to Squirrel Hill Philadelphia PA population

City-data.com crime index for city in 2016 (higher means more crime):
City:

469.6
U.S. average:

236.5

Mode of transportation to work in Squirrel Hill in Philadelphia, PA
Time Leaving Home for Work in Squirrel Hill in Philadelphia neighborhood in PA
Commute time to work in Squirrel Hill in Philadelphia neighborhood in PA

Occupations of males:

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

    9.1%
    city:

    8.1%

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

    4.2%
    city:

    4.4%

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

    4.1%
    city:

    3.1%

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

    4.1%
    city:

    2.2%

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

    4.6%
    city:

    1.2%

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

    1.1%
    city:

    1.9%

  • Percentage of males in legal occupations:
    Here:

    4.8%
    city:

    1.6%

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

    9.0%
    city:

    3.9%

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

    3.6%
    city:

    2.4%

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

    2.8%
    city:

    3.7%

  • Percentage of males in service occupations:
    Here:

    17.3%
    city:

    21.6%

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

    20.6%
    city:

    17.1%

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

    1.1%
    city:

    7.2%

  • Percentage of males in production occupations:
    Here:

    5.4%
    city:

    6.5%

  • Percentage of males in transportation occupations:
    Here:

    3.6%
    city:

    6.4%


Occupations of females:

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

    11.2%
    city:

    7.1%

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

    4.0%
    city:

    5.6%

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

    2.1%
    city:

    1.3%

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

    4.1%
    city:

    1.3%

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

    8.8%
    city:

    3.4%

  • Percentage of females in legal occupations:
    Here:

    3.3%
    city:

    1.9%

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

    12.7%
    city:

    7.8%

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

    5.7%
    city:

    1.9%

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

    9.9%
    city:

    9.9%

  • Percentage of females in service occupations:
    Here:

    15.0%
    city:

    25.5%

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

    21.7%
    city:

    28.5%

  • Percentage of females in transportation occupations:
    Here:

    1.2%
    city:

    0.9%


Education in this neighborhood (subdivision or community):

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

    22.7%
    Philadelphia:

    15.9%

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in undergraduate colleges:
    Squirrel Hill:

    10.7%
    Philadelphia:

    6.5%

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

    12.8%
    Philadelphia:

    2.7%

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

    84.6%
    Philadelphia:

    18.1%

Percentage of population below poverty level:
Squirrel Hill:

25.3%
Philadelphia:

25.7%

Median year owner moved in (as recorded in 2016):
Squirrel Hill:

1996
Philadelphia:

2001

Median year renter moved in (as recorded in 2016):
Squirrel Hill:

2011
Philadelphia:

2013

Percentage of married-couple families with both working:
Squirrel Hill:

126.4%
Philadelphia:

68.1%

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (59%)
  • Electricity (16%)
  • Coal or coke (9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (8%)
  • Other fuel (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • No fuel used (2%)

Highways in this neighborhood:

US Hwy 13 (Baltimore Ave)

Length: 0.72 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 4500 to 4999

Chester Ave

Length: 0.48 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 4500 to 4919

Roads and streets:

S 49th St

Length: 0.78 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 700 to 1399

S 50th St

Length: 0.61 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 700 to 1399

S 47th St

Length: 0.56 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 800 to 1299

Springfield Ave

Length: 0.55 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 4500 to 5006

S 48th St

Length: 0.55 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW
Address range: 800 to 1399

Kingsessing Ave

Length: 0.54 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 4500 to 4999

Woodland Ave

Length: 0.52 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 4300 to 4999

S St Bernard St

Length: 0.51 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 800 to 1299

S 46th St

Length: 0.48 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 600 to 1299

S 45th St

Length: 0.39 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 900 to 1299

Warrington Ave

Length: 0.32 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 4700 to 4999

Regent St

Length: 0.27 miles
Directions: SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 4500 to 4899

S Farragut St

Length: 0.25 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 900 to 1099

Windsor Ave

Length: 0.21 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 4700 to 4899

Florence Ave

Length: 0.21 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 4800 to 4999

Reinhard St

Length: 0.21 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 4600 to 4899

Greenway Ave

Length: 0.20 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 4800 to 4999

S Melville St

Length: 0.15 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW
Address range: 1200 to 1299

S Hanson St

Length: 0.14 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1200 to 1399

S Greylock St

Length: 0.12 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 1200 to 1299

Pentridge St

Length: 0.11 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 4900 to 4999

Trinity Pl (Trinity St)

Length: 0.11 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 4800 to 4899

Beaumont Ave

Length: 0.11 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 4800 to 4899

S Markoe St

Length: 0.10 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 1200 to 1299

Upland St

Length: 0.10 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 4700 to 4799

Yocum St

Length: 0.05 miles
Directions: SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 4800 to 4899

Cedar Ave

Length: 0.04 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 4500 to 4599

Willows Ave

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 4900 to 4999

Railroad features:

Norfolk Southern Rlwy (Penn Central RR)

Length: 0.55 miles
Direction: E-W
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