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A Tour of Olde Kensington, PA

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The sexual assault attorneys in Olde Kensington, PA, sponsor this article to present you with a detailed excerpt about the area.

Olde Kensington is a neighborhood in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The charming area with easy access to the center city gives residents a mix of an urban and suburban feel. With tons of bars, restaurants, and coffee shops around, Olde Kensington promises a comfortable lifestyle.

The boundaries of the area are roughly between Cecil B Moore Avenue (north), Girard Avenue (south), Front Street (east), and 6th Street (west). The neighborhood is served by two associations: the Kensington South Neighborhood Advisory Council and the Olde Kensington Neighbors Association. Olde Kensington belongs to the ZIP code 19122.


Old Kensington, PA, is home to approximately 6,441 residents. The racial demographics of these residents are as follows:

  • 45.4% non-Hispanic white
  • 30% Hispanic
  • 18.4% non-Hispanic black
  • 4.5% Asian
  • 1.6% other

In Olde Kensington, the median home value stands at USD 275,643 which, is relatively high compared to the national median home value ($217,500). The neighborhood's median rent of USD 1,327 is slightly above the national median rent, which stands at USD 1,062.

More Olde Kensington residents own their homes at 56% compared to the 44% of residents who rent their homes.

Public Transportation

Olde Kensington, PA, is served by The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA), which operates bus, rapid transit, commuter rail, light rail, and end electric trolley bus services across Pennsylvania.

With the center city just 2 miles away, Olde Kensington is served by Buses 57 and 55 and the Elevated Train (the EL) at Girard Station Trolley 15 through Girard Ave.

Within a reasonable walking distance of Olde Kensington, buses 3 and 47 also pass nearby the neighborhood. If you're looking to commute slightly further distances, the EL Berks Station and SEPTA rail at Temple University Station are both within reasonable walking distance.

Another common mode of transportation found in Olde Kensington is bike riding. The neighborhood is filled with active residents who enjoy getting their daily exercise done on their commute to and from work. There is a bike share station at the cross streets 3rd & Girard, along with multiple peripheral stations at 2nd & Germantown Avenue, 1902 N. Front Street, 1176 Leopard Avenue, and 527 W. Berks Street.

Of course, if taking buses, railroads, or even biking isn't your preferred mode of transportation, the neighborhood is very walkable. The accessibility to and from the center city and within the neighborhood itself makes Olde Kensington attractive for young professionals.

Olde Kensington Rankings

Olde Kensington a warm and welcoming area with residents who enjoy a comfortable lifestyle. The satisfied residents of Old Kensington are reflected in the neighborhood's rating, which includes,

  • #25 (of 147) Best Neighborhoods for Young Professionals in Philadelphia
  • #27 (of 147) Most Diverse Neighborhoods in Philadelphia
  • #40 (of 147) Best Neighborhoods to Live in Pennsylvania

For related reading, visit: The History of Kensington, PA

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David Petrone
Date Published: May 25, 2021
David Petrone is a personal injury attorney at Justice Guardians.
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