Philadelphia

This City At a Glance

In Pennsylvania

Philadelphia is a city in the state of Pennsylvania.

Philadelphia is a city in Pennsylvania.

Overall, expenses in Philadelphia are 20% lower than the National Average. Most people in the city own their home, with 52% of households being occupied by owners.

The overall risk of crime in Philadelphia is 43% higher than the National Average. As for weather, the average summer temperature is 79.1°F, while the average winter temperature is 33.9°F.

Financial

Cost of living

National Average

Overall costs

20% lower than the national average

Housing costs

20% lower than the national average

Food & Beverage costs

18% lower than the national average

Transportation costs

21% lower than the national average

Apparel costs

20% lower than the national average

Entertainment costs

21% lower than the national average

Utility costs

16% lower than the national average

Healthcare costs

17% lower than the national average

Insurance costs

25% lower than the national average

Tobacco costs

12% lower than the national average

Income

The median household income in this area is
$37,149
Per year

Rent vs. Own

The percent of households occupied by renters is
47%
The percent of households occupied by owners is
52%

Tax Information

The sales tax rate in this area is
8.0%
The average annual property tax in this area is
$1,384

Crime

Crime Risks

Risk of burglary
in this area is
8%
higher than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
30%
higher than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
99%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
28%
higher than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
99%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
46%
higher than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
34
Years Old
The most common education level in this area is
High School Diploma

Weather & Natural Disasters

Weather

The average temperature in this area during the winter is
34°F
The average temperature in this area during the summer is
79°F
The average rainfall in this area is
49
inches annually
The average snow in this area is
15
inches annually

Natural Disasters

Risk of storms
in this area is
mild
Risk of earthquakes
in this area is
mild
Risk of hurricanes
in this area is
mild
Risk of tornadoes
in this area is
mild
Risk of hailstorms
in this area is
high
Risk of windstorms
in this area is
high