Southwest Philadelphia

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in Southwest Philadelphia?

131,633 people live in Southwest Philadelphia. The median household income is $33,107.

Southwest Philadelphia is a neighborhood in Philadelphia with a total population of 131,633. It occupies approximately 23.82 square miles.

Overall, expenses in Southwest Philadelphia are 4% lower than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood own their home, with 56% of households being occupied by owners.

As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 33, 31% of residents are married, and 32% of residents have at least one child. About 9% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher.

The overall risk of crime in Southwest Philadelphia is 31% higher than the National Average. As for weather, the average summer temperature is 77.6°F, while the average winter temperature is 32.3°F.

This area is zoned for Philadelphia City School District, which has approximately 135,716 students enrolled across 324 schools and is rated below average overall based on student test scores. To see detailed information on the schools near any individual property, look that property up by street address.

Regarding weather, the average summer temperature is 77.6°F, while the average winter temperature is 32.3°F.

Financial

School

School District

This area is zoned for
PHILADELPHIA CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
This school district has
324
schools
There are
135,716
students enrolled in this district

Crime

Crime Risks

Risk of burglary
in this area is
10%
lower than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
13%
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
19%
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
37%
higher than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
33
Years Old
The most common education level in this area is
High School Diploma
Households with children are
32%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
31%

Weather & Natural Disasters