Glenside, PA (Edge Hill)




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About Glenside, PA (Edge Hill)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Edge Hill median real estate price is $326,331, which is more expensive than 90.2% of the neighborhoods in Pennsylvania and 74.3% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Edge Hill is currently $1,411, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 85.8% of the neighborhoods in Pennsylvania.

Edge Hill is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Glenside, Pennsylvania.

Edge Hill real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and small apartment buildings. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Edge Hill neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built before 1940.

In Edge Hill, the current vacancy rate is 1.8%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 93.0% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Edge Hill is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

Many things matter about a neighborhood, but the first thing most people notice is the way a neighborhood looks and its particular character. For example, one might notice whether the buildings all date from a certain time period or whether shop signs are in multiple languages. This particular neighborhood in Glenside, the Edge Hill neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Edge Hill neighborhood has more Croatian and Russian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 2.2% of this neighborhood's residents have Croatian ancestry and 7.8% have Russian ancestry.

Edge Hill is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 0.2% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Yiddish at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 98.0% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

Executives, managers and professionals make up 71.3% of the workforce in the Edge Hill neighborhood which, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis, is a higher proportion of such high-level people than is found in 98.4% of the neighborhoods in America. For this reason, this neighborhood really stands out as unique.

Notable & Unique: People

Think about the people you know personally. How many of them would purchase box seats to opening night at the symphony? How many of them regularly attend gallery openings, or are the first to reserve tickets to opening night at the ballet? If they're like most of us, they don't do any of these things. But if you're among an exclusive crowd of wealthy and refined patrons of the arts, then you'll feel right at home in the Edge Hill neighborhood: a neighborhood in which more "urban sophisticates" live than 96.9% of neighborhoods across the U.S. Here, your neighbors are defined as having urbane tastes in literature, music, live theatre and the arts. They are wealthy, educated, travel in style, and live a big city lifestyle whether or not they live in or near a big city. In addition to being an excellent choice for urban sophisticates, this neighborhood is also a very good choice for highly educated executives.

In addition, with more than 2.1% of residents living with a same sex partner, Edge Hill is truly a neighborhood that stands out from the rest in this regard. In fact, exclusive analysis by NeighborhoodScout reveals that this neighborhood has a greater concentration of same sex couples than 95.4% of U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

In the Edge Hill neighborhood, 14.6% of people ride the train to work each day. This is a very high percentage compared to most places. In fact, NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals that this is a higher level of train ridership than in 95.4% of the neighborhoods in America.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children, who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities, the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty, which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.

The neighbors in the Edge Hill neighborhood in Glenside are wealthy, making it among the 15% highest income neighborhoods in America. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 88.8% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 0.6% of the children seventeen and under living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 90.5% of America's neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

The old saying "you are what you eat" is true. But it is also true that you are what you do for a living. The types of occupations your neighbors have shape their character, and together as a group, their collective occupations shape the culture of a place.

In the Edge Hill neighborhood, 71.3% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 14.3% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (9.3%), and 5.1% in manufacturing and laborer occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is the shared learned behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicities and ancestries have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicities or ancestries will express those cultures. It is what makes the North End in Boston so fun to visit for the Italian restaurants, bakeries, culture, and charm, and similarly, why people enjoy visiting Chinatown in San Francisco.

In the Edge Hill neighborhood in Glenside, PA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (21.1%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (18.1%), and residents who report Italian roots (14.7%), and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (8.0%), along with some Russian ancestry residents (7.8%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Edge Hill neighborhood is English, spoken by 89.5% of households.

Getting to Work

Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in Edge Hill neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (29.1% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (67.9%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also take the train to get to work (14.6%) and 7.3% of residents also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors for their daily commute. In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Edge Hill 0.101011101001110
Glenside 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 3.15
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Glenside 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 51

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 31 Condition Alerts found.

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This neighborhood is served by 3 districts:

ABINGTON SD


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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to PA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Overlook Sch
1750 Edge Hill Rd
Abington, PA, 19001
KG-06
Copper Beech Sch
825 N Easton Road
Glenside, PA, 19038
KG-06
Rydal East Sch
1160 Huntingdon Pike
Huntingdon Valley, PA, 19006
KG-06
Highland Sch
1301 Edge Hill Rd
Abington, PA, 19001
KG-06
Roslyn Sch
2565 Susquehanna Street
Roslyn, PA, 19001
KG-06
Abington Shs
900 Highland Avenue
Abington, PA, 19001
10-12
Abington Jhs
2056 Susquehanna St
Abington, PA, 19001
07-09
Willow Hill Sch
1700 Coolidge Avenue
Willow Grove, PA, 19090
KG-06
Mckinley Sch
370 Cedar Rd
Elkins Park, PA, 19027
KG-06

School District Enrollment By Group

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CHELTENHAM TOWNSHIP SD


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District Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

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Better than of PA school districts.

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to PA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Cheltenham El Sch
7853 Front Street
Cheltenham, PA, 19012
KG-04
Wyncote El Sch
8149 New Second Street
Elkins Park, PA, 19027
KG-04
Glenside El Sch
8149 New Second Street
Elkins Park, PA, 19027
KG-04
Elkins Park Sch
8149 New Second St
Elkins Park, PA, 19027
05-06
Cheltenham Hs
500 Rices Mill Rd
Wyncote, PA, 19095
09-12
Cedarbrook Ms
300 Longfellow Rd
Wyncote, PA, 19095
07-08
Myers El Sch
7609 Montgomery Ave
Elkins Park, PA, 19027
KG-04

School District Enrollment By Group

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SPRINGFIELD TOWNSHIP SD


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District Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

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Better than of PA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to PA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Springfield Twp El Sch Enfield
1118 Church Rd
Oreland, PA, 19075
KG-01
Springfield Twp El Sch Erdenhm
500 Haws Ln
Flourtown, PA, 19031
02-05
Springfield Twp Ms
1901 A E Paper Mill Rd
Oreland, PA, 19075
06-08
Springfield Twp Hs
1801 E Paper Mill Rd
Erdenheim, PA, 19038
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

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