Welcome to the Suburbs
Outside of Philadelphia, the suburbs are more than quiet, tree-lined streets. They’re a grouping of unique communities, each offering their own personalities, neighborhoods, home prices, school districts, and employment opportunities. Explore a few highlights of some of the best amenities the suburbs have to offer, all while being a quick trip away from the cultural epicenter of Philadelphia.
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Spotlights of the Suburbs
Outdoor Spaces & Activities
The Philadelphia suburbs are celebrated for their access to beautiful outdoor spaces. The Schuylkill River Trail in Conshohocken provides a scenic route along the river, ideal for a range of leisure activities in a picturesque setting. Additionally, nearby, the Fort Washington State Park offers expansive green spaces and trails, perfect for enjoying nature's tranquility.
Shopping, Dining, & Entertainment
The shopping and dining scene in the Philadelphia suburbs is diverse and vibrant. From Ambler's lively main street to Glenside's unique boutiques, there is something for everyone to explore. These suburbs are also known for their exciting arts and cultural scenes, hosting numerous events that contribute to the dynamic lifestyle of the area.
Education & Community
The suburbs of Philadelphia are renowned for their commitment to educational excellence, boasting an array of top-rated schools and a strong sense of community spirit. These areas offer a variety of events and activities year-round, fostering an environment that emphasizes the importance of education and encourages community interaction.
Suburbs at a Glance
- Downtown Philadelphia: Around 45 minutes
- Airport: Philadelphia International Airport
- Transit: Interstate 476 (the Blue Route), Interstate 95, Interstate 276, Schuylkill Expressway, Route 309, and Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA)
- Includes towns such as Ambler, Blue Bell, Glenside, Erdenheim, Wyndmoor—see more towns below!
- Median home value:
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