Society Hill

Society Hill is one of the oldest residential neighborhoods in the country.

Welcome to Society Hill

In the 1950s Society Hill saw a rebirth from the urban decay of prior years, leading to development of mid-century modern designed townhomes and the prestigious Society Hill Towers, designed by famed architect IM Pei.  Now the neighborhood is home to museums, upscale dining, boutiques and historic sites.  Make Society Hill your home and be a part of history.

Society Hill is one of the oldest residential neighborhoods in the country.  Settled around 1680, the area is very distinctive due to its concentration of historic 18th and 19th century homes.  Shutters, street lamps and cobblestones can still be found in this upscale and charming area, giving you a feeling of the history of Philadelphia.

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Things We Love

  • Ritz Theater
  • Zahav
  • The Twisted Tail

Where Is It?

Society Hill is south of Walnut, with Front St as its eastern border, South St as it’s south and 7th St at the west.

Demographics and Employment Data for Society Hill, PA

Society Hill has 3,378 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Society Hill do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 5,775 people call Society Hill home. The population density is 44,755.769 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.


Median Age

44 / 56%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group


0-9 Years


10-17 Years


18-24 Years


25-64 Years


65-74 Years


75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree

Total Households


Average Household Size


Average individual Income

Households with Children

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Without Children:

Marital Status


Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Work With Chris

Our goal is to be professional consultants for our sellers and buyers and keep them focused on making the best possible decisions when it comes to creating a winning scenario for the largest financial decision of their life.