South Philadelphia East

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South Philadelphia/East
Country United States
StatePennsylvania
CountyPhiladelphia County
CityPhiladelphia
Area code(s)Area code 215

South Philadelphia/East is a neighborhood in the eastern central part of South Philadelphia section of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

South Philadelphia/East is the section of South Philadelphia whose southern border is the Schuylkill Expressway and western border is South Broad St. The northern most section ends at Snyder Ave and the eastern most section ends by 4th Street. South Philadelphia/East is bordered by Industrial and Queen Village on the east, and South Philadelphia/West on the west.[1]

Most of the neighborhood is located in the 19148 zip code.

Demographics[edit]

In March 2018, South Philadelphia/East had a population of 29,238, with an unemployment rate of 14.08% and a poverty rate of 26.13%.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ferrick, Tom (2017-08-21). "Mapping Progress in 55 Philadelphia Neighborhoods". nextcity.org. Retrieved 2018-03-12.
  2. ^ "Crime in South Philadelphia/East". Philly.com DataHub. Retrieved 2018-03-12.

Coordinates: 39°54′39″N 75°09′41″W / 39.9109°N 75.1614°W / 39.9109; -75.1614