Learn More About Pennsport & View Real Estate Listings for Sale
Pennsport lies South of Queen Village & is the official neighborhood of the uniquely Philadelphia institution the Mummers! There are many Mummers clubs running down 2nd Street (lovingly called Two Street by those who participate in the New Year’s Day festivities). The housing consists mainly of 2 & 3 story original row homes & some new construction. Residents can get involved with the Friends of Dickinson Square Park for more information on their neighborhood & civic association.
What Are the Boundaries
Delaware Ave to the East, 4th to the West, Washington to the North & Snyder to the South.
Restaurants, Bars & Nightlife
There are lots of little neighborhood pubs as well as some newer places like vegan Grindcore House, uber popular Federal Donuts (so popular in fact they opened up a 2nd spot in Rittenhouse), 2nd Street Brew House & Taco Loco a taco truck on Washington Ave. outside of Jefferson Square Park.
Easy access to the big box stores of Delaware Ave. mean that a Target, a ShopRite & a Super Fresh with parking are all close at hand. The Italian Market is nearby as well as the Whole Foods & Super Fresh in Bella Vista.
On Sunday’s in season from 10-2 there is a farmer’s market that sets up at Dickinson Square Park.
This neighborhood has fewer small boutiques, however, there is easy access to the Target, Marshall’s, Home Depot, Lowe’s, Ikea & Pier 1 on Delaware Avenue.
The most popular park in this neighborhood is the Dickinson Square Park between 3rd & 4th & Tasker & Mifflin, there is also the Jefferson Square Park which is mostly sports fields & a smaller park called Herron Playground off 2nd at Reed.
Parking & Public Transportation
This neighborhood has a few municipal lots off Front under I-95 as well as a lot of street parking, a lot of it requiring a permit for stays longer than a couple of hours. There may be some privately owned lots that you can find through word of mouth. Check out Septa’s website for more bus route information.
|Price Range:||$650 to $4,300,000||Price Average:||$340,004|
|Size Range:||153 to 27,584 Sq. Ft.||Size Average:||1,879 Sq. Ft.|