Grays Ferry Real Estate
The University of Pennsylvania expanded its campus, Pennovation, so close to Gray's Ferry -- a booming housing market! Noted as one of the best zipcodes for house flipping in the Philadelphia, Gray's Ferry old industrial roots are being turned into an aggressive residential market! Gray's Ferry is a part of the South of South Neighborhood Association (SOSNA), with boundaries spanning from Gray's Ferry Ave to Snyder Ave and The Schuylkill River to 25th St.
Historically, Gray's Ferry housed the Schuylkill Arsenal which had major effects in the Civil War and the Lewis and Clark expedition. Now, Gray's Ferry has a large children and adolescent population with over 30% of the neighborhood being under the age of 18. There are many parks and trails in the small area of South West Center City including Gray's Ferry Crescent Trail Park. The trail includes over 4,000 feet of bike and walking paths, with another 2,171 feet of pedestrian walking paths.
Grays Ferry Listings Summary
Grays Ferry - Town vs. County Stats
Avg Price in Grays Ferry: $289,500 / County Avg $417,100
Avg Taxes in Grays Ferry: $1,200 / County Avg $7,300
Avg Sq. Ft. in Grays Ferry: 1,277 / County Avg 1,793
Avg Price per/sqft in Grays Ferry:$227 / County Avg $233
Avg Walkscore in Grays Ferry: 70 / County Avg 81
Avg Year Built in Grays Ferry: 1955 / County Avg 1946
Avg Days on Website in Grays Ferry: 84 / County Avg 89