Rittenhouse Square Real Estate



This swanky and attractive neighborhood is home to some of the most prestigious condominium buildings and townhomes in the city. Rittenhouse Square generally encompasses the area between Walnut and Lombard Streets and between 16th and 21st Streets. Rittenhouse Square is one of the five original open-spaced parks planned by William Penn. Its name stems from Philadelphia astronomer, David Rittenhouse and its main attraction, Rittenhouse Square Park, is one of the most beloved spots in the city. After a building boom in the 1850’s, Rittenhouse became home to Philadelphia’s aristocracy. Today, Rittenhouse is the site of flower and produce markets, art exhibits and performances, and is home to much of the shopping, dining, and nightlife you’ll ever need in Philadelphia. Rittenhouse Square Park is one of the hottest spots in the city—a perfect place to visit any time of year!

Rittenhouse Square - Town vs. County Stats

Avg Price in Rittenhouse Square: $1,243,700 / County Avg $832,500

75%

Avg Taxes in Rittenhouse Square: $41,200 / County Avg $8,200

250%

Avg Sq. Ft. in Rittenhouse Square: 1,809 / County Avg 2,737

33%

Avg Price per/sqft in Rittenhouse Square:$687 / County Avg $304

226%

Avg Walkscore in Rittenhouse Square: 99 / County Avg 39

128%

Avg Year Built in Rittenhouse Square: 1933 / County Avg 1972

49%

Avg Days on Website in Rittenhouse Square: 128 / County Avg 72

89%

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