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    1000 Ellis Dr, Glen Mills, PA 19342
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    1 BED $1,915+
    2 BEDS $2,393+
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    5/5 Vincent on Nov 4, 2023

    We have been here for 4 years and since the heights took over the transition has been seamless.

    5/5 Helen S. on Jul 25, 2023

    We have lived here for 3 years. The apartment is beautiful and has everything we need. We love that you just have to walk down the hall to put your trash down the shoot. If there is a problem, maintenance is there very quickly.

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    275 Glen Riddle Rd., Media, PA 19063
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    404 N Monroe Street, Media, PA 19063
    1 BED $1,350
    2 BEDS $1,800
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    5130 Pennell Road, Aston, PA 19014
    1 BED $1,500
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    512 Coventry Lane, Glen Mills, PA 19342
    1 BED $1,971+
    2 BEDS $2,129+
    3 BEDS $2,603+
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    1000 Ellis Dr, Glen Mills, PA 19342
    1 BED $1,915+
    2 BEDS $2,393+
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    2870 Concord, Aston, PA 19014
    Studio $300
    1 BED $1,350
    2 BEDS $1,050+
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    52 South Morton Avenue, Morton, PA 19070
    Studio $850+
    1 BED $1,005+
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    400 Charles Ellis Lane, Newtown Square, PA 19073
    Studio $1,881+
    1 BED $2,017+
    2+ BEDS $2,675+
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    400 Paddock Circle, Newtown Square, PA 19073
    Studio $1,949+
    1 BED $2,142+
    2+ BEDS $2,783+
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    1416 Upland Street, Chester, PA 19013
    1 BED $950
    2 BEDS $1,350
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    1470 Providence Ave, Chester, PA 19013
    Studio $850
    1 BED $950+
    2 BEDS $1,150+
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    934 Potter St, Chester, PA 19013
    3 BEDS $1,655
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    N. Swathmore Ave, Ridley, PA 19078
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    519 E 9Th St, Chester, PA 19013
    1 BED $1,050
    2 BEDS $1,355
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    740 Burmont Road, Drexel Hill, PA 19026
    Studio $815+
    1 BED $1,100
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    501 Penn Street, Chester, PA 19013
    1 BED $851+
    2 BEDS $1,032+
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    1029 W. 5Th Street, Chester, PA 19013
    Studio $672+
    2 BEDS $1,026+
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    1029 W 5Th St., (Office), Chester, PA 19013
    Studio $712+
    2 BEDS $1,226+
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    325 Pusey Street, Chester, PA 19016
    1 BED $719+
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    2119-2121 W 3Rd St, Chester, PA 19013
    1 BED $1,000
    2 BEDS $975
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    1087 N Academy Ave, Glenolden, PA 19036
    3 BEDS $1,400
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    200 Karen Circle, Glenolden, PA 19036
    1 BED $1,095
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    125 Lafayette Ave, Collingdale, PA 19023
    3 BEDS $1,850
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    3131 Meetinghouse Rd., Boothwyn, PA 19061
    1 BED $1,385+
    2 BEDS $1,745+
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Average rent in Media, PA

$1,853/mo Media, PA average rental price, November 2023
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Media, PA is $1,853.

Media, PA apartment rent ranges

About 35% of apartment rents in Media, PA range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 37% of apartments. Around 27% of Media’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 1% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

Media, PA rent trends

Getting around in Media, PA

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Somewhat Bikeable
Walk Score®: 4, Bike Score®: 8

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Media, PA last updated?

Prices and availability in Media, PA were last updated on 2 Mar 2024.

What are the best apartments in Media, PA?

The best apartments in Media, PA are: Glen Riddle Station Apartments, 404 N Monroe Street and 5130 Pennell Road.

What is the average rent in Media, PA?

The average rent in Media, PA is $1,853. Start your search for apartments in Media, PA now.

What type of rental buildings are in Media, PA?

In Media, 60% of the residents are renting compared to 40% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 10% of Media’s rentals, 88% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 3% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Media, PA?

The age and size of multifamily buildings are among the most visible characteristics of the rental market in a city.  In this case, the apartment buildings in Media are about 39 years old, on average. Of these, 31% have been built since 2000, representing the newer options on the market and typically offering more amenities. Rental buildings in the city have an average height of 4 stories. About 73% of the rental communities here are low-rise, garden-style communities, 37% are mid-rises, and none are high-rise buildings. These are true especially for large-scale multifamily buildings with over 50 apartments.

What apartment floorplans are common in Media, PA?

Rental apartments in Media come in a range of sizes and floorplans. Studio apartments represent 6% of units for rent, ideal for singles, renters on a budget and people who value central locations more than space. Rentals with 1-bedroom floorplans make up 57% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 37% of all rentals in Media. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

Living in Media, PA

Surrounded by more than a dozen nearby parks, the apartments and houses for rent in Media are located in central Delaware County, 12 miles west of Philadelphia, 20 miles southwest of Wilmington and 88 miles southwest of Baltimore, all via I-95. With Route 1 four miles to the north, I-476 four miles to the west, and I-95 five miles to the south, getting to almost anywhere in the Northeast is easy when renting in Media. Here, renters with families send their children to the Rose Tree Media School District. Additionally, the abundance of green spaces are lovely when renting in Media, but the weather can be a bit chilly for some renters as the small town has an average yearly temperature of 54°F. The closest major airport to Media is Philadelphia International Airport (10 miles southeast via I-476 onto I-95).

Renting in Media, PA

Renters in Media will find a charmingly rural small town with historic Quaker roots; polite people who greet and hold open doors for strangers; and professionals in health care and social services, as well as manufacturing and retail industries - often with young families. Renting in Media is perfect for anyone who enjoys fishing, hiking and other outdoor activities. As a small town, Media is very walkable with paths leading from neighborhoods to local schools, shops and more. There are also shopping districts, quiet residential neighborhoods, and an underground art scene filled with street festivals, live music and performance theaters. In particular, renters with families who are looking for affordable apartments should look in the neighborhood of Rose Tree. Or, for more expensive rentals, consider the neighborhood of Moylan to the very south. Renters can also sometimes find beautiful older ranch houses for rent in the historical subdivision ofS Nether Providence.

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Shopping in Media, PA

For a day out shopping, most renters in Media go to the Springfield Mall (six miles west in neighboring Springfield via the Baltimore Turnpike). Renters can also visit The Shops at Liberty Place in Philadelphia (18 miles east via I-95). Otherwise, there are additional local shopping venues for renters at Media Shopping Center, Marple Crossroads and Olde Sproul Shopping Village. When running errands, most renters go to Target, CVS and Walmart in Springfield. Or, grocery store options while renting in Media include ACME Markets, Trader Joe's, Giant and Kovacs Market. And, when eating out, most renters go to West Baltimore Avenue to dine at local favorites like Pinocchio's Restaurant, Ariano, Spasso Italian Grill and The Shebeen.

Transportation in Media, PA

The Southeastern Transportation Authority (SEPTA) provides two bus routes (110 and 118) and a regional rail line. Specifically, Bus Route 110 runs east to west from Penn State University to Philadelphia, stopping at Marples Crossroads Shopping Center, Springfield Mall and Riddle Memorial Hospital. Alternatively, Route 118 runs north and south and stops at Delaware Community College and King of Prussia Plaza. To get to Philadelphia from Media within 40 minutes, renters take Media/Elwyn Regional Rail Line on Media Station Road to downtown Philadelphia. There are also apartments for rent near Media Station to make commutes even faster.

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