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Apartments for Rent in Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA
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    1018 Germantown Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19123
    11 Units available
    Studio $1,450
    1 BED $1,599+
    2 BEDS $2,300
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    5/5 Josie G. on Apr 2, 2023

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    Awesome place to live, very well kept, staff is attentive and quick to respond! Apartments are very nice!

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    1148 Frankford Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19125
    Studio $1,395+
    1 BED $1,550+
    2 BEDS $2,390+
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    1325 N. Beach St, Philadelphia, PA 19125
    1 BED $1,977
    2 BEDS $3,995
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    1045 E Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19125
    1 BED $1,755+
    2 BEDS $2,153+
    3 BEDS $2,591+
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    248 Richmond Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147
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    2 BEDS $2,300
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    1018 Germantown Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19123
    Studio $1,450
    1 BED $1,599+
    2 BEDS $2,300
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    2329 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19125
    Studio $1,050
    1 BED $1,195
    2 BEDS $1,350+
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    2331-2333 Frankford Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19125
    Studio $2,900
    2 BEDS $1,600
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    801 Aramingo Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19125
    1 BED $1,450
    2 BEDS $2,650
    3 BEDS $2,200
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    958 Marlborough Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147
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    2311 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19125
    1 BED $1,900+
    2 BEDS $225
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    1741 Frankford Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19125
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    101 W Oxford St., Philadelphia, PA 19122
    Studio $1,411+
    1 BED $1,960+
    2 BEDS $2,853+
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    1216 N. 2Nd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19122
    3 BEDS $2,600
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    1823 N 2Nd St, PHILADELPHIA, PA 19122
    2 BEDS $1,800+
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    1307 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19122
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    1099 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19123
    Studio $1,695+
    1 BED $2,435+
    2+ BEDS $3,847+
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    1022-1030 N 2Nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19123
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    2 BEDS $2,270
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    2041 Coral Street, Philadelphia, PA 19125
    Studio $1,250
    1 BED $1,496+
    2 BEDS $1,799
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    1022-1030 N 2Nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19123
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    1001 N 2Nd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19123
    1 BED $2,245
    2 BEDS $3,025+
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    1011 N Hancock Street, Philadelphia, PA 19123
    1 BED $1,950
    2 BEDS $2,400
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    1002 N 2Nd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19123
    Studio $1,650
    1 BED $1,900+
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    1149 N 3Rd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19123
    1 BED $1,275+
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    2113 N Howard Street, Philadelphia, PA 19122
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    2 BEDS $1,500+
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Average rent in Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA

$2,252/mo Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA average rental price, November 2023
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The average monthly rent for an apartment in Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA is around $2,252.

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA apartment rent ranges

A share of 6% of apartments in Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA have the cheapest rents between $701-$1,000. Around 54% of rentals are in the most expensive price range of > $2,000. Around 22% of Fishtown’s apartments have monthly rents between $1,001-$1,500. There are 18% of apartments with rents between $1,501-$2,000.

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA rent trends

Getting around in Fishtown, PA

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Very Walkable
64 /100
Good Transit
94 /100
Biker's Paradise
Walk Score®: 89, Transit Score®: 64, Bike Score®: 94

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA last updated?

Prices and availability in Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA were last updated on 19 Feb 2024.

What are the best apartments in Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA?

The best apartments in Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA are: Avant, The Battery, Frankford Lofts, 248 Richmond Street and 2329 Frankford Avenue.

What is the average rent in Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA?

The average rent in Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA is $2,252. Start your search for apartments in Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA now.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA?

The price range for a studio apartment in Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA is between $1,195 and $1,800. View all studio apartments in Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA is between $1,195 and $3,775. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA is between $1,195 and $10,000. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA is between $2,591 and $3,191. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA.

What type of rental buildings are in Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA?

In Fishtown 43% of the housing is rented out compared to 57% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 7% of Fishtown’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 85% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 5% are single-family rentals.

Living in Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA

Fishtown is a small and trendy neighborhood bordered to the north by Norris Street and York Street; to the east by Aramingo Avenue; to the south by the Delaware River and Laurel Street; and to the west by Front Street. Once an industrial district, renting in Fishtown has gained a favorable reputation from foodies and local artists.

The rentals in Fishtown are on the cutting edge of culinary arts and live music. Whether young students or professionals raising a family, the renters in Fishtown are some of the trendiest folks in the city, and they welcome small businesses of all kinds. Additionally, the School District of Philadelphia provides renters with Adaire Elementary School, Penn Treaty High School, and Kensington High School for the Creative and Performing Arts. Rentals in Fishtown are also one mile south of Kensington Hospital.

Renting in Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA

Many of the apartments for rent in Fishtown are located in converted industrial buildings that have been renovated into modern living spaces. As such, exposed brick walls, high ceilings and large windows are typical for these cozy rentals. In addition to converted industrial buildings, there are also newer apartment rentals in Fishtown that have contemporary architecture. These buildings often have unique amenities, such as rooftop decks, fitness centers and community spaces. Although there are terrific-looking, newly constructed, single-family houses for rent, the most desirable rentals in Fishtown are the historic townhouses with 19th- and 20th-century architecture sitting on old-fashioned, extra narrow streets. Meanwhile, the apartment rentals in Fishtown are usually studio, one-, two- and three-bedroom units. Single family houses and townhouses here have one to four bedrooms.

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Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA demographics

  • 12,138Total Population
  • 5,697 Female
    6,441 Male
  • 34Median Age

In total, Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA has 12,138 residents, 5,697 women and 6,441 men, per U.S. Census recent estimates. Statistics show that the median age of Fishtown’s population is 34.

Amenities in Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA

Fishtown rentals are less than one mile east of South Kensington Community Partners, which has community gardening, city beautification and other volunteer programs. In particular, organic city gardening is a growing trend in Fishtown. There's also natural beauty to be found at Palmer Park, Penn Treaty Park overlooking the river and The Corner Dog Park. Otherwise, renters enjoy browsing Fishtown Community Library, while to the west is ACME. Most of all, Fishtown renters are proud of their incredible food scenes that include Vietnamese, Mexican, bagel shops and coffeehouses of all kinds. Heffe Tacos; Kostas Restaurant (Greek food); Sulimay's Restaurant; Fishtown Diner; Philly Style Bagels; and Cedar Point Bar & Kitchen are just some of the many establishments that renters recommend. If renters had to choose three stores to sum up Fishtown's spunky personality, they'd be Harriet's Bookshop, Philadelphia Record Exchange and Jinxed Fishtown Vintage Shop.

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA households

  • 2,345 Family
    3,253 Non-family
  • 964 Children
    4,634 No Children
  • 5,598Total Number of Households
  • 2.12Average People Per Household
  • $86,256Median Household Income

There is a total of 5,598 households in Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA. Of these, 964 have children and 4,634 are without children. Per Census Bureau’s most current estimates, 2,345 family households and 3,253 non-family households live in this area. The size of a household in Fishtown is 2.12 people, on average. The median household annual income in Fishtown equals $86,256, and the monthly housing costs equal $1,602.

Transportation in Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA

When renting in Fishtown, public transportation is provided by the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA). Specifically, Fishtown renters catch the Market-Frankford Line (MFL) at Girard Avenue and on Berk Street. The MFL - also called the Blue Line - runs from Frankford to the 69th Street Transportation Center in Upper Darby (passing through West Philadelphia, University City, South Philadelphia, Kensington, East Kensington and Harrowgate). Alternatively, the Broad Street Line (BSL) - which takes renters north-south from Fern Rock Transportation Center to Lincoln Financial Field - is made available at Cecil B. Moore Station on Cecil B. Moore Avenue (two miles west of Fishtown). Additionally, renters in Fishtown are serviced by Trolley Route 15 and Amtrak connections. Finally, Fishtown rentals are 12 miles northeast of Philadelphia International Airport.

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA education statistics

According to data from the U.S. Census Bureau, 4% of the population in Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA have no high school education, 22% went to high-school, and 14% have partially completed college. Moreover, 5% of the population hold an Associate Degree, 33% hold a Bachelor Degree, and 22% hold a Graduate Degree.

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