Mount Airy is a neighborhood of Northwest Philadelphia in the state of Pennsylvania. It is divided into two sections, East Mt Airy and West Mt Airy. The northwest border of the neighborhood is Cresheim Valley, which is also part of Fairmount Park. Beyond that is Chestnut Hill. The west side of the neighborhood is bordered by the Wissahickon Gorge, another part of Fairmount Park. Beyond this lies Manayunk and Roxborough.
Mount Airy homes for sale are some of the most desirable in the Philadelphia area and in the whole country. Boasting a rare combination of leafy green parks, cobblestone business corridors, and a close proximity to Center City Philadelphia, Mount Airy has become known for its diverse and passionate citizenry and strong sense of community.
This combination of architectural charm and natural beauty have made residential properties in Mount Airy very desirable. The median sale price has been steadily increasing over the past few years, but now with prices at a historic low, it is an ideal time to buy a home or rent a condo in East or West Mount Airy. The McCann team has a wide range of houses and condos for sale or rent in Mount Airy that can fit any individual or family lifestyle.
Mt Airy has benefitted from the city-wide housing boom that has affected Philadelphia. The surge of historic home renovation and new building construction has attracted younger residents and new retail tenants to the neighborhood. This recent influx of residents and developers has led to the construction of many new businesses and residential properties, giving a burst of energy to Mount Airy's commercial district and making the neighborhood more desirable than ever.Read More ▾
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Data compiled using 1st quarter 2020 data vs. same period from 2019
If you are looking for a house for sale in a desirable neighborhood like Mt Airy, it is important to have the right real estate professionals guiding you through the experience of buying a home or renting a condo in Mount Airy. The Mike McCann team has a group of real estate professionals with extensive knowledge of Philadelphia and its many neighborhoods. We will work to meet your needs and make sure your home buying or condo renting experience is a positive one!
Public & Private Institutions Of Learning
Public schools in East and West Mount Airy are operated by The School District of Philadelphia, which, by enrollment, is the eight largest in the nation. The schools are located in a setting that is both historical and culturally rich, with a community that is racially and ethnically diverse. There are 300 schools in the district, of which The School District of Philadelphia operates 214 . This includes:
The other 86 public schools in the area are independently operated charter schools, which are authorized by the School District of Philadelphia, and are accountable to it.