Location & Demographics

Location, Location, Location

Manayunk’s historic district is situated in Northwest Philadelphia on a hillside nestled between the beautiful Schuylkill River and a 100-year-old thriving residential neighborhood. This location is key to the Manayunk business district’s success.

More than 650,000 people live in a 5 mile radius and over 1.5 million people reside in the greater Philadelphia area. Manayunk businesses attract tourists and customers from all over the region including the Philadelphia Main Line and its affluent clientele. Manayunk is just 15 minutes from many of the region's primary destinations!

Manayunk’s trade area includes all of Philadelphia County, as well as Montgomery, Delaware, Chester, and Bucks Counties in Pennsylvania along with areas in South Jersey and Delaware.

With easy access to I-76 at both ends, a SEPTA  regional rail stop located just behind Main Street, bus stops throughout the commercial district, and the Schuylkill River Heritage Trail along the Manayunk Canal, Manayunk is easily accessible by car, train, bus, or bike!

Manayunk’s location means one thing: easy access to target customers.


The below demographics were calculated in 2010.

Radius                               1 Mile          3 Mile          5 Mile
Current                             25,891        155,151        656,311
2014 Projected                25,744        156,776        649,688
Current                             11,488         67,292         257,012
2014 Projected                12,210         72,724         271,840
Median Age                      36.6             38.4              36.1
Age 20-59                         60.5%          56.1%           53.3%
Household Income
Average HHI                    $72,789       $70,409       $59,528
$100,000-$200,000             17.9%          15.8%          11.5%
$200,000+                            4.7%            6.9%            4.6%
Daytime Employees          9,577          56,724       192,907