Holmesburg Real Estate Market Overview

Could Holmesburg, Philadelphia, PA be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Holmesburg. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular neighborhoods ne...ar Holmesburg such as Tacony/ Wissinoming and Torresdale. When you’re ready, Trulia has 107 resale and new homes in Holmesburg lined up for you, including 1 open house, and 153 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more


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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Holmesburg show a 21% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a 5% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Holmesburg for Feb 26 to May 25 was $124,900 based on 28 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Holmesburg was $90, an increase of 7% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Holmesburg for Apr 29 to May 29 was $1,100.


Most frequent crimes in the past year

Holmesburg has low crime relative to the rest of Philadelphia County.

Knowing more about crime activity in Holmesburg can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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Schools in Holmesburg

School data is currently unavailable. Use the map above to find the best schools in Holmesburg.


Get to know your neighbors in Holmesburg by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

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Most people in Holmesburg commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
75% commute by car
0% commute by bike
23% commute by public transportation
3% commute by foot

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