Media and surrounding

Pennsylvania Neighborhood Guide

Welcome To Media, A Charming Suburb Outside Of Philadelphia

Media, the city in Delaware County where people from all walks of life and from all over the world live and work, was established 300 years ago when William Penn sold a portion of his land. It is known as “Everybody's Hometown” because of its tradition of cooperation and inclusion.

Considering Media as your next home? In our Media Neighborhood Guide, we’re taking you on a Media tour, like a local. Keep reading to discover if this charming neighborhood is the right place for you.

Media, Philadelphia: Home Prices, Values, and Market Trends

  • $450k Average sale price
  • 50Average days on market
  • 23%Homes sold over list price
  • 96%walkability score
  • 85%public transport score
  • 29%biking score

About Media,

Vacationers and Philadelphians started to flock to Media soon after the town got its first courthouse in 1851. The neighborhoods boast sidewalks and well-maintained, adorable single-family homes, rowhomes, townhouses, and apartment buildings. Minshall House, Cooper House, and Hillhurst, among other historic homes, are a living representation of Media's history. With plenty of good restaurants, fun nightlife and lush green spaces, Media was even chosen as one of Apartment Therapy’s Coolest Suburbs in America in 2019.

Media At A Glance

Walkability and Connectivity

Media is very walkable and well-connected to Philadelphia via SEPTA public transport.

The Lifestyle

You’ll enjoy a vibrant lifestyle in the suburbs with friendly people and plenty of local events and activities to participate in.

You’ll love…

The amazing food scene, the interesting mix of nature and historical architecture, and the abundance of activities for young, old and families.

Where Is Media, Philadelphia?

Located in Delaware County, Pennsylvania, Media is a small town and borough 12 miles southwest of Philadelphia. Often, when referring to Media, we are also including the surrounding neighborhoods including Garden City, Rose Valley, Glen Riddle and Elwyn.

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Living in Media

This cute suburb is quite walkable and well-connected to Philadelphia via SEPTA public transport. Residents and visitors can hop on the Media/Wawa Line at Media Station. There’s also SEPTA Routes 101 and 102, also referred to as the Media-Sharon Hill Line, which is a light-rail service that runs through Media.

You’ll Also Love Media If You…

If you love delicious food


If you love nature mixed with history


If you love events and activities


Ready To Make Media Your New Home?

Whether you’re a homebuyer or seeking your next place to rent, we’re here to help. Let’s destress the whole process and get you a place that matches your vision of the perfect home.


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