Northeast Philadelphia, PA United States – OU Communities

About this community

Join the over 50 new families who moved in just in the last few years!

Location: Northeast Philadelphia is 90-minutes from NYC, 2 hours to Baltimore, and just over 1 hour to Lakewood. Taking a train to New York? Drive 30-minutes to Trenton Station, and hop onto a train for a 50-minute ride to NYC Penn Station. This is a perfect location if you want to live close to the NYC metro area but are looking for the out-of-town feel!

Affordability: Our housing prices are unmatched! Rent a 2-3 bedroom home for $1,000-1,500/month with full amenities, including washer/dryer, easy parking, and private entrance. Buy a house for less than $300K with just $2,000 in property taxes.

Wondering how to afford yeshiva tuition? Our Day school tuition packages will astonish you, due to Pennsylvania State Private School Tax Credits. The cost of living is a small fraction of the NYC metro area. Live here, work less, and enjoy what truly matters in life more.

Job Market? Philadelphia is one of the largest cities in the USA, with jobs in all areas and industries, highlighted by world class universities, hospitals, and Fortune 500 companies. Give us your resume, and we will help you network!

Our community is made of up warm, welcoming families, multiple shuls and many different school choices. We have a place for everyone. There is so much to do in Philadelphia, with incredible parks, museums, and family friendly activities. Come check us out and let us give you a warm welcome!

AMENITIES:
• Affordable Apartment Rentals
• Affordable Homes/Co-ops
• Eruv
• Job Opportunities
• Kollel
• Kosher Food Availability
• Kosher Dining
• Low Taxes
• Mikvah
• Special Needs/Disability Resources
• Tuition Vouchers/Rebates
• Yeshiva Elementary Day School
• Yeshiva High School

-OROT special needs program, summer camps, sports leagues, excellent universities and hospitals

Participated in Fair 2015, 2017, 2019, 2022

Synagogues

Bnai Israel-Ohev Zedek Member of OU 8201 Castor Avenue
Philadelphia, PA, 19152
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Chabad Lubavitch of Greater Philadelphia 7622 Castor Avenue
Philadelphia, PA, 19152
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Congregation Ahavas Torah 1425 Rhawn Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19111
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Congregation Beth Medrash Harav B'nai Jacob 7926 Algon Ave
Philadelphia, PA, 19111
Congregation Dibrot Eliyahu 2018 Solly Ave
Philadelphia, PA, 19152

Mikvaot

Lower Merion Mikva 111 Union Ave
Bala Cynwyd, PA, 19004
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Men's: Lubavitch 7622 Castor Ave.
Philadelphia, PA, 19152
Philadelphia Mikvah Association, NE Branch 7525 Loretto Avenue
Philadelphia, PA, 19111

Schools

Politz Hebrew Academy 9225 Old Bustleton Ave
Philadelphia, PA, 19115
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Mesivta Bais Dovid 31 Maple Avenue
Cherry Hill, NJ, 08002
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Politz Day School 720 Cooper Landing Road
Cherry Hill, NJ, 08002
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Torah Academy of Bucks County(Preschool) 2456 Bristol Rd
19020, PA, Bensalem
Kosloff Torah Academy High School for Girls 50 Montgomery Avenue
Bala Cynwyd, PA, 19004
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Kohelet Yeshiva High School and Middle School 223 North Highland Avenue
Merion Station, PA, 19066
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Kohelet Yeshiva Lab School 223 N. Highland Ave
Merion, PA, 19066
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The Mesivta High School of Greater Philadelphia 314 Levering Mill Road
Bala Cynwyd, PA, 19004
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Gan Chabad Preschool 625 Montgomery Avenue
Merion Station, PA, 19066
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Talmudical Yeshiva 6063 Drexel Road
Philadelphia, PA, 19131
Torah Academy of Greater Philadelphia 742 Argyle Rd
Wynnewood, PA, 19096
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Abrams Hebrew Academy 31 West College Avenue
Yardley, PA, 19067
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Cheder Chabad Philadelphia 276 S Bryn Mawr Ave
Bryn Mawr, PA, 19010
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NCSY

Northeast Philadelphia is served by an active Philadelphia NCSY chapter, headed by
Yitz Levi (), which runs public school clubs and social events for Jewish teens from all backgrounds. 410-358-6279 Visit Web Site

Yachad

Yachad Region Contact Information: 212.613.8229 11 Broadway, 13th Floor NYYachad@ou.org
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