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5952 Alma St, Philadelphia, PA, 19149


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3 Bedrooms
1 Full Bath
1,472 SqFt
Schools Nearby


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5952 Alma St, Philadelphia$229,999

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Property Highlights

Home TypeTownhouse
ParkingAdditional Storage Area, Garage - Rear Entry, On Street, Off Street, Attached Garage
Garage1 space
Year Built1925
CoolingWall Unit(s), Window Unit(s), Ceiling Fan(s)
MLS #PAPH2190200
Lot Size0.03 Acres

About 5952 Alma St

Welcome to your new home! This well maintained 3-bedroom & 1-bathroom home on a quiet treelined block in Oxford Circle is waiting for its new owner. The home features hardwood flooring, partially finished basement, washer/dryer, and a garage w/ off-street parking. At just under 1500 square feet, this home offers tremendous size for a first-time homebuyer or for a family that is growing, schedule your tour today!

Property Details

Property Features

Property Information:

  • Architectural Style: AirLite
  • Year Built: 1925
  • Stories: 2
  • Living Area: 1,472 SqFt

Listing Office:

  • Office Name: BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
  • Office Phone: (215) 627-6005
  • Listing Agent: Leon Dales III

Interior Features

Interior Information:

  • Basement: Yes
  • Flooring Type: Hardwood

Bedroom and Bathroom Information:

  • Full Bathrooms: 1
  • Total Bedroom Count: 3

Exterior Features

Parking Information:

  • Garage Space: 1 space
  • Parking: Additional Storage Area, Garage - Rear Entry, On Street, Off Street, Attached Garage

Lot Features

Lot Information:

  • Lot Size: 0.03 Acres


Utilities Information:

  • Heating: Radiant
  • Cooling: Wall Unit(s), Window Unit(s), Ceiling Fan(s)

School Info

Assigned Schools Information:

  • Samuel Fels High School, Public District Grades 9-12
  • Laura H. Carnell School, Public District Grades KG-8


Directions Information:

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  • Philadelphia

Price Information

Listing Price Info

Price Summary:

  • List Price: $229,999
  • Price Per SqFt: $156/SqFt

Tax Information:

  • Annual Amount: $1,074
  • Tax Year: 2020
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Housing Market Comparison

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5952 Alma St vs Philadelphia


+369 Days


-$27.3K Less


-$39 Less


This property is $27.3K less than the Median Sold Price and $39/SqFt less than other homes in Philadelphia, PA.

Based on homes sold in the last 12 months

MLS Details

MLS Information:

  • MLS Name: BRIGHT
  • MLS Number: #PAPH2190200

Listing Office:

  • Office Name: BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
  • Office Phone: (215) 627-6005
  • Listing Agent: Leon Dales III

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Property Sales & Tax

Tax History

2020$1,074 -

History based on county public records data.

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Schools Nearby

The school rating is a score out of 10, where 10 is the highest and 1 is the lowest. Assigned schools have a bold outline.

Elementary School

  • Laura H. Carnell School

  • 1100 Devereaux Ave

  • 0.33 miles

  • Public District Grades KG-8

High School

  • Samuel Fels High School

  • 5500 Langdon St

  • 0.50 miles

  • Public District Grades 9-12


What Are The Neighbors Like?

The neighbors living near this home have an average income of $33,548. The most common annual income of people living in Philadelphia, PA is less than $35k. The most common type of family is single, no kids. Residents of this area typically have high school diploma education.

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Living In Oxford Circle, Philadelphia

Types of housing in Oxford Circle, Philadelphia.

Homeowners occupy roughly 60% of the units in Oxford Circle while the rest are rented. In this part of Philadelphia, many buildings are townhouses, while duplexes are also present in the housing stock. Most of the housing growth in this area happened pre-1960. This neighborhood is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes.

What is it like to live in Oxford Circle, Philadelphia?

Oxford Circle offers a vast selection of green spaces to enjoy, as well as some areas with a vibrant ambience. It is easy to reach parks from a large number of locations within the neighborhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to enjoy. Quiet spots can be found throughout many sections of Oxford Circle.

Is it easy to get around Oxford Circle, Philadelphia without a car?

It is a rather short walk to get to both primary and secondary schools from any location in this area. Locals can choose between public and private elementary schools. Concerning eating, house buyers in this part of Philadelphia will appreciate that a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away. Castor Avenue is among the best streets for groceries. Furthermore, there are a good number of opportunities within walking distance for those who appreciate restaurants and cafes. Property owners have access to a fair number of nearby clothing stores.

Transportation in Oxford Circle, Philadelphia.

Oxford Circle is a very good neighborhood for car-free transportation options. Owing to around 10 nearby bus lines, the public transit network in this neighborhood is practical. However, Oxford Circle is not particularly car friendly since it is difficult to park, and almost none of the street network is conducive to cars. This area is especially well-suited for walking; most daily needs are very easy to carry out by walking, and there are also a good number of businesses in proximity.

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Frequently Asked Questions About 5952 Alma St

What is the listing price of this property?

The listing price of 5952 Alma St property is $229,999.

What type of property is this?

The property 5952 Alma St is a townhouse located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19149.

Is this property for sale now?

Active Listing: 5952 Alma St is For Sale (Active/New) which means the seller is accepting offers.

What are the assigned schools for this property?

The assigned schools for 5952 Alma St are:
Laura H. Carnell School: GreatSchools Rating 3/10
Samuel Fels High School: GreatSchools Rating 4/10

What is the annual property tax for this property?

According to the records, the last property tax for 2020 is $1,074 (source: MLS/based on county public records data).

How many bedrooms and bathrooms does this property have?

The property at 5952 Alma St has 3 bedrooms and 1 bathroom.

What is the square footage of this property?

The property 5952 Alma St is 1,472 SqFt (source: MLS/tax record).

Which year was this property built?

The year of construction for 5952 Alma St is 1925.

Rocket HomesPennsylvaniaPhiladelphia CountyPhiladelphia191495952 Alma St

This home is located at 5952 Alma St in Philadelphia, PA and zip code 19149 in the Oxford Circle neighborhood. This 1,472 square foot home, which was built in 1925, sits on a 0.03 acre lot. Features: 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom. It has been listed on Rocket Homes since January 05, 2023 and is currently priced at $229,999.

Over 152 listings were sold over their listed price in February 2024 in Philadelphia, PA. In the same period over 450 listings were sold below the listed price and 151 listings were sold for the listed price. In February 2024 in Philadelphia, PA there were 4.3% more homes for sale than in January 2024. The median list price of listings available in February 2024 was $257,378, while the average time on the real estate market was 55 days.

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