Not too busy. Not too quiet. Juuust right.

Don’t appreciate the traffic snarls and sky-high prices of the city
BUT don’t want a life of suburban seclusion, too-long commutes, and boredom either?

Make your way to Downing Jackson, set in tranquil, family-friendly Fox Chase-Burholme, just 12 miles north of Center City, Philadelphia.

Flourishing shopping centers minutes from home

Abundant eateries, just right for a casual lunch with friends

Public transportation, for when the car’s not an option

And local parks trails galore

Within a 15 minute radius:


  • Five Points Plaza
  • The Shoppes at Rhawnhurst
  • Township Line Plaza
  • Rockledge Plaza

Outdoor Activities

  • Pennypack Park
  • Lorimer Park
  • Philadelphia Insectarium and Butterfly Pavilion
  • Tacony Creek Park


  • Burlholme Family Fun Center
  • Thunderbird Lanes Castor Ave
  • Rockledge Model Railroad Museum
  • Horace W. Castor Homes


  • Ryers
  • Fox Chase
  • Cheltenham
  • Lawndale
  • Elkins Park


  • Salus University
  • Community College of Philadelphia, Northeast Regional Campus
  • Penn State Abington
  • Tacony Academy Charter School

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