The Historic Community Of Tacony
February 09 2016
Tacony is a Philadelphia neighborhood located 8 miles Northeast of Central Philadelphia along the banks of the Delaware River. With nearly 30,000 residents, Tacony is primarily a residential neighborhood with diverse housing types including historic Victorian homes, more modest brick rowhouses, and some modern post-war rowhouses. With ample parks and open space, a growing commercial corridor, and rich community institutions Tacony is a growing neighborhood. Tacony is well served by transportation including Interstate 95, the SEPTA Trenton Line, and connections to the Tacony-Palmyra bridge which connects the City of Philadelphia to Burlington, County New Jersey.