Upper Darby Township is an affordable suburb for young professionals and families who are looking for easy access to the city of Philadelphia. Upper Darby apartments for rent are only seven miles from Philadelphia, which is a center for business, history, culture, museums and fine dining.
The township of Upper Darby was settled by Quakers in the 19th century and helped in the antislavery movement by providing many stops on the “Underground Railroad.” Now the residents of Upper Darby are quite diverse; over 100 ethnic cultures are represented within the township’s densely populated row house streets.
Apartments for rent in Upper Darby are centrally located for access to many regional points of interest. The east-west Philadelphia subway originates in the township’s principal business district and transports commuters daily to and from the big city. Upper Darby’s many shopping areas, parks and convenient location make the city a great spot for residents of all ages.