Area

142.7 sq miles

Area Code

215, 267

Population

1.57 million

Time

Eastern Standard/Daylight Time (GMT/UTC minus five/four hours)

Currency

US Dollar ($)

If Philadelphia Were 100 People

  • 44 would be black (non-Hispanic)
  • 35 would be white (non-Hispanic)
  • 14 would be Hispanic or Latino
  • 7 would be Asian or other races

Percentage: Political Affiliation

  • 77 Democrat
  • 12 Republican
  • 11 other party/unaffiliated

Population per Sq Mile

  • Philadelphia: 11,685
  • USA: 92

Language Spoken

English