Located in Pennsylvania, United States, the township of Plymouth is situated in the Philadelphia metropolitan area.
The character of Plymouth is exemplified by its calm ambience. This part of the Philadelphia metropolitan area is quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - however noise can be problematic closer to Mid County Expressway, Pennsylvania Turnpike or one of the railway lines. Finally, it is easy to access public green spaces from most locations within the township since there are a few of them nearby for residents to relax in.
The predominant housing types in Plymouth are single detached homes and row houses. This part of the Philadelphia metropolitan area has quite a good choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 80% of the population of this township own their home while renters make up the remainder. The median year of construction for properties in this township is 1965.
Primary schools are convenient to get to on foot from anywhere in Plymouth. However, there are only a few high schools and thus they can be a rather long walk away. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. With regards to food, a supermarket is usually reachable within a reasonably short walk from most houses for sale in this township. There are also a few opportunities for those who cherish nearby restaurants and cafes.
Moving around by car is especially convenient in Plymouth. Most properties for sale are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway, such as Mid County Expressway, and parking is generally easy. However, the public transit network in Plymouth is fairly poor. Nonetheless, the township is linked by a few bus lines, and bus stops are generally close by. There aren't many pedestrians out on the streets of Plymouth, although running common errands is convenient on foot.