By the Numbers
The Hunting Park-East Tioga population is 6,340, with 30% of the population being under 19 years-old.
40% of Hunting Park-East Tioga residents live in poverty, while 20% of the residents live in extreme poverty.
95% of the students in Hunting Park and East Tioga attend public schools, with 71% of students graduating high school.
MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME
The median household income for residents in Hunting Park-East Tioga is $21,547 per year. The median household income in the US is $59,039 per year.
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Our very own Joshua Klaris was featured in the Philadelphia Business Journal here. An excerpt about how he is charting the way forward follows. Joshua Klaris, Executive Director, North10, Philadelphia With our neighborhoods devastated by the combined stresses of a...
We were recently featured in the Inquirer here for our work distributing food in our communities. Here's an excerpt: "two years ago, North10 Philadelphia, which works to help people in the city’s Hunting Park and East Tioga neighborhood and operates the Lenfest...
We're helping by crowd-sourcing materials needed to create Restoration Stations in each classroom and improve the sensory rooms. "Trauma-sensitive classrooms often offer a “comfort zone” to their students, a safe space where children can retreat and calm down." This...