Welcome to Glenside, Jenkintown & Rydal
Glenside, Jenkintown and Rydal are three highly-sought neighboring communities. Jenkintown has an active arts scene, many restaurants, cafes, shops and a movie theater. These towns are community minded, culturally diverse, vibrant inner ring suburbs. They combine all of the conveniences of suburban life: larger grocery stores, small independent businesses, restaurants, cafes and every imaginable community amenity within a short distance of all residential areas. Parks and open space abound in all three communities. The areas are well known for providing not only affordable entry-level housing but larger traditional/classic style homes on quiet tree lined-streets and byways.
Frequent express rail service to Center City via the SEPTA regional rail stations of Jenkintown & Glenside make this area popular for commuters. World class healthcare is available through the Abington/Jefferson Hospital network. The area is home to three Universities: Arcadia. Salus and Penn State – Abington.