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Interesting Facts about Philadelphia


State: Pennsylvania

Country: United States

Philadelphia By The Numbers:

Population: 5,398,000

Elevation: 10 feet/ 3 meters

Average Annual Rainfall: 41 inches/ 104 centimeters

Average Annual Snowfall: 20.8 inches/ 53 centimeters

Average January Temperature: 32 degrees F/ 0 degree C

Average July Temperature: 77 degrees F/ 25 degrees C

Quick Facts:

Major Industries: Oil, Electronics, Computers, Automobile Manufacturing, Telecommunications, Chemicals, Higher Education, Shipping

Electricity: 110 volts, 50Hz, standard two pin plugs

Time Zone: GMT- 5 (GMT - 4 from last Sunday in March to Saturday before last Sunday in October)

Country Dialing Code: 1

Area Code: 215, 267, 445

Did You Know?

Philadelphia has an international reputation for its Rowing competitions such as Head of the Schuylkill. Inter-collegiate and professional rowing teams are a popular sight up and down the Schuylkill River that runs through Philly.

The City of Brotherly Love is also home to the Liberty Bell and the place where the Continental Congress met in 1776 to sign the Declaration of Independence.

Things to See in Philadelphia

  1. Independence Hall
  2. Rittenhouse Square
  3. UPenn
  4. Airport
  5. Museum of Art
  6. Convention Center
  7. Lincoln Financial Field
  8. Citizens Bank Park
  9. Boathouse Row

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