About ArdmoreArdmore’s vibrant culture, friendly community and diversity appeals to many segments of the population:
Empty nesters can enjoy Ardmore’s many fine restaurants, participate in free monthly arts & culture events offered by First Friday Main Line, take music, dance or art classes at facilities just minutes away from their homes. There is an excellent public library and Senior Center right in town and a number of nearby assisted living and retirement communities. Volunteer opportunities abound and quality golf courses and country clubs are nearby. Ardmore is also in close proximity to several excellent healthcare facilities.
Young families: Ardmore is an extremely safe and diverse town centered around families: many members of Ardmore’s community are married couples with children under 18, ensuring that they are always plenty of playmates nearby. The majority of single-family homes in Ardmore have spacious yards for children to play in, a luxury for a town so close to a major city. Linwood Park, a former parking lot being converted to a community park, provides a wonderful space for kids of all ages to gather and play. Ardmore is part of several top-notch school districts. If private school is what you’re looking for, have no fear; Ardmore is close to some of the best private schools on the Main Line. Quality education doesn’t end with high school; there are several top universities and colleges in the area for graduate and post-graduate education.
Singles: Ardmore is a great location for singles. Though Ardmore is only a short drive or train ride to Philadelphia and its clubs, bars, restaurants and museums, abundant entertainment can be found in the town itself. Ardmore is also home to Suburban Square, the nation’s first outdoor shopping center, and is ten minutes away from the famous King of Prussia mall. CNN’s Money Magazine even names Ardmore one of the Best Places for the Rich and Single, “where affluent, young professionals are abundant.” It is home to state-of-the-art
condominiums and classic apartment buildings that are perfect for the single life. For those who enjoy the active life-style, there are ski, bike, and scuba shops, and nearby hiking and bike trails.