Bensalem is a great place to live,
work, raise a family and enjoy life! Bensalem Township has been listed on Money Magazine’s annual “100 Best Places to Live” multiple times. Check out some of Bensalem’s favorite attractions:
Bensalem is home to Rothman Orthopaedic Institute and close to the region’s finest healthcare centers and universities including Penn Medicine (University of Pennsylvania), Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (University of Pennsylvania), Temple University and Jefferson University Hospitals.
Bensalem is truly central to everything needed for a successful business, and is centrally located to everything that makes life fun! Bensalem Township is at the crossroads of Interstate 95, the Pennsylvania Turnpike, and U.S. Route 1.
- Bensalem Township is in Bucks County, Pennsylvania on the northern border of Philadelphia and less than 30 minutes from Center City.
- Bensalem Township is on the Delaware River, just a short haul (15 miles) from the Port of Philadelphia.
- Bensalem Township is along the Northeast Corridor with major freight and commuter rail lines.
- Bensalem Township also has convenient access to major air transportation, just 27 miles from Philadelphia International Airport and 65 miles from Newark Liberty International Airport.
The Bensalem Township School District is a premier public school system. spending over $20,500 per student each year. This compares to $12,400 nationally, or 65% higher than the national average.
Bensalem Township has other top-notch education options, including parochial and charter schools as well as private schools such as Holy Ghost Prep. And Bensalem is convenient to exceptional universities such as the University of Pennsylvania, Temple University, Drexel and Villanova Universities, and many more.
The Bensalem business and residential communities are safe and secure. The Bensalem Township Police Department is recognized as one of the premier law enforcement agencies in Pennsylvania.
The Delaware Valley in known as one of the best centers for excellent meals with numerous pubs, ethnic restaurants, and fine dining to choose from. And don’t forget those Phamous Philly Cheesesteaks!