University Heights is a residential subdivision of detached, single family homes built primarily during the 1970s and 1980s. Median age is ca. 1979. Median lot size is slightly more than 1/3rd of an acre. Median interior living space is approximately 2,000 sq. ft. Typical homes have 3 to 4 bedrooms, 1-1/2 to 2-1/2 baths, and 1 to 2 car garages; approximately half of the homes have full basements.
The University Heights neighborhood is generally bounded by Quakerbridge Road, Hughes Drive, Edinburgh Road and Flock Road.