Huntingdon Valley is a residential neighborhood of detached, single family homes (and some, semi-attached, half-duplex homes) built primarily during the 1950s and 1960s. Median age is ca. 1957. Median lot size is approximately 1/4 of an acre. Median lot size is approximately 2,000 sq. ft. Homes have 2 to 5 bedrooms and 1 to 4-1/2 baths; about three-quarters of the homes have full basements and garages.
The Huntingdon Valley neighborhood is generally bounded by Susquehanna Road, Huntingdon Pike (Route 232), Shady Lane, and the SEPTA rail line.