North Hills is a residential neighborhood of half-duplex twins and detached singles built primarily from 1900 through the 1960s. Median age is approximately 1950. Median interior living space is less than 1/5th of an acre. Median interior living space is approximately 1,400 sq. ft. Homes have 2 to 4 bedrooms and 1 to 2 baths; about 80 percent of the homes have full basements; about half of the homes have garages.
The North Hills neighborhood is generally bounded by North Hills Avenue, Jenkintown Road, Edge Hill Road, and Mount Carmel Avenue.