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Philadelphia is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the fifth-most-populous city in the United States, and the core of the sixth-largest metropolitan area in the country. Located in the Northeastern United States at the confluence of the Delaware and Schuylkill rivers, Philadelphia is the economic and cultural center of the Delaware Valley. The population of the city — Pennsylvania's only consolidated city-county — was measured at 1,526,006 in 2010 and estimated at 1,553,165 in 2013, according to the United States Census Bureau. The five Pennsylvania counties nearest Philadelphia have a total population of 4,008,994, while its Metropolitan Statistical Area, which includes parts of four states, is home to more than 6 million people. Popular nicknames for Philadelphia are Philly and The City of Brotherly Love, the latter of which comes from the literal meaning of the city's name in Greek.


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Top 10 Spots for Authentic Philly Cheesesteaks. Our picks for the best places to go for an Authentic Philly Cheesesteak experience


  • Pat’s King of Steaks

    And if you want to taste a famousPhilly cheesesteak, it’s easy to …

  • Geno’s Steaks

    Geno\'s Steaks across from Pat\'s King of Steaks cheesesteaks in …

  • John’s Roast Pork

    John’s Roast Pork has long been a favorite of South Philadelphia …

  • H. Mack & The Philadelphia Sound Machine

    H. Mack's new release "Getting Ready" The Smooth Jazz Rides owner, Ronald Jackson reviewed Mack's release recently, and really gave it some very nice comments. You can check it out for yourself. Just click this link:–-getting-ready/ after you've heard the CD samples please let Mack know what you think by either email: or simply posting it on his guestbook. Thanks and stay tuned to hear H. Mack's song "Be My Soul Mate" in the Indie film "Bong of The Dead". Released April 9, 2011