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Philadelphia Home Security Systems

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award-winning security.

The best Philadelphia home security
starts at only $19.99/mo.

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How do we protect
your home and family?


Never settle for unmonitored home security or fire protection. Our three UL Certified professional monitoring stations actively monitor your home 24/7 in Philadelphia, whether you’re there or not.


You should know immediately if something happens at your house. That’s why our technology can send text and email alerts at the same time they contact the authorities.


We work with you to make a plan and create a security system that fits your home and lifestyle. Go beyond simple home security and extend your safety net with fire protection, carbon monoxide defense, freeze and flood sensors, home automation and more.

Interactive Services

Keep an eye on your home security and more from your living room or a world away with the Protect America smartphone app.

24/7 Alarm monitoring

UL Certified professional monitoring stations oversee your security system 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Setup in Less than an Hour

Depending on the type of security package chosen, we can have you up and running in less than an hour with a simple phone call between you and one of our security experts.

Get more, spend less

Protect America is consistently the most affordable solution for people looking to protect their homes. Competitive rates, no equipment fees and a no-fee guided installation mean more money in your pocket.


Philadelphia residents, why pay more for your home security?

Protect America has the lowest monthly cost in Pennsylvania, lowest cost over time, and no installation fees.

Packages starting at $19.99 a month.

With Protect America security, you get more than just alarm systems in Philadelphia. You get a commitment. We have a responsibility to provide Pennsylvania families with the security and peace of mind they deserve, and we take that responsibility seriously. It's why Protect America is a Consumers Digest Best Buy!

Philadelphia home security companies compared:

Protect America Founded: 1992


ADT SecurityFounded: 1890

$99 Upfront

$19.99 Monthly

$49.00 Upfront

$28.99 Monthly



No Installation

Install on
your Time



No Installation

Install on
your Time

Protect America Reviews* 9.8 / 10

ADT Security Reviews* 6.3 / 10


Rated 4.9 out of 5 stars based on over 11 Protect America Pennsylvania Customer Reviews

Knowledgeable and helpful customer service. Thanks PA!

Matt Philadelphia, PA

Very knowledgeable representative. He took the time to explain things and he was very patient. Thank you.

Todd Philadelphia, PA

He was very patient with us especially when he was helping my husband install our alarm system on the phone! Great job!

Genevieve Philadelphia, PA

* Information used for home security alarm system comparisons was obtained January 2017 through telephone and online research. ADT prices: based on total out-of-pocket expense to obtain services; installation based on fees for similar home security equipment packages; “Monitoring” price listed includes the additional “warranty” or “extended service plan”. Review data and numbers are obtained from the independent third party review site besthomesecuritycompanys.com

Everyday in Philadelphia, property loss amounts to: $73,339

Don’t be a victim. We are committed to stopping crime by helping to protect your home and family at an affordable price. Learn more about Philadelphia and ways to protect your home by clicking the button below.

15% more likely to be burglarized in Philadelphia than the national average.

FBI crime statistics about Philadelphia, Pa speak volumes. As you can see, burglaries take up a significant portion of crime in your area. While Philadelphia, Pa and many other cities in the great state of Pennsylvania are fantastic places to live, the reality of burglary cannot be ignored. Whether you know someone who has been victimized or you yourself have suffered a burglary, you know how traumatizing they can be.

  • 771 per 100kBurglaries
  • 409 per 100kRobberies
  • 2,284 per 100kLarcenies
  • 409 per 100kAuto Thefts

By having a monitored home security system, you could reduce your chances of being burglarized by up to 33%.

Getting to know your neighbors

Besides protecting your home, a simple a free way to reduce crime in your neighborhood is actually knowing those that live nearby. Get out there, introduce yourself. Here’s a little information of the people that live around Philadelphia:

Melting Pot Low-income, foreign-language-speaking urbanites.

Lower-income population mainly employed in service jobs. Most have a high school education or lower.

Ramen Metros Lower-income urban singles.

Most rent their apartment or condo. Some have a college education and work in services and the professional sector.

Wise Old Urbanites Older home-owning city dwellers in older buildings.

Middle- to senior-age urban singles who are established in their work and living environment. Most own their own apartment or condo and tend to live in older buildings.

Urban Bootstrappers Lower-scale single parents living in the city.

Single parents who support themselves and their children on a low income. A high proportion are female. Most have a high school education or lower, and most rent their homes.

Exploring around Philadelphia

Exploring the things around you like farmer's, builds a connected and safe community. Our goal is to give you the peace of mind you deserve. We want you to enjoy your community, get out, and worry less. Check out some of the neat farmer's markets in your area:

  • Fair Food Farmstand (Map It!) 51 N 12th Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19107
  • Reading Terminal Market (Map It!) 51 North 12th street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19107
  • Rittenhouse Farmers' Market -Saturday (Map It!) 18th St. & Walnut St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19103
  • Rittenhouse Farmers' Market - Tuesday (Map It!) Walnut St. at 18th St., Philadelphia , Pennsylvania, 19103
  • Jefferson Farmers' Market (Map It!) Chestnut St. between 9th St. & 10th St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19107
  • Broad and South (Map It!) Broad and South Streets, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19103
  • South Street West Farmers Market (Map It!) 15th & South Streets, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19107
  • Broad and Mt (Map It!) Broad and Mt. Vernon Streets, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Fitler Square Farmers' Market (Map It!) 23rd and Pine Streets, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19146
  • 18th and Christian (Map It!) 18th and Christian Streets, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Schuylkill River Park (Map It!) 25th and Spruce Streets, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19103
  • Fairmount Farmers' Market (Map It!) 22nd Street and Fairmount Avenue, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19130

Giving back to Philadelphia

Being part of the community is important, that's why we are always trying to give back and support those that enrich our lives. From military to teachers, we offer discounts and special deals just for you.

Philadelphia universities and higher education

Local school districts

  • Excellence Cs
  • Germantown Settlement Cs
  • Community Academy Of Philadelphia Cs
  • Philadelphia Harambee Inst Cs
  • World Communications Cs
  • Youth Build Phila Cs
  • Preparatory Cs Of Mathematics, Science, Tech, And Careers

Making Philadelphia safer

We truly believe that our name is our commitment. And we truly want to make Philadelphia a safe place. We custom build a security system for you to make your home secure – and we do it at the lowest price in the industry. Are you ready to secure your home? Contact us today to get a free quote:


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* Standard home security alarm monitoring agreement required with approved credit. Offer subject to change. Void where prohibited. Offer Expires: 08/31/2017

* Information used for home security alarm system comparisons was obtained November 2011 through telephone and online research. ADT prices: based on total out-of-pocket expense to obtain services; installation based on fees for similar home security equipment packages; "Monitoring" price listed includes the additional "warranty" or "extended service plan".