Research & Reports

Center City District and Central Philadelphia Development Corporation produce a wide range of reports, newsletters and publications to help keep you informed.

Research & Reports

Center City Developments 2021

Center City Philadelphia Developments 2021 is an in-depth report on current and upcoming major projects in Center City. The report includes a map and full-color photos or renderings and project descriptions of all 63 major developments in Center City Philadelphia, categorized by type. An interactive map features all of the developments found within the publication.

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Research & Reports

Monitoring Philadelphia’s Economic Recovery

Philadelphia continues its slow, steady employment recovery. Transit ridership and pedestrian traffic increased after Labor Day as hotel occupancy, restaurant and retail vitality continued to improve and college and public school students returned to classrooms. But the Delta variant and a surge in coronavirus caseloads beginning in July led many employers to delay the long-anticipated return of workers to Center City and put a damper on full economic recovery.

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CCD/CPDC Annual Report

State of Center City 2021

State of Center City 2021: Restoring, Returning, Reanimating, is a comprehensive overview of marketplace conditions in Philadelphia at the end of 2020. It provides detailed profiles of the diverse employment sectors that comprise the downtown economy, highlighting strengths and challenges as we entered 2021. It includes information on housing and transportation trends and serves as a report on CCD operations and their impact in the last year.

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Research Reports & Publications