Center City Philadelphia includes the central business district and central neighborhoods of Philadelphia. Greater Center City has grown into the second-most populated downtown area in the United States, after Midtown Manhattan in New York City. Center City is home to most of Philadelphia’s tallest buildings, including Philadelphia’s City Hall, the second tallest masonry building in the world and until 1987 the tallest in Philadelphia, as well as the tallest building in the world for seven years.
Boundaries of Center City Philadelphia
Center City includes multiple neighborhoods including: Chinatown, Fitler Square, Logan Square, Market East, Old City, Rittenhouse Square, Society Hill and Washington Square West.
Public Transportation in Center City
- Market-Frankfort Line (referred to as “The El” or “Blue Street Line”)
- Broad Street Subway (referred to as “The Sub” or “Orange Line”)
- Regional Rail Lines
- 10 trolley
- 11 trolley
- 13 trolley
- 34 trollet
- 36 trolley
- Bus Lines
- 9 bus
- 17 bus
- 21 bus
- 31 bus
- 42 bus
- 44 bus
- 48 bus
- 62 bus
- 124 bus
- 125 bus
Public Spaces in Center City
Here are just some of the public spaces you can enjoy:
- Dilworth Park @ 1 S. 15th street
- Sister Cities Park @ 210 N 18th street
Center City Homes for Sale
Real estate listings held by brokerage firms other than Coldwell Banker Preferred-Center City are marked with the Internet Data Exchange icon and detailed information about each listing includes the name of the listing broker.
The data relating to real estate for sale on this website appears in part through the TREND Internet Data Exchange program, a voluntary cooperative exchange of property listing data between licensed real estate brokerage firms in which Coldwell Banker Preferred-Center City participates, and is provided by TREND through a licensing agreement.
The information provided by this website is for the personal, non-commercial use of consumers and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing.
Some properties which appear for sale on this website may no longer be available because they are under contract, have sold or are no longer being offered for sale.
Some real estate firms do not participate in IDX and their listings do not appear on this website. Some properties listed with participating firms do not appear on this website at the request of the seller.