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1,549 Commercial Real Estate Listings in Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia, PA Commercial Real Estate

There are currently 1,524 commercial listings available in Philadelphia, PA. These listings include 793 commercial spaces that encompass a total of 10,054,006 square feet. Available commercial spaces in Philadelphia, PA range in size from 0 square feet to 750,000 square feet. A total of 1,000 off-market commercial properties located in Philadelphia, PA are also available for research.

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Philadelphia, PA Commercial Real Estate Market Overview

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Philadelphia is one of the most historic cities in the country, as well as one of the oldest. As such, it’s home to a lot of firsts for the United States, including the first library, hospital, national capital and business school. The city is also incredibly diverse, with more sculptures and murals than any other city in America.

While tourism and trade have been cornerstones for commerce in the city, Philadelphia is also an emerging tech, biotech and life sciences hub. And with high-quality universities in the area, the environment is rife with start-ups and a budding venture capital hub.

Philadelphia, PA Commercial Inventory Breakdown

In 2022 the Philadelphia, PA commercial real estate market totaled 85,687,940 square feet of office spaces, 15,868,450 square feet of office spaces with retail, and 82,456,010 square feet of industrial space.

Office Spaces

Total: 85,687,940 SF

Data provided by Yardi Matrix, properties over 50k SF, includes office with retail
By square footage range:
50k to 100k SqFt 6,720,184 SqFt 7.84% of total office
100k to 500k SqFt 28,537,861 SqFt 33.3% of total office
500k to 1M SqFt 35,806,333 SqFt 41.79% of total office
> 1M SqFt 14,623,562 SqFt 17.07% of total office
By class:
Class A+ 15,418,232 SqFt 17.99% of total office
Class A 34,305,119 SqFt 40.03% of total office
Class B 23,440,774 SqFt 27.36% of total office
Class C 2,155,926 SqFt 2.52% of total office
Roughly 41.79% of the total office space in Philadelphia, PA is comprised of properties between 500K to 1M square feet, and buildings between 50k to 100k square feet represent 7.84% of the office inventory.

Class A office space holds a 40.03% share of the overall Philadelphia, PA office market, while Class B office assets make up approximately 27.36%.

Industrial

Total: 82,456,010 SF

Data provided by Yardi Matrix, properties over 50k SF
By square footage range:
50k to 100k SqFt 13,260,578 SqFt 16.08% of total industrial
100k to 500k SqFt 41,376,218 SqFt 50.18% of total industrial
500k to 1M SqFt 7,686,564 SqFt 9.32% of total industrial
> 1M SqFt 20,132,650 SqFt 24.42% of total industrial
By class:
Class A 10,619,044 SqFt 12.88% of total industrial
Class B 24,992,343 SqFt 30.31% of total industrial
Class C 25,100,333 SqFt 30.44% of total industrial
There are 41,376,218 square feet of commercial real estate properties between 100k to 500k square feet, representing 50.18% of the Philadelphia, PA industrial inventory. Class A assets total 10,619,044 square feet of industrial space, with an additional 24,992,343 square feet of Class B and 25,100,333 square feet of Class C properties.

Office Spaces with Retail

Total: 15,868,450 SF

Data provided by Yardi Matrix, properties over 50k SF
By square footage range:
50k to 100k SqFt 3,979,766 SqFt 25.08% of total office with retail
100k to 500k SqFt 8,386,991 SqFt 52.85% of total office with retail
500k to 1M SqFt 1,898,693 SqFt 11.97% of total office with retail
> 1M SqFt 1,603,000 SqFt 10.1% of total office with retail

Philadelphia, PA Currently Available Listings & Spaces

Number of Available Listings
City Property Type Count of listings Total SF
Philadelphia, PA Office 172 7,435,684
Philadelphia, PA Retail 194 1,122,173
Philadelphia, PA Industrial 68 2,643,467
Philadelphia, PA Other 647 12,157,807
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Current local active listing encompass 23,359,131 square feet of commercial space for lease in Philadelphia. There are 172 active office listings, which amount to 7,435,684 square feet and account for 15% of commercial spaces on the market. Local retail availability includes 1,122,173 square feet across 194 listings. Current industrial offerings on the market amount to 2,643,467 square feet across a total of 68.

Employment in Philadelphia, PA

Employed Population 724,956

Employed population - Industry % Distribution

Management, business, science, and arts occupations

40%

Service occupations

23%

Sales and office occupations

20%

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

11%

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

6%

In 2020, roughly 40% of a total of 724,956 employed in Philadelphia worked in Management, business, science, and arts occupations, followed by 23% in Service occupations and 20% in Sales and office occupations.

Income per capita $29,766  Median household income $47,474

Household income

52%

Under $50k

27%

$50k - $100k

16%

$100k - $200k

6%

Over $200k

The median household income in Philadelphia stands at $47,474, with per capita income at $29,766. Households earning between $50k and $100k represent 27% of the total, while those earning over $200k make up 6%. Approximately 52% of Philadelphia households earn less than $50k per year.

Commuting in Philadelphia, PA

Mean travel time to work 34 minutes

Means of transportation to work

48.80%

Driving alone

7.90%

Carpool

25.50%

Public transit

2.10%

Bicycle

8.50%

Walking

2.10%

Other

5.10%

Work at Home

*Universe: Workers 16 and over

The mean travel time to work in Philadelphia in 2020 was 34 minutes. Around 48.80% of workers commute by Driving alone, 25.50% Public transit and 8.50% by Walking.

Education in Philadelphia, PA

High school grad or higher 86%

Bachelor's degree or higher 31%

Population by minimum level of education

14%

No degree

32%

High school

22%

Some College

18%

Bachelor's

13%

Post-grad

*Universe: Workers 25 and over

An estimated 86% of Philadelphia residents aged 25 or over hold a high school degree or higher. Of those, 32% are high school graduates, 22% attended some college, 18% earned a bachelor's degree, with an additional 13% holding post-graduate degrees.

Philadelphia, PA Demographics

As of 2020, Philadelphia had a total population of 1,584,064, with a median age of 34.70 years. Roughly 67.70% of the total population was between the ages of 16 and 64 years old.

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