Business Listings 78% open

Philadelphia, PA

What data is expected?

Business listings provide a directory of all licensed businesses in the municipal area, including key information such as name, address, contact information, and business type. This dataset can be a useful tool for tracking city economic activity and holding businesses accountable for good corporate citizenship. (More info)

  • Business name
  • Business address
  • Contact information
  • Business type

How open is the data?

All answers

Question Answer Comment
Openly licensed No We will check whether our license meets the open definition, so will put 'no' for now.
Available in bulk Yes
Up-to-date Yes
Available free online Yes
Available free of charge Yes
In an open format CSV, GeoJSON, JSON, SHP
findable 4
findable_steps I searched 'business' in OpenDataPhilly search bar.
Collected by government Yes
usability 3
collector_name The Philadelphia Department of License and Inspections
characteristics Business name, Business address, Business type
location href=""">rel="nofollow"> - The data is available on Philadelphia's community portal:
An interactive visualization of the data is available to make it easier to explore as well:

Meta data

Data location - The data is available on Philadelphia's community portal:
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   CSV, GeoJSON, JSON, SHP
Reviewer   Kistine Carolan
Submitters   Kistine Carolan
Last modified   Tue May 08 2018 20:18:47 GMT+0000 (UTC)