Used citywide as base layer for many purposes/applications. The street centerline is available for reference purposes only and does not represent exact engineering specifications. The Philadelphia Streets Department makes no guarantees as to the accuracy of the layer. Features Updated: 11/29/2012 Attributes Updated: 11/29/2012 Metadata Updated: 01/14/2013 Update Frequency: every two months
The street centerline represents streets and walkways dedicated to the city, some private streets and walkways, and additional segments not meeting either classification. All street segments lie generally within the boundaries of the City of Philadelphia. Each street segment has a unique identifier attribute.
The centerline is updated when city plan makes a change in there records. Also if the traffic engineering group can make or see a change that the centerline would need upating from.
Key Attribute Fields
PRE_DIR Directional prefix of complete street name
ST_NAME Street name
ST_TYPE Street type designation
SUF_DIR Directional suffix of complete street name
ZIP_LEFT Zip code on left side of arc
ZIP_RIGHT Zip code on right side of arc
L_F_ADD "From" address attribute on left side of arc
L_T_ADD "To" address attribute on left side of arc
R_F_ADD "From" address attribute on right side of arc
R_T_ADD "To" address attribute on right side of arc
ST_CODE street code
L_HUNDRED address hundred block on left side of arc
R_HUNDRED address hundred block on right side of arc
SEG_ID unique identifier of arc
ONEWAY Denotes travel direction of arc in conjunction with arc direction
STNAME Concatenated field consisting of Pre_dir, St_name, St_type, Suf_dir items
CLASS Street class of arc; 1-Expressways; 2-Major Arterial; 3-Minor Arterial; 4-Collector; 5-Local
RESPONSIBL Responsibility of street arc
Andy Mehos, GIS Manager, Streets Department/Office of Innovation and Technology, City of Philadelphia, 880 MSB, Philadelphia, PA 19102; email@example.com; 215-686-5186
The City of Philadelphia makes no representation about the accuracy of any specific information in this GIS data and is provided “as is” and without Warranty of any kind. Boundaries are self-reported. The user of this data will assume complete responsibility for any and all occurrences resulting from its use or display and will hold the City of Philadelphia harmless from any and all claims, demands, liabilities, obligations, damages, suits, judgments or settlements, including reasonable costs and attorneys' fees, that arise from use of this data.