Philadelphia County and City
The City and County of Philadelphia is located in southeastern Pennsylvania and is considered part of the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area. According to the U.S. Census bureau it has 135 square miles of land area. The 2009 Population estimate is 1,547,297. The County of Philadelphia and the City of Philadelphia were consolidated in 1854. Government administration for the City and County is provided by the City of Philadelphia.
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|Philadelphia Government |
Use this official government page for the city of Philadelphia to find licenses, permits, certificates, officials, departments, contacts, resident services, city codes, charters, property, and more.
More Public Records
|Accident & Incident Reports |
Search Philadelphia Police Department records for accident, burglary, stolen auto, and theft reports and purchase a report copy online.
|Aerial Photographs |
Use this Philadelphia service to search by address for aerial photographs.
|Architects and Buildings |
Search the Philadelphia Architects and Buildings database for authoritative information on three centuries of Philadelphia buildings and designers.
|City Maps |
Interactive GIS maps for Philadelphia. Search for schools, hospitals, libraries, park facilities, fire stations, and police district offices.
|Courts | Common Pleas Criminal Records |
Search Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Court of Common Pleas dockets for criminal, miscellaneous, and summary appeals cases. Service provided by the Pennsylvania Unified Judicial System.
|Courts | Municipal Civil Cases |
Search Philadelphia Courts First Judicial District records for Municipal Court civil records by case number, plaintiff name, or defendant name.
|Courts | Municipal Criminal Records |
Search the Pennsylvania Unified Judicial System webportal for Philadelphia County Municipal Court criminal, summary, and miscellaneous court records.
|Courts | Traffic Hearings |
Search for Philadelphia County Traffic Court Case hearings by last name, driver's license, citation number, hearing date or room. Registration required.
|Crime Maps |
Search this Philadelphia service by type of map, geography, and category to interactively view crime maps.
|Debt Collection |
Search by defendant name for Philadelphia, Pennsylvania debt collection records.
|Foreclosures Sales |
Select Mortgage Foreclosure in the right-hand column to search Philadelphia Sheriff's Office listings of mortgage foreclosure, tax collection, and tax lien properties for sale.
|Historic Photographs |
Search the City of Philadelphia archives for historic photographs. Requires registration.
|Historical Photographs |
Use this City of Philadelphia service to search by address or neighborhood for historical photographs.
Use this VineLink service to search for Philadelphia, Pennsylvania inmates.
|Jewish Immigrant Records 1899-1930 |
Search the JewishGen database by surname to find individuals for which the Blitzstein Bank helped to secure passage between 1899 and 1930.
Search the City of Philadelphia Register of Wills for Philadelphia marriages by name or license date.
|Minority Vendors |
Use this City of Philadelphia service to search for minority firms (certified as MBE's, WBE's, or DSBE's) by company name, commodity, NAICS code, and/or supplier diversity.
Browse this Philly.com database by name or date for all paid death notices published in the Philadelphia Inquirer or Philadelphia Daily News, unless otherwise requested at the time of submission.
|Parking Tickets Pay Site|
Search Philadelphia parking authority parking and redlight photo tickets and pay them online.
|Property Tax Records |
Search for Philadelphia property records from the Office of Property Assessment by address, block & street, intersection, or BRT account number.
|Voter Registration |
Search for your Philadelphia voter registration status by county, name, and birth date.
|Zoning Maps |
Use this City of Philadelphia service to search by address for zoning maps.