Washington, DC Economic Partnership Releases 2012 Neighborhood Profiles
Publication a Key Resource on DC Neighborhood Demographics, Data & Information
Contact: Andi Joseph
Director, Research & Communications
Washington, DC Economic Partnership
February 22, 2012
Washington, DC― The Washington, DC Economic Partnership (WDCEP) released its highly anticipated DC Neighborhood Profiles 2012 publication (The Profiles) today at ICSC’s Mid-Atlantic IDEA Exchange. The Profiles, one of the WDCEP’s most popular publications, offers a compendium of data and insight on 37 neighborhoods and major commercial corridors as well as the Main Street programs and Retail Incentive Programs for retailers and small businesses.
Highlights of the DC Neighborhood Profiles 2012 include:
- New design and layout
- New neighborhood: Hillcrest/ Skyland
- Area highlights, detailed 2011 demographics and updated maps
- New overview section recapping DC’s retail market growth in 2011
- Updated Metrorail Counts and Walk Scores
National, regional and local real estate professionals and retailers use the Neighborhood Profiles to quickly and accurately obtain a better understanding on how DC is changing, and help in identifying new investment opportunities. This retail-friendly designed printed booklet is complete with demographics, dynamic facts, comprehensive overviews and key “need to know” points of interest specific to each neighborhood in the publication.
The WDCEP collaborated with numerous DC Government agencies and neighborhood community organizations, to produce the profiles. Each profile includes an overview of the commercial district, demographic information, map, neighborhood highlights and contact information for new business opportunities.
The Neighborhood Profiles are a central part of the WDCEP’s business attraction and retention efforts, which has helped to attract and expand national and local retailers to DC.
The DC Neighborhood Profile 2012 book as well as individual copies of the Profiles can be found at the WDCEP’s office (1495 F Street NW, Washington, DC) or downloaded from the WDCEP website. Download The Profiles [PDF, 18MB]
DC Neighborhood Profiles 2012 Highlights
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It is the mission of the Washington, DC Economic Partnership, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization to promote business opportunities throughout the District of Columbia and to contribute to business retention and attraction activities