Commercial & Development Districts

Aerial View of University Park
Aerial View of University Park

Cambridge’s compact geography and population density allows the City’s vibrant commercial districts to offer a healthy retail mix to serve residents and visitors.

Commercial & Development Districts - Profiles and Resources

The existing commercial and development districts are: Central Square, East Cambridge Cambridge Street Corridor, Fresh Pond Shopping Center in Concord-Alewife, Harvard Square, Huron Village, Inman Square, Kendall Square, Lower Mass Ave, North Mass Ave, North Point, Porter Square and University Park/Lower Cambridgeport.

For specific commercial district market information, planning projects and resources, please visit a Commercial District page.

To learn where the different business districts of Cambridge are located, go to the Map of Commercial and Development Districts.

For More Information

For more information, please contact Rona Abrahams,, at 617/349-4637.