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About the Fed

Philadelphia Fed Bank: exteriorThe Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia helps formulate and implement monetary policy, supervises banks and bank and savings and loan holding companies, and provides financial services to depository institutions and the federal government.

It is one of the 12 regional Reserve Banks that, together with the Board of Governors in Washington, D.C., make up the Federal Reserve System. The Philadelphia Federal Reserve Bank serves eastern Pennsylvania, southern New Jersey, and Delaware.

Visiting the Philadelphia Fed

Planning a visit to the Philadelphia Fed?


Who We Are, What We Do

An overview of the Bank's important functions. For questions about Treasury securities or savings bonds, go to Performing Services for the U.S. Treasury.

Our Centennial

Learn more about the Federal Reserve's 100 Years of Fed History.

  • Last update: March 1, 2015

Contact Information

Federal Reserve Bank
of Philadelphia
Ten Independence Mall
Philadelphia, PA 19106-1574
(215) 574-6000

You can also refer to our directory of contacts.

Key Statistics

  • Number of employees:
  • Total bank holding companies, savings & loan holding companies, and state member banks supervised: 169
    (September 2014)
  • Currency processed:
    $22.8 billion (2013)
  • Coin paid and received: $123.8 million (2013)

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