Research & Publications


Industry Research

NPA assists its members by providing in-depth research & information on trends and best practices in the parking industry. NPA Research provides industry intelligence, customer best practices and emerging market trends on the parking industry in the United States and North America.

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What's News in NPA Research:

2013 Top 25 Cities Rate Report

The National Parking Association's 2013 Top 25 Cities Rate Report analyzes parking data within a wide range of cities throughout the Unites States. The study provides answers to a number of questions regarding number of facilities, spaces per facility and features included most often. Learn more, order online >>

2013-2015 Parking Demand Research Report

Available for purchase, this Denison Parking & NPA Research partnership is the first economic forecast for the parking industry. Full report available for purchase.

Parking in America 2013: Fifth Annual Rate Survey

Annual review of parking rates in North America. The NPA annual benchmarking report looks at trends in rates, revenue, wages, technology, and other trends in parking. Fifth Annual Review now available. Learn more.

2013-2014 Parking Industry Purchasing Power Report

Who are the Key Decision Makers in Parking Purchasing and What Do They Plan to Buy? Full report available for download.

2013 Parking Industry Technology Trends Report

North American study analyzing trends, purchasing, and technology preferences among parking industry professionals. More info, purchase.

Parking in Perspective: The Size and Scope of Parking in America

Analyzes the size and scope of U.S. parking operations by aggregating and analyzing public data and private research on the parking industry. Learn more.


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Buyers Guide:

Download the June 2014 PARKING Buyers Guide to Products and Services.

Visit the online Buyers Guide to parking products & services. All new. Searchable. Available 24/7. Learn more. Visit now.