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Pros

-Arts and culture
-Attractive downtown
-Cost of living

Cons

-Low job growth projections
-Clouds and rain
-Commute times


What Bert Has To Say About Pittsburgh Metro Area


Once a rough and gritty center for the steelmaking industry, Pittsburgh is now home to one lone blast furnace and a wide assortment of other industries. Pittsburgh has a tremendous base of headquarters operations for U.S. and some foreign companies in a variety of industries from banking to food processing to steel and heavy manufactured goods to pharmaceuticals. These include Alcoa, HJ Heinz, PNC Bank, PPG Industries, Mellon Bank, US Steel, Allegheny Technologies, Wesco, Bayer North America, GlaxoSmithKline, American Eagle Outfitters, General Nutrition Centers, and more.

Highlights


Large city - West-central Pennsylvania at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers into the Ohio River See Local Real Estate
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City: Houston
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Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 760 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Houston


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Houston is 6.20 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Houston jobs have Increased by 0.81 percent. Learn more...
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Houston's cost of living is 10.00% Lower than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Houston's Cost of Living
    POPULATION
    Houston's population is 1,266 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -12.39 percent. Learn more...
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 20 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Houston is $126,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 14.21%. Check out the homes in the area.
    SCHOOLS
    Houston public schools spend $16,194 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.8 students per teacher in Houston. Learn more...

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