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-Arts and culture
-Attractive downtown
-Cost of living


-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.


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: Pittsburgh
Zip Codes: 15206, 15213, ... 23 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 760 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Pittsburgh

    The unemployment rate in Pittsburgh is 5.60 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Pittsburgh jobs have Increased by 0.85 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Pittsburgh's cost of living is 12.00% Lower than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Pittsburgh's Cost of Living
    Pittsburgh's population is 304,391 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -17.71 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 23 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Pittsburgh is $112,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 32.90%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Pittsburgh public schools spend $24,040 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14 students per teacher in Pittsburgh. Learn more...

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Hi, born in Germany, grew up in Queens/Manhattan. Lived in Ohio, Cali, PA, CT, MI and Europe. Have traveled all over the states and the world. Have lived very rural to... (Read More)




As a native that has always been in personal conflict with the non tolerant experiences I have lived through and practices of the majority here I can honestly state;... (Read More)



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I am not sure where Bert got his information, from what I can tell he based his evaluation on economic and nothing else. In my opinion the review written in Oct, 2015 by... (Read More)



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