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-Arts and culture
-Attractive downtown
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-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.


Quick Facts About Swissvale

    The unemployment rate in Swissvale is 4.50 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Swissvale jobs have Increased by 1.44 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Swissvale's cost of living is 17.20% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Swissvale's population is 8,968 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -6.70 percent.
    Average Commute time is 26 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    The median home cost in Swissvale is $69,600. Home appreciation the last year has been 1.70 percent.
    Swissvale public schools spend $18,183 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 14.7 students per teacher in Swissvale.

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