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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
Country: United States
State: Pennsylvania
County: Allegheny County
Metro Area: No Metro Area
Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent

City: Pittsburgh, Penn Hills, ... 147 total
Zip Codes: 15237, 15108, ... 100 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 760 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Allegheny


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Allegheny County is 5.40 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Allegheny County jobs have Increased by 0.85 percent. Learn more...
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Allegheny County's cost of living is 8.20% Lower than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Allegheny County's Cost of Living
    POPULATION
    Allegheny County's population is 1,230,460 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -7.77 percent. Learn more...
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 26 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Allegheny County is $134,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 17.67%. Check out the homes in the area.
    SCHOOLS
    Allegheny County public schools spend $18,758 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.2 students per teacher in Allegheny County. Learn more...

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