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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.


  • Location: West-central Pennsylvania at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers into the Ohio River
  • Country: United States
  • State: Pennsylvania
  • County: Westmoreland County
  • Metro Area: No Metro Area

Quick Facts About Westmoreland

    The unemployment rate in Westmoreland County is 4.70 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Westmoreland County jobs have Increased by 1.44 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Westmoreland County's cost of living is 11.90% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Westmoreland County's population is 364,877 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -1.39 percent.
    Average Commute time is 26 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    The median home cost in Westmoreland County is $102,900. Home appreciation the last year has been 1.70 percent.
    Westmoreland County public schools spend $12,970 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 17.4 students per teacher in Westmoreland County.

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