Search for any place in the USA:

        




Best Place to Live in Pittsburgh Metro Area, Pennsylvania

BestPlaces Wiki - Write about this Place.   Schools in this place: Public,  Private,  All


Overview, People, Health, Economy, Housing, Rankings, Climate, Crime
Education, Comments, Transportation, Cost of Living, Religion, Voting

Overview
Population:2,357,981
Pop. Change:-3%
State: Pennsylvania
Metro Area:Pittsburgh Metro Area
County:Allegheny, Westmoreland, ... 7 total
City:Pittsburgh, Hempfield township (Westmoreland county), ... 570 total
Zip Code:15601, 15301, ... 363 total
Real Estate:For Sale  For Rent
Search:Find and Compare Realtors

Pittsburgh's Real Estate Market
 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes
 • Median Condominiums

Interesting Facts about the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Metro Area

As of 2014, Pittsburgh Metro Area's population is 2,357,981 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -2.94 percent.

--------------------

The median home cost in Pittsburgh Metro Area is $111,300. Home appreciation the last year has been 1.80 percent.

--------------------

Compared to the rest of the country, Pittsburgh Metro Area's cost of living is 10.00% Lower than the U.S. average.

--------------------

Pittsburgh Metro Area public schools spend $15,649 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 15.3 students per teacher in Pittsburgh Metro Area.

--------------------

The unemployment rate in Pittsburgh Metro Area is 4.70 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Pittsburgh Metro Area jobs have Increased by 1.44 percent.


Ranked #1 The Best Cities to Relocate to in America
Ranked #1 Most Romantic Cities for Boomers
Ranked #1 Most Secure Places to Live 2011 (Large Metros)
Ranked #3 Most Secure Large Cities in the U.S.
Ranked #3 Best US Cities for Seniors 2011
See More Rankings Click Here

--------------------

Average Commute time is 26 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.

--------------------

Pittsburgh Metro Area's Real Estate Market (click to see properties)

 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes


Pittsburgh General SperlingViews

re: Hated Pittsburgh - 1/26/2011: This commenter is delusional. AAP says he/she is from NY, but probably from Cleveland.... (read more)Have an opinion about Pittsburgh? Leave a commentTo See All SperlingViews for Pittsburgh Click Here