Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 

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Population

305,012

-1.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.4%

Median Income

$40,009

Median Home Price

$143,400

Best Places to Live in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Large city - West-central Pennsylvania at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers into the Ohio River. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Pittsburgh, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Arts and culture
Attractive downtown
Cost of living
Cons
Low job growth projections
Clouds and rain
Commute times
 $270,000 
259 45th St
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | N/A SqFt
 $600,000 
3930 Woolslayer Way
Bed 3 | Bath 4 | 2190 SqFt
 $485,000 
2434 Smallman St Unit 519
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 1080 SqFt

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.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Pittsburgh
Zip Codes: 15206, 15213, 15217, 15212, 15210, 15216, 15205, 15220, 15219, 15214, 23 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 760 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Pittsburgh is 4.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Pittsburgh jobs have increased by 0.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Pittsburgh's cost of living is 12.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Pittsburgh's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Pittsburgh, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Allegheny county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Pittsburgh's population is 305,012 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 1.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Pittsburgh is $143,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.4%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
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. More Education



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Housing Market in Pittsburgh

It's a good time to buy in Pittsburgh. Home Appreciation is up 9.4% in the last 12 months. Browse Pittsburgh Real Estate

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Reviews for Pittsburgh   179 Reviews
Pittsburgh deserves more credit - 2/6/2020
Reading the other comments posted about Pittsburgh, I felt that I needed to contribute to give Pittsburgh a bit more credit than has been giving. I lived in Pittsburgh... Read More

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Ok if you have a decent job to survive. - 1/3/2020
I grew up here and I left for a few decades and returned. Do not move here unless you have a job lined up and you expect it to be stable. Finding even a low paying job... Read More

Just DON'T - 12/22/2019
I'm Pittsburgh born & bred. While I do believe we are the survivors and could live almost anywhere you put us, that's mainly because this city sucks! I've lived in all... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA
15206, 15213, 15217, 15212, 15210, 15216, 15205, 15220, 15219, 15214, 23 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN PITTSBURGH
$270,000
259 45th St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$600,000
3930 Woolslayer Way
Bed 3 | Bath 4

$485,000
2434 Smallman St Unit 519
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$349,000
2635 Penn Ave Unit 312
Bed 1 | Bath 1

$270,000
4940 2nd Ave
Bed N/A | Bath N/A

$1,595
49 S 14th St Apt 2
Bed 1 | Bath 2

$280,000
1265 Benton Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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