Wilkinsburg, Pennsylvania 

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Population

15,748

-3.7% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.1%

Best Places to Live in Wilkinsburg, 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 Wilkinsburg, 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

Local Listings in Wilkinsburg
 $140,000 
373 Avenue F
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1348 SqFt
 $149,999 
1717 Graham Blvd
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1400 SqFt
 $135,000 
1990 McNary Blvd
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1260 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: Wilkinsburg
Zip Codes: 15221
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 760 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Wilkinsburg is 4.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Wilkinsburg jobs have increased by 0.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Wilkinsburg's cost of living is 21.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Wilkinsburg's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Wilkinsburg, 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
Wilkinsburg's population is 15,748 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 3.7%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 27.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Wilkinsburg is $71,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.4%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Wilkinsburg public schools spend $30,558 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 9 students per teacher in Wilkinsburg. More Education


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Housing Market in Wilkinsburg

It's a good time to buy in Wilkinsburg. Home Appreciation is up 6.4% in the last 12 months. Browse Wilkinsburg Real Estate

The median home price in Wilkinsburg is $71,600. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Wilkinsburg   1 Reviews
Bad news - 7/14/2006
Wilkinsburg borders Pittsburgh to the east and is a predominantly low-income area. The crime rate is VERY high, schools are terrible and many of the neighborhoods are... Read More

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NEW LISTINGS IN WILKINSBURG
$140,000
373 Avenue F
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$149,999
1717 Graham Blvd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$135,000
1990 McNary Blvd
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$57,000
918 South Ave
Bed 6 | Bath 4

$116,999
1852 Atkinson Pl
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$69,500
1518 Collins Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$154,900
2321 Meadow Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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