Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 

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Population

305,012

-1.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.2%

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

Local Listings in Pittsburgh
 $779,000 
890 Field Club Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 5 | 4358 SqFt
 $390,000 
5110 Stanton Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 2076 SqFt
 $450,000 
7116 Ohio River Blvd
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 2076 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 4.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). 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 5.8% 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

The median home price in Pittsburgh is $143,400. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Pittsburgh   175 Reviews
Can I give Pittsburgh 0 stars? - 10/31/2019
If it was possible to give Pittsburgh 0 stars. Sadly, there is lack of opportunity for minorities. I am an educated minority female that had to leave Pittsburgh to earn... Read More

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The facts about Pittsburgh - 7/12/2019
Here are the facts about Pittsburgh that can be Googleable: - 305 days of cloud cover and high rates of seasonal depression - 7th most congested city in the United... Read More

Pittsburgh is horrible - 5/30/2019
First of all, the rainfall is wrong. We've been averaging 57 inches of rain per year. All it does is RAIN! I've lived here my entire life, and I want out. People drive... 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
$779,000
890 Field Club Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 5

$390,000
5110 Stanton Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$450,000
7116 Ohio River Blvd
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$129,000
100 Banyon Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$225,000
405 N Beatty St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$70,000
73 N Bryant Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$339,000
5455 Stanton Ave
Bed 7 | Bath 3

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