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Pittsburgh (/ˈpɪtsbərɡ/, PITS-burg) is the seat of Allegheny County and with a population of 307,484 is the second-largest city in the U.S. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. With a metropolitan CSA population of 2,661,369 it is the largest in both the Ohio Valley and Appalachia and the 22nd-largest in the U.S. Pittsburgh is known as both "the Steel City" for its more than 300 related businesses and "the City of Bridges" for its world record 446 bridges. The city also features 29 skyscrapers, two inclined railways, a pre-revolutionary fortification, and the source of the Ohio at the confluence of the Monongahela and Allegheny. This vital link of the Atlantic coast and the Mid-west cuts through the mineral-rich Alleghenies and made the Pittsburgh area coveted by the French and British empires, Virginia, Whiskey Rebels, Civil War raiders and media networks.

Legendary for its steel, Pittsburgh also led innovations and industries in aluminum, glass, shipbuilding, petroleum, foods, appliances, sports, transport, computing, retail, autos and electronics. This creative wealth placed Pittsburgh third (after New York City and Chicago) in corporate headquarter jobs for much of the 20th century, second only to New York in bank assets with more stockholders per capita than any other U.S. city. America's 1980s shift from heavy industry to a service economy laid-off millions from the area's sprawling steel mills and electronics/appliances factories. The diaspora of "blue collar" workers was joined by thousands of "white collar" employees when multi-billion dollar corporate raids relocated the longtime Pittsburgh-based world headquarters of Gulf Oil, Sunbeam, Rockwell and Westinghouse. This status as a world industrial and banking center, its "melting pot" of industrial immigrant workers, and top 10 rank among the largest cities in the U.S. until 1950 and metros until 1980 has left the region with a plethora of internationally-regarded museums, medical centers, parks, research infrastructure, libraries and a vibrantly diverse cultural district.

These legacies have helped Pittsburgh win first place as America's "most livable city" by Places Rated Almanac, Forbes, and The Economist while inspiring National Geographic and Today to name the city a top world destination. More tangibly, the area has added 3,304 hotel rooms since 2004 and boasts higher occupancy than 11 comparable cities such as Philadelphia and Baltimore.

Google, Intel and Apple are among 1,600 tech firms generating $10.8 billion in annual Pittsburgh payrolls. Since the 1980s the city has also served as national headquarters for both federal cyber defense and robotics. The area boasts 31 non-profit universities and colleges including seven venerable universities in the city, with the University of Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon as national leaders in R&D expenditures spurring multiple startups annually.

The nation's fifth-largest bank, 9 Fortune 500s and six of the top 300 US law firms make their global headquarters in the Pittsburgh area, while RAND, BNYMellon, Nova Chemicals, Bayer, FedEx and GSK have large regional bases that helped Pittsburgh become the sixth best metro for U.S. job growth despite the global recession. Area retail and housing have also grown despite the subprime crisis with the multi-million dollar SouthSide Works, Bakery Square, and Washington's Landing repurposing former industrial sites.

Pittsburgh is a leader in LEED technology, with 60 total and 10 of the world's first "green" buildings, including downtown's convention center, even as Shell and Chevron have invested billions in the area's energy renaissance with Marcellus shale. A renaissance of Pittsburgh's 115 year old film industry—that boasts the world's first movie theater—has grown from the long running 3R Film Festival to an influx of major productions including Disney and Paramount offices with the largest sound stage outside Los Angeles and New York.

Most Recent Homes for Sale in 15206, Pa

6358 Aurelia Street
$775,000 
6358 Aurelia Street
Pittsburgh, PA

5 Beds, 3/1 Baths
Courtesy of Maryann Bacharach, Howard Hanna Shadyside Office
100 Denniston Ave 431
$750,000 
100 Denniston Ave 431
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 3/0 Baths
Courtesy of Michael Toretti, Howard Hanna Shadyside Office
1004 Washington Blvd
Courtesy of Kimberly Carbonara, Keller Williams Realty
323 Hailman
Courtesy of Margaret Lampenfield, Howard Hanna Shadyside Office
1692 Duffield Street
$365,000 Price reduced from $375,000 (-$10,000)
1692 Duffield Street
Pittsburgh, PA

Presented By Linda Pelkofer
4 Beds, 3/0 Baths
Courtesy of Linda Pelkofer, Northwood Realty Services Hampton
5436 Avondale
$360,000  (Contingent)
5436 Avondale
Pittsburgh, PA

5 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of Sara Leitera, Northwood Realty Services City
922 Farragut
$359,000  (Contingent)
922 Farragut
Pittsburgh, PA

4 Beds, 3/1 Baths
Courtesy of Roslyn Neiman, Howard Hanna Shadyside Office
928 Heberton
$350,000 
928 Heberton
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 1/2 Baths
Courtesy of Caryn Rosenthal, Howard Hanna Shadyside Office
132 S Highland
$349,500  (Contingent)
132 S Highland
Pittsburgh, PA

Courtesy of Richard Marsh, Northwood Realty Services Cranberry
1812 Chislett
$290,000 
1812 Chislett
Pittsburgh, PA

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of Nancy Donahue, Howard Hanna Shadyside Office
5417 Bossart St
Courtesy of Nicolas Supik, Century 21 Frontier Realty
5509 Avondale Place
$199,900 
5509 Avondale Place
Pittsburgh, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of Gere Edwards, Achieve Realty, Inc.
7206 Witherspoon Street
$179,500  (Contingent)
7206 Witherspoon Street
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
Courtesy of Linda Pelkofer, Northwood Realty Services Hampton
1810 Antietam
$178,800 
1810 Antietam
Pittsburgh, PA

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of Jordana Zober, Howard Hanna North Hills Office
1157 Duffield Street
$149,900 Price reduced from $159,900 (-$10,000) (Contingent)
1157 Duffield Street
Pittsburgh, PA

4 Beds, 1/1 Baths
Courtesy of Mary Kay Abdulovic, Northwood Realty Services Hampton
4818 Stanton Ave.
$149,000 
4818 Stanton Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of Yolanda Epps-Sloan, Howard Hanna Collier
1139 Chislett Street
$135,000 
1139 Chislett Street
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Baths
Courtesy of Erin Dongilli Snyder, Howard Hanna Hampton Office
6914 Greenwood
$99,900 
6914 Greenwood
Pittsburgh, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
Courtesy of James Wilhelm, Northwood Realty Services Upper St Clair
442 N Fairmount St
Courtesy of Libby Sosinski, Keller Williams Realty
908 Laxton
$50,000 
908 Laxton
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
Courtesy of Constantin Balouris, Keller Williams Realty

15206, Pa Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
JAN-MAR 2017 4 $142,975 $147,250

15206, Pa School Districts

District Grades Zip Code Rating
DIOCESE OF PITTSBURGH K-12 15222 No Rating
PITTSBURGH K-12 15213 2
URBAN LEAGUE OF GREATER PITTSBURGH CS K-6, K-8 15206 1

15206, Pa School Rankings (FAQ)

SchoolDigger Performance Ratings provide an overview of a school's test performance. Based on a scale of 0-5.

15206 1 out of 5
PENNSYLVANIA 2 out of 5

15206, Pa School Parent Ratings (FAQ)

Niche Review Ratings are the overall ratings that are provided by either a Parent/Guardian, Teacher, Staff, Administrator, Student or Former Student. Based on a scale of 1-5.

15206
PENNSYLVANIA
Ratings provided by SchoolDigger.com

15206, Pa Population

Population, household and median age statistics are based primarily on the 2010 US Census data projected forward to the present day.

Population: 28,864
Households: 13,827
Median Age: 38

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Northwood Realty Services Offices

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City
1935 Murray Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15217
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(412) 521-5100
Edgewood
105 Maple Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15218
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(412) 731-9300
Penn Hills
11722 Frankstown Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15235
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(412) 242-4100
Pleasant Hills
5301 Clairton Blvd
Suite C
Pittsburgh, PA 15236
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(412) 885-8530
Upper St Clair
1797 N Highland Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15241
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(412) 831-0100
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