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15220, PA Real Estate

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 15220, Pa

100 Highpointe Drive
$329,000 
100 Highpointe Drive
Pittsburgh, PA

4 Beds, 3/2 Baths
Courtesy of Ann Pesci, Coldwell Banker Real Estate
708 Highpointe Circle
$310,000 
708 Highpointe Circle
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 3/1 Baths
Courtesy of Amanda Dickens, Berkshire Hathaway The Preferred Realty
219 Parkedge Road
$215,500  (Contingent)
219 Parkedge Road
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Baths
Courtesy of Dawn Foster, Northwood Realty Services Airport
2505 Winchester Dr
$195,000  (Contingent)
2505 Winchester Dr
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Baths
Courtesy of Lora Le Clark, Re/max Premier Group
129 Parkedge Road
$194,500  (Contingent)
129 Parkedge Road
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of Kimberly Russo, Howard Hanna Collier
2551 Winchester Drive
$179,900 
2551 Winchester Drive
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of Pamela Tracy, Piatt Sothebys International Realty
824 Kerr Street
$174,900 
824 Kerr Street
Pittsburgh, PA

5 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of Cynthia Russell, Northwood Realty Services Airport
223 E Elmhurst Road
$160,000 
223 E Elmhurst Road
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Baths
Courtesy of John Geisler, Coldwell Banker Real Estate
2106 Meadow Lane
$154,900  (Contingent)
2106 Meadow Lane
Pittsburgh, PA

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of Kristen Elk, Coldwell Banker Real Estate
2120 Greentree Road 802E
$114,900  (Contingent)
2120 Greentree Road 802E
Pittsburgh, PA

2 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of Deborah Reddick, Re/max Real Estate Solutions
721 Hestor Drive
$109,000 
721 Hestor Drive
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
Courtesy of James Schons, Home Buyers Marketing Ii Inc.
143 Ryan Dr
$104,900  (Contingent)
143 Ryan Dr
Pittsburgh, PA

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of Marjory Stawiarski, Re/max Csi
2120 Greentree 606E
$102,900  (Contingent)
2120 Greentree 606E
Pittsburgh, PA

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of P Duffy, Howard Hanna Mt.lebanon Office
2034 Swallow Hill Rd. 411
Courtesy of Mark Ratti Jr&sr, Re/max Csi
49 Greenbriar Dr
$89,900  (Contingent)
49 Greenbriar Dr
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
Courtesy of Matthew Durbin, Ppm Realty Inc
1106 Lakewood
Courtesy of Brian Kirchner, The 360 Group Llc
1253 Chartiers Ave.
Courtesy of Tony Kennedy, Keller Williams Realty
924 Berdella
$62,928 
924 Berdella
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 0/0 Bath
Courtesy of A. Jerome Baynes, Carrington Real Estate Services (us) Llc
742 Herschel Street
$60,742 
742 Herschel Street
Pittsburgh, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
Courtesy of Adrianne Carter, Northwood Realty Services North Hills
704 Bucyrus St
$40,000 
704 Bucyrus St
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
Courtesy of Ryan Gehris, Usrealty.com, Llp

15220, Pa Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
OCT-DEC 2016 4 $134,125 $147,500

15220, Pa School Districts

District Grades Zip Code Rating
CHARTIERS VALLEY K-12 15220 4
DIOCESE OF PITTSBURGH K-12 15222 No Rating
KEYSTONE OAKS K-12 15216 3
PITTSBURGH K-12 15213 2

15220, Pa School Rankings (FAQ)

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

15220 3 out of 5
PENNSYLVANIA 2 out of 5

15220, 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.

15220
No rating submitted
PENNSYLVANIA
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15220, Pa Population

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

Population: 18,045
Households: 8,259
Median Age: 41

15220, Pa Average Weather (degrees F)

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Northwood Realty Services Offices

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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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