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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 15228, Pa

110 Hoodridge Drive
$1,050,000 
110 Hoodridge Drive
Pittsburgh, PA

5 Beds, 3/1 Baths
Courtesy of Jean Haines, Coldwell Banker Real Estate
112 Vernon Drive
$729,000 
112 Vernon Drive
Pittsburgh, PA

4 Beds, 4/1 Baths
Courtesy of Cindy Sunseri, Howard Hanna Mt.lebanon Office
115 Rock Haven Lane
$650,000 
115 Rock Haven Lane
Pittsburgh, PA

5 Beds, 4/1 Baths
Courtesy of Cindy Sunseri, Howard Hanna Mt.lebanon Office
41 Ordale Blvd
$545,000 
41 Ordale Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA

4 Beds, 4/1 Baths
Courtesy of John Adair, Coldwell Banker Real Estate
87 Hoodridge Drive
$449,900 Price reduced from $469,900 (-$20,000)
87 Hoodridge Drive
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of Joann Robb, Berkshire Hathaway The Preferred Realty
136 Rae Avenue
$389,900  (Contingent)
136 Rae Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA

4 Beds, 3/0 Baths
Courtesy of Nancy Mckenna, Howard Hanna Mt.lebanon Office
853 Eisenhower Drive
$299,000 
853 Eisenhower Drive
Pittsburgh, PA

4 Beds, 2/2 Baths
Courtesy of Deborah Dattalo, Howard Hanna Mt.lebanon Office
437 Avon
$275,000 
437 Avon
Pittsburgh, PA

2 Beds, 1/1 Baths
Courtesy of Cheryl Kibe, Northwood Realty Services Upper St Clair
928 Washington Road
$275,000  (Contingent)
928 Washington Road
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 3/0 Baths
Courtesy of Nancy Mckenna, Howard Hanna Mt.lebanon Office
744 Gypsy Lane
$269,900  (Contingent)
744 Gypsy Lane
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of Sandy Pirosko, Coldwell Banker Real Estate
201 Catalpa Place
$265,000 
201 Catalpa Place
Pittsburgh, PA

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of Kimberly Phares, Coldwell Banker Real Estate
739 Crystal
$259,900 
739 Crystal
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 1/2 Baths
Courtesy of Valerie Rose, Northwood Realty Services Upper St Clair
315 Jonquil Place
$239,900 
315 Jonquil Place
Pittsburgh, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of John Adair, Coldwell Banker Real Estate
550 Westover Road
$239,900 Price reduced from $249,900 (-$10,000)
550 Westover Road
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of Rick Sikora, Keller Williams Realty
463 Haverhill Rd
$224,900 Price reduced from $229,900 (-$5,000)
463 Haverhill Rd
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Baths
Courtesy of Kimberley Fisher, Howard Hanna Mt.lebanon Office
900 Washington Road 302
$190,000 
900 Washington Road 302
Pittsburgh, PA

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of Nancy Mckenna, Howard Hanna Mt.lebanon Office
281 Catalpa Place
$189,900 
281 Catalpa Place
Pittsburgh, PA

4 Beds, 4/0 Baths
Courtesy of Brad Templeton, Howard Hanna Mt.lebanon Office
900 Washington Road 202
$175,000  (Contingent)
900 Washington Road 202
Pittsburgh, PA

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of Jeanne Oxenreiter, Howard Hanna Mt.lebanon Office
526 Upper Rd
$154,900 Price reduced from $159,900 (-$5,000) (Contingent)
526 Upper Rd
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Baths
Courtesy of Ronald Graf, Northwood Realty Services Upper St Clair
256 Pennsylvania Blvd
$110,000  (Contingent)
256 Pennsylvania Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA

2 Beds, 1/1 Baths
Courtesy of Beverly Hoebler, Northwood Realty Services Pleasant Hills

15228, Pa Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
OCT-DEC 2016 6 $344,917 $330,000

15228, Pa School Districts

District Grades Zip Code Rating
MT LEBANON K-12 15228 5

15228, Pa School Rankings (FAQ)

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

15228 4 out of 5
PENNSYLVANIA 2 out of 5

15228, 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.

15228
PENNSYLVANIA
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15228, Pa Population

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

Population: 17,457
Households: 7,327
Median Age: 44

15228, Pa Average Weather (degrees F)

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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
Website

(412) 885-8530
Upper St Clair
1797 N Highland Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15241
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(412) 831-0100
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