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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 15234, Pa

3750 Myrtle Avenue
Courtesy of Marvin Levin, Northwood Realty Services Commercial Division
343 Castle Shannon Blvd
$574,900 Price reduced from $595,000 (-$20,100)
343 Castle Shannon Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA

5 Beds, 3/2 Baths
Courtesy of Melissa Steffey, Northwood Realty Services Pleasant Hills
145 Sunridge
$295,000  (Contingent)
145 Sunridge
Pittsburgh, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of Naomi Tannenbaum, Howard Hanna Mt.lebanon Office
312 Kingsberry Cir
$284,900 
312 Kingsberry Cir
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of Ronald Graf, Northwood Realty Services Upper St Clair
811 Vermont Avenue
$273,000  (Contingent)
811 Vermont Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of Karen White, Howard Hanna Peters Township Office
116 Sunridge Drive
$269,900  (Contingent)
116 Sunridge Drive
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of Michele Belice, Howard Hanna Mt.Lebanon Office
216 Allenberry Circle
$249,900  (Contingent)
216 Allenberry Circle
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of Lynn Banbury, Berkshire Hathaway The Preferred Realty
3254 Broadway
$240,000 
3254 Broadway
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
18,900 sqft
Courtesy of Daniel Gillette, Northwood Realty Services Upper St Clair
707 Riehl Drive
$184,900 
707 Riehl Drive
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of Theresa White, Re/Max South Inc R.E.
1417 Orr Dr
$179,900 
1417 Orr Dr
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of Connie Hickey, Howard Hanna Sewickley Office
1056 Thornwood
$159,900  (Contingent)
1056 Thornwood
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Baths
Courtesy of Jennifer Matrascia, Howard Hanna Upper St. Clair Office
274 Murrays Lane
$154,900 
274 Murrays Lane
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of Linda Rice, Berkshire Hathaway The Preferred Realty
4153 Steiger St
$149,900  (Contingent)
4153 Steiger St
Pittsburgh, PA

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of Ann Allsopp, Northwood Realty Services Pleasant Hills
255 Castle Road
$129,900  (Contingent)
255 Castle Road
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of Bonnie Shontz, Northwood Realty Services Peters Twp
1340 Grove Rd
$129,000  (Contingent)
1340 Grove Rd
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of Ann Allsopp, Northwood Realty Services Pleasant Hills
859 Rolling Rock Rd
$129,000  (Contingent)
859 Rolling Rock Rd
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
Courtesy of Aida Agovic-Corna, Berkshire Hathaway The Preferred Realty
3374 Mcroberts
$114,900  (Contingent)
3374 Mcroberts
Pittsburgh, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
Courtesy of Bonnie Detwiler, Northwood Realty Services Upper St Clair
2338 Parklyn
$98,000  (Contingent)
2338 Parklyn
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
Courtesy of Roy Rudl, Northwood Realty Services Hampton
2533 Homehurst
$69,900 
2533 Homehurst
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
Courtesy of James Wilhelm, Northwood Realty Services Upper St Clair
2416 Hillview St
$49,800 
2416 Hillview St
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
Courtesy of Nicole Gale, Realhome Services And Solutions, Inc.

15234, Pa Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
JAN-MAR 2017 2 $126,150 $126,150

15234, Pa School Districts

District Grades Zip Code Rating
BETHEL PARK K-12 15102 4
DIOCESE OF PITTSBURGH K-12 15222 No Rating
KEYSTONE OAKS K-12 15216 3
MT LEBANON K-12 15228 5

15234, Pa School Rankings (FAQ)

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

15234 3 out of 5
PENNSYLVANIA 2 out of 5

15234, 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.

15234
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PENNSYLVANIA
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15234, Pa Population

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

Population: 13,930
Households: 6,294
Median Age: 44

15234, Pa Average Weather (degrees F)

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Northwood Realty Services Offices

We have local offices and sales associates ready to help you buy, sell or invest.
City
1935 Murray Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15217
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(412) 521-5100
Edgewood
105 Maple Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15218
Website

(412) 731-9300
Penn Hills
11722 Frankstown Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15235
Website

(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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