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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 15235, Pa

105 Hawthorne Rd
$258,900 
105 Hawthorne Rd
Pittsburgh, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of Staci Rullo, Northwood Realty Services Penn Hills
615 Newport Dr
$159,500 
615 Newport Dr
Pittsburgh, PA

2 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of Staci Rullo, Northwood Realty Services Penn Hills
113 Woodgate Drive
$137,500  (Contingent)
113 Woodgate Drive
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of Thomas Ozga, Northwood Realty Services Showcase Homes Division
140 Lucille Drive
$134,900  (Contingent)
140 Lucille Drive
Pittsburgh, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of Susan Zelenko, Northwood Realty Services Edgewood
185 Glenfield Dr
$119,000 Price reduced from $127,500 (-$8,500)
185 Glenfield Dr
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of Staci Rullo, Northwood Realty Services Penn Hills
1509 Williamsburg Pl
$119,000 
1509 Williamsburg Pl
Pittsburgh, PA

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of Staci Rullo, Northwood Realty Services Penn Hills
908 Cimarron Drive
$118,000 
908 Cimarron Drive
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
Courtesy of Yvonne Schifino, Northwood Realty Services Penn Hills
650 Newport Dr
$112,000  (Contingent)
650 Newport Dr
Pittsburgh, PA

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of Staci Rullo, Northwood Realty Services Penn Hills
112 Ivyland
$89,900  (Contingent)
112 Ivyland
Pittsburgh, PA

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of John Fabac, Jr., Northwood Realty Services North Hills
463 Fielding Dr
$88,500 
463 Fielding Dr
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Baths
Courtesy of Staci Rullo, Northwood Realty Services Penn Hills
312 Stotler Drive
$85,000 
312 Stotler Drive
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Baths
Courtesy of Yvonne Schifino, Northwood Realty Services Penn Hills
3740 Old William Penn Hwy
$82,400 Price reduced from $82,500 (-$100)
3740 Old William Penn Hwy
Pittsburgh, PA

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of James Wilhelm, Northwood Realty Services Upper St Clair
1651 Universal Road
$79,900 Price reduced from $83,000 (-$3,100)
1651 Universal Road
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Baths
Courtesy of Jeanine White, Northwood Realty Services Murrysville
11252 Azalea Drive
$78,900 
11252 Azalea Drive
Pittsburgh, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
Courtesy of Staci Rullo, Northwood Realty Services Penn Hills
154 Glenfield Drive
$78,890 
154 Glenfield Drive
Pittsburgh, PA

2 Beds, 1/1 Baths
Courtesy of Amanda Gussman, Northwood Realty Services Penn Hills
901 Jefferson Road
$69,900 
901 Jefferson Road
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of Shannon Debolt Knapp, Northwood Realty Services North Hills
122 Ange Dr.
$64,900 
122 Ange Dr.
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Baths
Courtesy of Kathleen Bahorich, Northwood Realty Services Hampton
517 Meadow Ave
$55,000 
517 Meadow Ave
Pittsburgh, PA

2 Beds, 1/1 Baths
Courtesy of Staci Rullo, Northwood Realty Services Penn Hills
10156 Frankstown Road
$19,900 
10156 Frankstown Road
Pittsburgh, PA

5 Beds, 1/1 Baths
Courtesy of Staci Rullo, Northwood Realty Services Penn Hills
 Frankstown Rd
$10,000 
Frankstown Rd
Pittsburgh, PA

0 Bed, 0/0 Bath
Courtesy of Staci Rullo, Northwood Realty Services Penn Hills

15235, Pa Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
JAN-MAR 2017 15 $87,202 $82,500

15235, Pa School Districts

District Grades Zip Code Rating
DIOCESE OF PITTSBURGH K-12 15222 No Rating
PENN HILLS K-12 15235 1
WOODLAND HILLS K-12 15104 1
YOUNG SCHOLARS OF WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA CS (DISTRICT) K-6, K-8 15235 2

15235, Pa School Rankings (FAQ)

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

15235 1 out of 5
PENNSYLVANIA 2 out of 5

15235, 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.

15235
PENNSYLVANIA
Ratings provided by SchoolDigger.com

15235, Pa Population

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

Population: 34,839
Households: 15,629
Median Age: 46

15235, 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
Website

(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
Website

(412) 831-0100
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