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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 15236, Pa

 Snowden Road
$625,000  (Contingent)
Snowden Road
Pittsburgh, PA

0 Bed, 0/0 Bath
Courtesy of Thomas Diehl, Northwood Realty Services Washington
332 Algoma Drive
$239,900  (Contingent)
332 Algoma Drive
Pittsburgh, PA

4 Beds, 2/2 Baths
Courtesy of Cathy Robb, Northwood Realty Services Pleasant Hills
6517 Zupancic Drive
$209,900  (Contingent)
6517 Zupancic Drive
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of Darlene Van Mastrigt, Howard Hanna Peters Township Office
307 Millet Lane
$209,000 
307 Millet Lane
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of Ann Allsopp, Northwood Realty Services Pleasant Hills
341 June Drive
$204,000 Price reduced from $215,000 (-$11,000) (Contingent)
341 June Drive
Pittsburgh, PA

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of Judy Smith, Northwood Realty Services Upper St Clair
119 Pleasant Hills Blvd.
$189,000 
119 Pleasant Hills Blvd.
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of Kristin Daugherty, Coldwell Banker Real Estate
729 Irwin
$174,900 
729 Irwin
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of Sean Belajac, Re/Max Select Realty
152 Columbia Drive
$169,999 Price reduced from $174,900 (-$4,901) (Contingent)
152 Columbia Drive
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of Melissa Steffey, Northwood Realty Services Pleasant Hills
126 Woodhall Dr
$160,000  (Contingent)
126 Woodhall Dr
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of Doreen Walters, Northwood Realty Services Pleasant Hills
358 Broadway Drive
$159,900 
358 Broadway Drive
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Baths
Courtesy of Theresa White, Re/Max South Inc R.E.
432 Jenne Dr.
$156,000  (Contingent)
432 Jenne Dr.
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of Valerie Rose, Northwood Realty Services Upper St Clair
5529 Brownsville Rd
$149,000 
5529 Brownsville Rd
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of Aida Agovic-Corna, Berkshire Hathaway The Preferred Realty
166 Nurnberger Drive
$147,900 
166 Nurnberger Drive
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of Ryan Gehris, Usrealty.Com, Llp
912 Glass Run Road
$134,900 
912 Glass Run Road
Pittsburgh, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of Michelle Williams, Keller Williams Realty
233 Audrey
$129,900 
233 Audrey
Pittsburgh, PA

2 Beds, 1/1 Baths
Courtesy of Nick Bova, Northwood Realty Services Pleasant Hills
543 Lucy Drive
$129,900  (Contingent)
543 Lucy Drive
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of Sandra Goldstein, Keller Williams Real Estate Professionals
346 Saratoga Dr.
$129,500  (Contingent)
346 Saratoga Dr.
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of Amy Pritchard, Northwood Realty Services Pleasant Hills
4940 Gardenville Rd.
$119,900  (Contingent)
4940 Gardenville Rd.
Pittsburgh, PA

2 Beds, 1/1 Baths
Courtesy of Carri Czyzewski, Northwood Realty Services Upper St Clair
161 Shadowlawn
$94,900  (Contingent)
161 Shadowlawn
Pittsburgh, PA

2 Beds, 1/1 Baths
Courtesy of Cathy Robb, Northwood Realty Services Pleasant Hills
345 Delano Drive
$94,900 
345 Delano Drive
Pittsburgh, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
Courtesy of Richard Charles, Re/Max South Inc R.E.

15236, Pa Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
JAN-MAR 2017 4 $160,813 $148,625

15236, Pa School Districts

District Grades Zip Code Rating
BALDWIN-WHITEHALL K-12 15236 4
DIOCESE OF PITTSBURGH K-12 15222 No Rating
WEST JEFFERSON HILLS K-12 15025 4

15236, Pa School Rankings (FAQ)

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

15236 3 out of 5
PENNSYLVANIA 2 out of 5

15236, 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.

15236
PENNSYLVANIA
Ratings provided by SchoolDigger.com

15236, Pa Population

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

Population: 30,463
Households: 13,355
Median Age: 46

15236, 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
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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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