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Pittsburgh Area Information

303,625 Population

1758 Year Established

1,281,666 County Population

Find Out Why Residents Call Pittsburgh "The Big Little City"

Pittsburgh, PA has all the big city amenities and cultural attractions your family could ask for, including numerous professional sports teams (Penguins-NHL, Pirates-MLB, Steelers-NFL, and Riverhounds-USL Soccer), the world-renowned Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, regional theater, plenty of recreational opportunities, and so much more, all while maintaining its small town charm.

The Amenities

Shopping, dining, entertainment, libraries, parks, fitness... Pittsburgh truly has something for everyone!

The Community

When home buyers select Pittsburgh real estate, they find family-friendly neighborhoods and a superior quality of life. What's more, the short commutes and low cost of living combine to create one of the most livable cities in the nation.

The Weather

Sunny summer days, mild winters, and early springs are just three more reasons to love Pittsburgh!

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Come Explore Life in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh is one of the nation's most wonderful surprises. From its modern cathedrals to its high-tech companies, Pittsburgh is a progressive city with many opportunities. If you're moving to Pittsburgh with any of the area's top ten employers (or any other organization), you're invited to take a closer look at the many homes for sale in Pittsburgh and its' surrounding communities such as Peters Township, North Strabane, Upper St. Clair, Canonsburg or Mount Lebanon.

Spotlights of Pittsburgh

parks and recreation

Parks & Rec

There are plenty of parks to choose from in Pittsburgh! Check out Riverview Park, Frick Park, Schenley Park, Point State Park, and many more!



Top ten employers in the Pittsburgh Region: 1. UPMC Health System 2. Giant Eagle, Inc. 3. University of Pittsburgh 4. West Penn Allegheny Health System 5. The PNC Financial Services Group 6. Mellon Financial Corp. 7. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. 8. Eat 'n Park Hospitality Group, Inc. 9. Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield 10. Verizon Communications



The average school test scores in Pittsburgh are 15% higher than the national average! There are approximately 185 public schools in Pittsburgh, and 85.8% of people in Pittsburgh have completed high school.

local conveniences

Shopping & Dining

Pittsburgh has everything from local shops and restaurants to mainstream stores! Enjoy delicious dining at Cure, Istanbul Sofra, Primanti Bros., Gaucho Parrilla Argentina, and more. 

local attractions and events

Community Events

In Pittsburgh, there's always something going on! Be sure to check out family-friendly festivals, NFL games, musical performances, and visual arts. There's even a variety of free events happening all year-round as well.

Pittsburgh Attractions

Pittsburgh at a Glance

quick facts

Quick Facts

Population (2016): 303,625
Population Growth Since 2000: +00%
Zip Code: Pittsburgh Zip Codes
County: Allegheny
Median Home Price (2016): $123,500


Travel & Commute

Pittsburgh Average Commute:  25.1min
Public Transit: Visit Pittsburgh
Airport: Pittsburgh International Airport
Major Highways: US-376, US-279, & US-79

Are You Relocating to Pittsburgh?

The Jim Dolanch Team provides excellent Pittsburgh real estate expertise. As your Pittsburgh neighborhood experts, if there's anything you need to know about Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh schools, or the surrounding areas, just ask us. We believe in making your Pittsburgh real estate moving or relocation process as easy as possible.

Receive all the information you need about beautiful Pittsburgh by contacting us today. While you're at it, request the exclusive Jim Dolanch Relocation Kit and find out everything you need to know about the Pittsburgh area.

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