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Pittsburgh Neighborhoods

One of the things that makes Pittsburgh such a great city is the number of its unique neighborhoods. To learn more about the various neighborhoods of Pittsburgh be sure to look at the following links:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Pittsburgh_neighborhoods

http://www.pittsburghpa.gov/dcp/snap/

http://www.nextpittsburgh.com/pittsburgh-neighborhoods-map-and-guides/

http://www.areavibes.com/search-results/?ct=pittsburgh&st=pa&ll=40.4398+-79.9766

http://www.pittsburghcityliving.com/neighborhoodProfile.php?neighborhood=Downtown

https://www.visitpittsburgh.com/

Bloomfield
Population: 8,750          Median Age: 31
Distance from campus: > 1 hour walk, driving 10 minutes, bus 30 minutes
Uniqueness: food and drink, known as Pittsburgh's "Little Italy"

Downtown
Population: 3,100          Median Age: 37
Distance from campus: walking 10-15 minutes, driving 5-10 minutes, bus 10 minutes
Uniqueness: heart of the city, Point Park with large grass area and connection of the three rivers

East Liberty
Population: 5,500          Median Age: 37
Distance from campus: > 1 hour walk, driving 15 minutes, bus 40 minutes
Uniqueness: Historic buildings, a spot for hip hop and acoustic music, many ethnic restaurants

Lawrenceville
Population: 4,300          Median Age: 40
Distance from campus: > 1 hour walk, driving 15 minutes, bus 45 minutes
Uniqueness: a hot spot for food, drink and art, fast growing area, the "Brooklyn of Pittsburgh"

Mount Washington
Population: 8,600          Median Age: 32
Distance from campus: walking 45 minutes, driving 10 minutes, bus 35 minutes
Uniqueness: breathtaking views, close to Downtown, North Shore, Station Square & Southside

North Side
Population: 160             Median Age: 40
Distance from campus: walking 35 minutes, driving 10-15 minutes, bus 20 minutes
Uniqueness: surrounded by Heinz Field and PNC Park, across the river to Downtown

Oakland
Population: 8,675            Median Age: 23
Distance from campus: walking 35 minutes, driving 10 minutes, bus 20 minutes
Uniqueness: considered a second "downtown", museums, architecture, food and drink

Shadyside
Population: 306,050         Median Age: 33
Distance from campus: > 1 hour drive, driving 20 minutes, bus 35 minutes
Uniqueness: Victorian homes, shopping, food and drink

South Side Flats
Population: 5,575              Median Age: 30
Distance from campus: walking 10-40 minutes, driving 5-10 minutes, bus 10 minutes
Uniqueness: huge nightlife, shopping, food and drink

South Side Slopes
Population: 4,700              Median Age: 32
Distance from campus: walking 30-50 minutes, driving 15 minutes, bus 40 minutes
Uniqueness: great views, close to Southside Flats

Squirrel Hill
Population: 11,775             Median Age: 27
Distance from campus: > 1 hour walk, driving 15 minutes, bus 25 minutes
Uniqueness: the actual Mr. Roger's Neighborhood

Strip District
Population: 600                  Median Age: 33
Distance from campus: walking 35 minutes, driving 10 minutes, bus 25 minutes
Uniqueness: shopping, food and drink, many ethnic restaurants, movie theater

Uptown
Population: 5,200               Median Age: 30
Distance from campus: walking 5-10 minutes, driving 5 minutes, bus 10 minutes
Uniqueness: close to Downtown