Pittsburgh, PA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Info Snack

Population
302,205
Unemployment
5.6%
Poverty
20.5%
Median Home
$125,000
Median Income
$48,711
Median Rent
$958

Pittsburgh SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
7
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
10
Education
8.5
Commute
8

Pittsburgh, PA Crime Report

10,876
Total Crimes
3,594.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
45.15%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Pittsburgh
/ 100k People
Pennsylvania
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 10,876 3,594.8 1,709.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 1,751 578.8 306.4 366.7
Murder 57 18.8 5.2 5.0
Robbery 696 230.0 76.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 877 289.9 191.1 250.2
Property Crime 9,125 3,016.1 1,403.4 2,109.9
Burglary 1,341 443.2 182.4 340.5
Larceny 7,055 2,331.9 1,124.2 1,549.5
Car Theft 729 241.0 96.8 219.9

Pittsburgh, PA Cost Of Living

91
Pittsburgh's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Pittsburgh Pennsylvania National Average
Overall 91 99 100
Services 92 98 100
Groceries 109 103 100
Health 92 94 100
Housing 65 91 100
Transportation 119 109 100
Utilities 114 111 100

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Population over time in Pittsburgh

Year Population % Change
2019 302,205 -0.5%
2018 303,587 -0.5%
2017 305,012 -0.1%
2016 305,305 -0.2%
2015 305,928 -0.0%
2014 306,045 -0.0%
2013 306,062 -0.1%
2012 306,430 -0.4%
2011 307,532 -0.2%
2010 308,003 -

Race / Ethnicity in Pittsburgh

White
64.7% (195,410)
African American
22.8% (68,826)
American Indian
0.1% (329)
Asian
5.8% (17,507)
Hawaiian
0.0% (76)
Other
0.2% (753)
Two Or More
3.2% (9,672)
Hispanic
3.2% (9,632)
Race Pittsburgh PA USA
White 64.7% 76.4% 60.7%
African American 22.8% 10.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 5.8% 3.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.2% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.2% 7.3% 18.0%

Gender in Pittsburgh

Female
51.1% (154,429)
Male
48.9% (147,775)
Gender Pittsburgh PA USA
Female 51.1% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Pittsburgh for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (9,066)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (15,110)
High School / GED
25.0% (75,551)
Some College
15.0% (45,330)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (24,176)
Bachelor's Degree
23.0% (69,507)
Master's Degree
13.0% (39,286)
Professional Degree
4.0% (12,088)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (12,088)
Education Pittsburgh PA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 35.0% 27.0%
Some College 15.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 23.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 13.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 4.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
10.9% (3,303,814)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.6% (1,979,924)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.6% (3,510,891)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.0% (3,029,317)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.8% (3,573,933)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.9% (4,799,319)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.3% (3,423,113)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.2% (3,399,034)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.9% (1,486,749)
$200,000 or more
5.7% (1,714,402)
Income Pittsburgh PA USA
Less than $10,000 10.9% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.6% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.6% 9.3% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.0% 9.2% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.8% 12.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.9% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.3% 13.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.2% 15.2% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.9% 6.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 5.7% 6.6% 7.7%

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