Pittsburgh Real Estate Market Overview

Could Pittsburgh, PA be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Pittsburgh. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Pittsburgh such as... Squirrel Hill and Penn Hills. When you’re ready, Trulia has 2,811 resale and new homes in Pittsburgh lined up for you, including 53 open houses, and 1,276 home in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$159,500

Median Sales Price

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$114

Price Per Sqft

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$1,245

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Pittsburgh show a 3% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a -0% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Pittsburgh for May 25 to Aug 24 was $159,500 based on 1,111 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Pittsburgh was $114, an increase of 2% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Pittsburgh for Jul 25 to Aug 25 was $1,245.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in Pittsburgh can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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7,694

Counts of Arrest

6,550

Counts of Theft

6,129

Counts of Assault


Best Schools in Pittsburgh

There are 151 schools in Pittsburgh.

Elementary Schools
10

Ohara Elementary School

Public, K - 5

10

Baker Elementary School

Public, K - 4

10

Peebles Elementary School

Public, K - 5

Middle Schools
10

Carson Middle School

Public, 6 - 8

10

Mellon Middle School

Public, 6 - 8

10

Ingomar Middle School

Public, 6 - 8

High Schools
10

Fox Chapel Area High School

Public, 9 - 12

10

Mount Lebanon Senior High School

Public, 9 - 12

10

Upper St. Clair High School

Public, 9 - 12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Pittsburgh by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
43%
Single residents
Home owners
64%
Home owners
Median age
41
Median age
Household income
$46,250
Median household income
College educated
40%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Pittsburgh commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
82% commute by car
0% commute by bike
13% commute by public transportation
2% commute by foot

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