Best Places to Live

Pittsburgh, PA

Population: 305,928
LIV
SCORE
648
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Known as “The Steel City” for its 300-plus steel-related companies as well as “City of Bridges” for its 446 bridges, Pittsburgh houses 1,600 technology firms and is located at the confluence of the Allegheny, Ohio and Monongahela rivers. With more than 60 college and universities, Pittsburgh is also a major sports town thanks to the NFL Steelers, MLB Pirates and defending NHL champion Penguins. In addition, a convenience for residents is the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.


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Pittsburgh, PA Ranking Data

Civic
54
Demographics
43
Economy
50
Education
62
Health
74
Housing
56
Infrastructure
69