Best Colleges near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Ranking Institution name Students Distance from the city
1
Pittsburgh, pa
7 259 1 miles
2
Pittsburgh, pa
78 2 miles
3
Pittsburgh, pa
144 2 miles
4
Pittsburgh, pa
802 2 miles
5
Pittsburgh, pa
436 5 miles
6
Dallas, pa
1 773 5 miles
7
McKees Rocks, pa
41 5 miles
8
Pittsburgh, pa
0 5 miles
9
Pittsburgh, pa
94 5 miles
10
Pittsburgh, pa
208 5 miles
11
Pittsburgh, pa
629 5 miles
12
Pittsburgh, pa
1 412 5 miles
13
Pittsburgh, pa
47 5 miles
14
Pittsburgh, pa
1 040 5 miles
15
Pittsburgh, pa
87 5 miles
16
Pittsburgh, pa
17 256 5 miles
17
Kittanning, pa
21 5 miles
18
Pittsburgh, pa
2 537 5 miles
19
Pittsburgh, pa
388 5 miles
20
Pittsburgh, pa
112 5 miles
21
Pittsburgh, pa
1 428 6 miles
22
Pittsburgh, pa
395 6 miles
23
Pittsburgh, pa
242 6 miles
24
Pittsburgh, pa
0 6 miles
25
Pittsburgh, pa
5 650 6 miles
26
Pittsburgh, pa
419 7 miles
27
Pittsburgh, pa
0 7 miles
28
Pittsburgh, pa
337 7 miles
29
Pittsburgh, pa
387 7 miles
30
Bryn Mawr, pa
0 7 miles
31
Bryn Mawr, pa
1 005 7 miles
32
Moon township, pa
3 968 7 miles
33
Moon Twp, pa
78 8 miles
34
West Mifflin, pa
79 9 miles
35
Monroeville, pa
98 10 miles
36
Monroeville, pa
13 10 miles
37
Monroeville, pa
76 11 miles
38
Oakdale, pa
1 791 11 miles
39
Indiana, pa
12 409 11 miles
40
Lincoln University, pa
1 569 11 miles
41
McKeesport, pa
582 11 miles
42
West Mifflin, pa
324 11 miles
43
New Kensington, pa
174 15 miles
44
Saint Davids, pa
2 179 16 miles
45
Tarentum, pa
210 17 miles
46
Canonsburg, pa
77 17 miles
47
Ambridge, pa
0 18 miles
48
Cresson, pa
1 241 20 miles
49
Clearfield, pa
48 20 miles
50
Monessen, pa
241 22 miles

Education in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh’s (Pennsylvania) residents over 25 years of age with some college degree constitute 16.98 of the city’s population. Two-year college graduates make up 7.65. The share of four-year college graduates and Master graduates is 17.86 and 10.2 respectively. The shares of those with professional degree and doctorate degree are 3.6 and 3.31 accordingly.

Economy of Pittsburgh

The household income in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is 38029 compared to the country’s average of 53046. The family median income is 52935. The sales and income taxes are 7 and 4.57. Income per capita is 26535. The unemployment rate makes 4.8 compared to 6.3 in the entire United States.

Cost of living in Pittsburgh

The overall cost of living in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is 84 average for the entire country, if we take the average indicator for the United States as 100. The indicator of charges for utilities services is 100, the cost of housing is 45. Transportation expenses make 110 points, and health and grocery costs are 93 and 104.7 respectively.

Air pollution and health in Pittsburgh

The indicator of air quality in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is 75.4 on a scale from 0 to 100 points (higher is better), according to EPA reports. The water quality is among the average with the index of 52 compared to 55 for the United States. The number of physicians per 100 thousand residents is 538 and the overall health costs make 92.7 if we take the indicator of 100 as country’s average.

Climate in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, gets 160 sunny days per year, compared to the country’s average of 205. The number of days with precipitations is 146 – Pittsburgh has the annual rainfall of 36.1 inches and snowfall of 29.3 inches. The comfort index on the scale from 0 to 100 (higher is better) based on the effect of humidity and temperature is 48. The UV exposure index is 3.4.


Data provided by U.S. Department of Education Institute of Education Sciences nces.ed.gov