Welcome to the land of the 1%. Where you’ll find lawyers, and doctors, and business executives. And while they probably aren’t made of ticky tacky, they are definitely made of money.
These are the wealthiest neighborhoods that Pittsburgh has to offer. Where houses go for over 2.11x the national median and household incomes are 3.22x the national median.
But where exactly in Pittsburgh do the richest of the rich people live? That would be South Shore where the median income is a cool $130,959. Here’s a look at the top 10 richest neighborhoods in Pittsburgh out of 90:
- South Shore
- Point Breeze
- Squirrel Hill North
- Regent Square
- Duquesne Heights
- Strip District
- Bon Air
- North Shore
- Squirrel Hill South
Summing up the median income of those 10 neighborhoods adds up to $808,504. And that my friend, is more 0s than most of us will see in our bank acount for a long, long time — if we ever get that lucky.
Continue on to find wher your neighborhood ranks amongst the richest in Pittsburgh.
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How We Determined The Most Well To Do Neighborhoods In Pittsburgh
Every city has it’s best neighborhoods — where everyone wants to live — and the worst neighborhoods — where no one wants to live.
And then you have the wealthiest neighborhoods, where no one can afford to live.
And by no one, we really mean you because there’s always someone richer than you.
How do you quantify richer than you? We looked at one simple criteria:
Which neighborhoods have the highest median income?
We ranked every neighborhood in Pittsburgh by median income from highest to lowest. The neighborhood with the highest median income, South Shore, was named the richest neighborhood in Pittsburgh.
The poorest neighborhood? That would be Brundis Island.
Now a look at how all the neighborhoods in Pittsburgh ranked.
Detailed List Of The Richest Neighborhoods In Pittsburgh
|Rank||Neighborhood||Median Household Income|
|3||Squirrel Hill North||$92,363|
|10||Squirrel Hill South||$61,235|
|15||Central Business District||$55,064|
|55||Point Breeze North||$31,469|
|78||Spring Hill-City View||$21,920|