These Are The 10 Richest Neighborhoods In Pittsburgh, PA For 2018


We used science and data to determine which Pittsburgh neighborhoods have the richest people.

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Richest Neighborhoods In Pittsburgh

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 1.89x the national median and household incomes are 1.83x the national median.

But where exactly in Pittsburgh do the richest of the rich people live? That would be Squirrel Hill North where the median income is a cool $130,959.

Here’s a look at the top 10 richest neighborhoods in Pittsburgh out of 91 for 2018:

  1. Squirrel Hill North (Homes)
  2. Point Breeze (Homes)
  3. Central Business District (Homes)
  4. Regent Square (Homes)
  5. Strip District (Homes)
  6. Fairywood (Homes)
  7. Squirrel Hill South (Homes)
  8. Bon Air (Homes)
  9. Duquesne Heights (Homes)
  10. North Shore (Homes)

Summing up the median income of those 10 neighborhoods adds up to $774,277. And that my friend, is more 0s than most of us will see in our bank account for a long, long time — if we ever get that lucky.

Continue on to find where your neighborhood ranks amongst the richest in Pittsburgh.

For more Pittsburgh reading, check out the best neighborhoods in Pittsburgh and the worst neighborhoods in Pittsburgh.

Or, for living around Pittsburgh, out the best Pittsburgh suburbs and the worst Pittsburgh suburbs.

How We Determined The Most Well To Do Neighborhoods In Pittsburgh For 2018

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 criterion:

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, Squirrel Hill North, 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.

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Detailed List Of The Richest Neighborhoods In Pittsburgh For 2018

Rank Neighborhood Median Household Income
1 Squirrel Hill North $100,402
2 Point Breeze $96,337
3 Central Business District $92,096
4 Regent Square $77,054
5 Strip District $73,214
6 Fairywood $70,673
7 Squirrel Hill South $68,915
8 Bon Air $66,591
9 Duquesne Heights $66,209
10 North Shore $62,786
11 Greenfield $60,480
12 Banksville $59,644
13 Swisshelm Park $58,409
14 Westwood $56,979
15 Summer Hill $56,691
16 East Carnegie $54,671
17 Southside Flats $54,425
18 Brighton Heights $51,720
19 Highland Park $51,463
20 Overbrook $50,809
21 Morningside $50,300
22 Stanton Heights $50,298
23 Brookline $50,118
24 Lincoln Place $49,300
25 Wind Gap $49,244
26 Shadyside $49,185
27 Central Lawrenceville $47,822
28 Mount Washington $45,791
29 Allegheny West $44,167
30 Perry North $43,795
31 Bluff $43,245
32 Southside Slopes $43,152
33 Spring Garden $42,446
34 Ridgemont $41,346
35 Saint Clair $41,250
36 Bloomfield $40,709
37 Beechview $40,324
38 Friendship $40,223
39 Lower Lawrenceville $39,806
40 Mt Oliver $39,716
41 Crafton Heights $39,431
42 Chartiers City $39,375
43 Upper Lawrenceville $39,193
44 Troy Hill $38,858
45 Central Northside $38,152
46 Elliott $38,074
47 Carrick $37,942
48 Esplen $37,813
49 Point Breeze North $37,180
50 Polish Hill $37,092
51 Herrs Island $36,833
52 Sheraden $36,723
53 West End $36,136
54 Arlington $35,258
55 Manchester $35,227
56 Knoxville $35,183
57 Marshall-Shadeland $34,456
58 Oakwood $33,750
59 Allegheny Center $33,057
60 Allentown $32,493
61 Upper Hill $30,228
62 East Liberty $29,036
63 Beltzhoover $28,278
64 Mount Oliver $28,116
65 Garfield $27,463
66 Homewood South $26,868
67 Lincoln-Lemington-Belmar $26,541
68 West Oakland $26,256
69 Perry South $26,167
70 Hazelwood $24,700
71 Homewood North $24,578
72 Hays $23,438
73 Oakland $23,228
74 East Allegheny $23,192
75 North Oakland $22,842
76 Spring Hill-City View $21,684
77 Homewood West $20,560
78 California-Kirkbride $19,306
79 Middle Hill $19,294
80 Crawford Roberts $17,763
81 Larimer $17,738
82 Fine View $17,110
83 Terrace Village $16,924
84 East Hills $15,878
85 Glen Hazel $15,000
86 Northview Heights $11,716
87 Arlington Heights $11,607
88 Bedford Dwellings $11,274
89 Chateau $0
90 South Shore $0
91 Brundis Island $0

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