Pittsburgh , Allegheny County, Pennsylvania

County seat in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States

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Pittsburgh is a city located in the county of Allegheny in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. In the 2010 census it had a population of 305,704 inhabitants and a population density of 2,023 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 300,286 inhabitants.

The city was created 262 years ago in 1758.

Pittsburgh has a total area of 58.35 square miles (151.12 km2).

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Pittsburgh, PA Quick Facts

Population : 300,286 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania
County : Allegheny County
Head of government : Mayor of Pittsburgh
Postal code : 15229
Phone Area Codes : 412
Area : 151.12 km2
Official name : Pittsburgh
Named for : William Pitt, 1st Earl of Chatham
Altitude : 1,224 feet / 373 meters
Capital city : Pittsburgh is capital of Allegheny County
Establishment : November 11, 1758 (262 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 05:19:47 (16th April 2021)
Zip Code : 15201
Density : 1,987 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -1.8% (2010-2019)

  • Bill Peduto , 2014-01-06T00:00:00Z Democratic Party
  • Bob O'Connor , death in office 1 September, 2006 2006-03-01T00:00:00Z Democratic Party
  • Luke Ravenstahl , 6 January, 2014 2006-09-01T00:00:00Z Democratic Party

Year Population Method
2010 305,704 census
2011 306,012 estimation process
2012 306,355 estimation process
2013 306,902 estimation process
2014 305,964 estimation process
2015 304,070 estimation process
2016 304,643 estimation process
2017 301,494 estimation process
2018 300,570 estimation process
2019 300,286 estimation process

According to census records, the population of Pittsburgh decreased by 1.8% in 9 years.

Pittsburgh, PA zip code is 15201. County name: Allegheny, County fips: 42003

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People born in Pittsburgh, PA (200)

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Stations (7)

Amtrak & bus stations near Pittsburgh, PA

Code Name Address Type
PGH Union Station 1100 Liberty Avenue RAIL
GNB Greensburg Harrison Ave. and Seton Hill Dr. RAIL
LAB Latrobe station 329 McKinley Ave RAIL
COV Connellsville station North Water Street and West Peach Street RAIL
JST Johnstown 47 Walnut Street RAIL

Other cities in Allegheny County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Allegheny County , PA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Penn Hills 40,807 Home rule municipality of Pennsylvania
Municipality of Bethel Park 32,345 Home rule municipality of Pennsylvania
Mount Lebanon 31,927 Municipality in Pennsylvania
Moon 25,437 Township in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Unity 21,815 Township in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States
Upper Saint Clair 19,744 Home rule municipality in Allegheny County
West Mifflin 19,699 Borough of Pennsylvania
McKeesport 19,009 City in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States
Manchester 18,648 Borough in Pennsylvania
Wilkinsburg 15,292 Borough of Pennsylvania
Franklin Park 14,885 Borough of Pennsylvania
Cecil 13,054 Township in Washington County, Pennsylvania
Jefferson Hills 11,101 Borough of Pennsylvania
Munhall 11,006 Borough of Pennsylvania
Douglass 10,549 Township in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
North Versailles 9,924 Township of Pennsylvania

Distance to Other Cities

Pittsburgh, PA distances to biggest Pennsylvania cities

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