Wilkinsburg

Population: 15,797Median home value: $77,900 61 Ranks better than 19% of areas
For Sale
For Rent

Find real estate listings

Find rental listings

A+ Wilkinsburg Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
B Wilkinsburg Cost of Living Cost of living is 11% lower than Pennsylvania
Wilkinsburg
8812% less expensive than the US average
Pennsylvania
100same as the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Wilkinsburg cost of living
F Wilkinsburg Crime Total crime is 106% higher than Pennsylvania
Total crime
4,03747% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 2547% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
37%Year over year crime is up
Wilkinsburg crime
F Wilkinsburg Employment Household income is 38% lower than Pennsylvania
Median household income
$33,90539% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$24,45818% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
8%72% higher than the US average
Wilkinsburg employment
D+ Wilkinsburg Housing Home value is 54% lower than Pennsylvania
Median home value
$77,90058% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$77618% lower than the US average
Home ownership
38%40% lower than the US average
Wilkinsburg real estate or Wilkinsburg rentals
F Wilkinsburg Schools HS graduation rate is equal to Pennsylvania
High school grad. rates
85%3% higher than the US average
School test scores
20%60% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
11:131% lower than the US average
Wilkinsburg K-12 schools

Check Your Commute Time

Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
WalkBikeCompactCarS.U.V.
Distance
Duration
Cost/Month
See more Wilkinsburg, PA transportation information

Compare Wilkinsburg, PA Livability To Other Cities

Best Neighborhoods In & Around Wilkinsburg, PA

PlaceLivability scoreScoreMilesPopulationPop.
South Shore, Pittsburgh887.48
Swisshelm Park, Pittsburgh872.21,158
Morningside, Pittsburgh863.82,940
Ridgemont, Pittsburgh868.6298
PlaceLivability scoreScoreMilesPopulationPop.
North Shore, Pittsburgh856.9177
Highland Park, Pittsburgh853.36,854
Summer Hill, Pittsburgh857.91,075
Chateau, Pittsburgh858.13

Best Cities Near Wilkinsburg, PA

PlaceLivability scoreScoreMilesPopulationPop.
Thornburg, PA8811.1449
Ben Avon Heights, PA8811.5349
Beaver, PA8828.64,441
Dormont, PA889.38,491
PlaceLivability scoreScoreMilesPopulationPop.
Bethel Park, PA8711.932,222
Ingram, PA8710.33,294
Aspinwall, PA863.72,773
Green Tree, PA869.74,749

How Do You Rate The Livability In Wilkinsburg?

1. Select a livability score between 1-100
0
Awful
25
Poor
50
Average
75
Good
100
Great
2. Select any tags that apply to this area View results

Wilkinsburg Reviews

Write a review about Wilkinsburg Tell people what you like or don't like about Wilkinsburg…
Review Wilkinsburg
Overall rating Rollover stars and click to rate
Rate local amenities Rollover bars and click to rate
Attractions0/10
Community0/10
Nightlife0/10
Dining0/10
Shopping0/10
"Wilkinsburg, PA: Very Cool Place"

Attractions9/10
Community9/10
Nightlife10/10
Dining10/10
Shopping10/10
I've been living here for 5 years and wouldn't want to be anywhere else. There are so many stores within walking distance, which comes in handy when it snows. Plus, this city is equipped with plenty of reliable public transportation. I find the rent to be rather low for this location! Even though it gets pretty chilly in the winter, the weather's relatively warm for the most part. Living in Wilkinsburg,PA is truly amazing, there's so much to see and do here.

With all of the businesses in the area hiring, there's always plenty of work available. Plus, it's also easy to find apartments for rent as well. Perfect for those wishing to spend a couple of months or who want to permanently relocate.

I find Point Breeze to be one of the best areas in Wilkinsburg,PA! It's just outside of the city and right around the corner from the Hammett Place Community Garden. I also love paying a visit to Biddle's Escape, a local coffee shop who serves up a mean cup of java. The Loft is my favorite restaurant to go for lunch or dinner, located on South Braddock Avenue, it's within walking distance from my home.
  • 0 0
Reason for reporting
Source: The Wilkinsburg, PA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
Are you looking to buy or sell?
What style of home are you
What is your
$100K$250K$500K$750K$1M+
When are you looking to
ASAP1-3 mos.3-6 mos.6-9 mos.1 yr+
Connect with top real estate agents
By submitting this form, you consent to receive text messages, emails, and/or calls (may be recorded; and may be direct, autodialed or use pre-recorded/artificial voices even if on the Do Not Call list) from AreaVibes or our partner real estate professionals and their network of service providers, about your inquiry or the home purchase/rental process. Messaging and/or data rates may apply. Consent is not a requirement or condition to receive real estate services. You hereby further confirm that checking this box creates an electronic signature with the same effect as a handwritten signature.