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    112 Washington Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15219
    48 Units available
    Studio $1,405+
    1 BED $1,575+
    2 BEDS $2,255+
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    5/5 Anonymous on Jan 24, 2024

    I have lived here for 1 year while attending University. Clean, updated, and near everything. Great experience.

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    Our company has rented 20 apartments for our customers , we have had great experience. It is hard to have such a great luxury apartments building to rent from , and have excellent treatment by the management team.... Amazing people , Alyssa , Donna and Joshua are the best... Highly recommended and we will be back again.

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    201 Stanwix Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
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    434 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15219
    Studio $1,222+
    1 BED $1,559+
    2 BEDS $2,395+
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    436 1St Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15219
    Studio $1,295+
    1 BED $1,250+
    2 BEDS $1,850+
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    908 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
    1 BED $1,825+
    2 BEDS $1,950
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    112 Washington Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15219
    Studio $1,405+
    1 BED $1,575+
    2 BEDS $2,255+
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    100 7Th Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
    1 BED $1,864+
    2 BEDS $2,320+
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    915 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
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    1420 Centre Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15219
    Studio $1,215+
    1 BED $1,593+
    2+ BEDS $1,566+
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    222 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
    Studio $1,895
    1 BED $1,695
    2 BEDS $1,950
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    UNIT 2G, PITTSBURGH, PA 15219
    1 BED $1,500
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    526 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
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    717 Liberty Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
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    100 Anderson Str, Pittsburgh, PA 15212
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    510 Protectory Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-4338
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    1 BED $1,372+
    2 BEDS $1,553+
    3 BEDS $2,227
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    Mountvue Apartments, Pittsburgh, PA 15211
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    Studio $1,395+
    1 BED $1,620+
    2 BEDS $2,260+
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    10 Allegheny Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15212
    Studio $840+
    1 BED $1,285+
    2 BEDS $1,745+
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    950 Progress St, Pittsburgh, PA 15212
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    115 MERIDAN ST., PITTSBURGH, PA 15211
    4 BEDS $1,895
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    930 E Carson St, Pittsburgh, PA 15203
    1 BED $1,117+
    2 BEDS $2,100+
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    200 Cowan Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15211
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    1 BED $1,425
    2+ BEDS $1,900+
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    2129 Bedford Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-3636
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    1 BED $829+
    2 BEDS $1,444
    3+ BEDS $1,392
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    1215 MIDDLE ST, PITTSBURGH, PA 15212
    2 BEDS $2,495
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    2121 Centre Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-6372
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    2239 Railroad St, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
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Average rent in Downtown Pittsburgh, East Pittsburgh, PA

$1,918/mo Downtown Pittsburgh, East Pittsburgh, PA average rental price, November 2023
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The average monthly rent for an apartment in Downtown Pittsburgh, East Pittsburgh, PA is around $1,918.

Downtown Pittsburgh, East Pittsburgh, PA apartment rent ranges

A share of 1% of apartments in Downtown Pittsburgh, East Pittsburgh, PA have the cheapest rents between $701-$1,000. Around 34% of rentals are in the most expensive price range of > $2,000. Around 26% of Downtown Pittsburgh’s apartments have monthly rents between $1,001-$1,500. There are 40% of apartments with rents between $1,501-$2,000.

Downtown Pittsburgh, East Pittsburgh, PA rent trends

Getting around in Downtown Pittsburgh, PA

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Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Downtown Pittsburgh, East Pittsburgh, PA last updated?

Prices and availability in Downtown Pittsburgh, East Pittsburgh, PA were last updated on 1 Mar 2024.

What are the best apartments in Downtown Pittsburgh, East Pittsburgh, PA?

The best apartments in Downtown Pittsburgh, East Pittsburgh, PA are: The Washington at Chatham, First Avenue Lofts, Encore Apartments, Kaufmanns and City View Apartments.

What is the average rent in Downtown Pittsburgh, East Pittsburgh, PA?

The average rent in Downtown Pittsburgh, East Pittsburgh, PA is $1,918. Start your search for apartments in Downtown Pittsburgh, East Pittsburgh, PA now.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Downtown Pittsburgh, East Pittsburgh, PA?

The price range for a studio apartment in Downtown Pittsburgh, East Pittsburgh, PA is between $1,170 and $2,748. View all studio apartments in Downtown Pittsburgh, East Pittsburgh, PA.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Downtown Pittsburgh, East Pittsburgh, PA?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Downtown Pittsburgh, East Pittsburgh, PA is between $1,097 and $3,458. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Downtown Pittsburgh, East Pittsburgh, PA now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Downtown Pittsburgh, East Pittsburgh, PA?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Downtown Pittsburgh, East Pittsburgh, PA is between $1,555 and $5,196. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Downtown Pittsburgh, East Pittsburgh, PA.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Downtown Pittsburgh, East Pittsburgh, PA?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Downtown Pittsburgh, East Pittsburgh, PA is between $1,997 and $3,979. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Downtown Pittsburgh, East Pittsburgh, PA.

What type of rental buildings are in Downtown Pittsburgh, East Pittsburgh, PA?

In Downtown Pittsburgh, 81% of the residents are renting compared to 19% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 65% of Downtown Pittsburgh’s rentals, 29% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 6% are single-family rentals.

Living in Downtown Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Known as the Golden Triangle and the central business district, downtown Pittsburgh is a neighborhood that puts renters close to everything they need. As the epicenter of business and commerce, major corporations, financial institutions and government agencies are all nearby. Additionally, public, private, and charter schools are also close and provide quality education to students of all levels. Meanwhile, renters who want to stay active can enjoy local parks and walking, biking and kayaking along the nearby rivers. Or, for entertainment, live performance venues are nearby; art galleries showcase the work of talented creatives; and dining options range from local gastropubs to upscale restaurants. Downtown Pittsburgh also offers easy access to both private and public transportation options, thereby allowing renters to get to all corners of the city within minutes.

Renting in Downtown Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Those looking to rent in downtown Pittsburgh will find a contrast between old and new rentals, from converted industrial lofts to luxury apartments for rent in skyscrapers. Most properties feature high ceilings, large windows, and modern amenities, like a rooftop terrace and fitness centers. Likewise, brownstones, Victorians and 19th-century row houses are also available for rent in downtown Pittsburgh. Plus, the rental properties in downtown Pittsburgh offer access to amenities that match different needs. For instance, for renters looking to be close to the main cultural and lifestyle events, the Cultural District is close to theaters, nightlife spots and performance centers. Otherwise, the area around Point Park University is popular among students, while the area around Pittsburgh Union Station puts renters close to businesses and corporations. Or, for outdoor enthusiasts, west downtown rentals have access to parks and historical monuments.

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Downtown Pittsburgh, East Pittsburgh, PA demographics

  • 4,320Total Population
  • 2,208 Female
    2,112 Male
  • 32Median Age

In total, Downtown Pittsburgh, East Pittsburgh, PA has 4,320 residents, 2,208 women and 2,112 men, per U.S. Census recent estimates. Statistics show that the median age of Downtown Pittsburgh’s population is 32.

Amenities in Downtown Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

There are numerous attractions to explore in Pittsburgh. First, PPG Paints Arena is a famous sports arena that hosts Penguins ice hockey, college basketball games, concerts and other events. Or, for outdoor enthusiasts, Point State Park and Mellon Green feature landscaped areas and amenities for all ages, while Market Square is a popular gathering place for the community. Otherwise, for a night out, Heinz Hall for the Performing Arts and Benedum Center are indoor arenas where renters can attend various musical events, while Byham Theater, Harris Theater and Arcade Comedy Theater are available for live performances. And, for other activities, The David L. Lawrence Convention Center hosts trade shows, conventions and conferences. Similarly, community centers in downtown Pittsburgh include the Jewish Community Center of Pittsburgh; the YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh; and the Hill House Association, where renters can find programs and events for all ages. Of course, for everyday shopping, renters shop in department stores like Macy's, Target, and T.J. Maxx, as well as grocery chains like Giant Eagle, Whole Foods and Trader Joe's.

Downtown Pittsburgh, East Pittsburgh, PA households

  • 632 Family
    1,646 Non-family
  • 197 Children
    2,081 No Children
  • 2,278Total Number of Households
  • 1.58Average People Per Household
  • $68,808Median Household Income

There is a total of 2,278 households in Downtown Pittsburgh, East Pittsburgh, PA. Of these, 197 have children and 2,081 are without children. Per Census Bureau’s most current estimates, 632 family households and 1,646 non-family households live in this area. The size of a household in Downtown Pittsburgh is 1.58 people, on average. The median household annual income in Downtown Pittsburgh equals $68,808, and the monthly housing costs equal $1,252.

Transportation in Downtown Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Renters who drive can easily access the rest of Pittsburgh as interstates 279, 376 and 579 pass around downtown Pittsburgh's borders, allowing renters to get to wherever they need. Alternatively, public transit is available via the Port Authority's buses and light rail transit, known as the "T," which enable renters to travel conveniently throughout the city. Other transportation methods in downtown Pittsburgh include walking and biking as pedestrians can move at their own pace, while cyclists can save time on shorter trips or ride trails like the Three Rivers Heritage Trail. Otherwise, Uber and Lyft serve as the primary ridesharing service providers in the city for renters needing on-demand rides. Finally, renters can also use public and road transportation to access Pittsburgh International Airport, which is located 20 miles away.

Downtown Pittsburgh, East Pittsburgh, PA education statistics

According to data from the U.S. Census Bureau, 1% of the population in Downtown Pittsburgh, East Pittsburgh, PA have no high school education, 21% went to high-school, and 16% have partially completed college. Moreover, 5% of the population hold an Associate Degree, 27% hold a Bachelor Degree, and 30% hold a Graduate Degree.

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