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Fifth and Forbes Corridor apartments for rent - Pittsburgh, PA

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Average Rent in Pittsburgh, PA

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Pittsburgh Studio - $1,089-20%
Pittsburgh 1 Bed - $1,400-1%
Pittsburgh 2 Beds - $1,712+1%
Last updated 6/18/2024

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Demographics

Education

High School

17%

Associate's

10%

Bachelor's

33%

Master's

28%

Doctorate

12%

Family Size

2 people

67%

3 people

13%

4 people

14%

5 people

6%

6+ people

0%

Household Income

0-50k

14%

50-100k

27%

100-150k

15%

150-200k

8%

200k+

36%

Age

0-10

5%

10-20

27%

20-45

46%

45-65

17%

65+

5%

Affordability

Last updated 6/18/2024

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Rent Trends

Average rent in Fifth and Forbes Corridor, Pittsburgh, PA

In Pittsburgh, PA, as of 2024, the average rent for apartments ranges from $1,089 to $1,712. Specifically, the average rent for a studio apartment in Fifth and Forbes Corridor, Pittsburgh, PA is $1,089. For those seeking a 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent is $1,400. And for a 2-bedroom apartment, renters can expect to pay an average of $1,712.

Annual Rent Change Over the Past 12 Months

Studio

-20%

Changed from $1,361 to $1,089
1 Bed

-1%

Changed from $1,414 to $1,400
2 Beds

+1%

Changed from $1,695 to $1,712
Last updated 6/18/2024

Cost of Living

Compared to State Average

1.5%

Compared to National Average

3.5%

The cost of living in Fifth and Forbes Corridor, Pittsburgh, PA is 1.5% higher than the state average and 3.5% higher than the national average. Fifth and Forbes Corridor, Pittsburgh, PA housing is 6.1% less expensive than the U.S average, while utilities are about 23.5% more pricey. When it comes to basic necessities such as food and clothing, groceries are around 0.7% less in Fifth and Forbes Corridor, Pittsburgh, PA than in the rest of the country.

Healthcare services such as doctor check-ups and dentistry cost 7.4% less here compared to the U.S. average.
Cost of Living in Fifth and Forbes Corridor, Pittsburgh, PACompared to State AverageCompared to National Average
Housing
1.2%
6.1%
Utilities
10%
23.5%
Food
1.4%
0.7%
Transportation
0.6%
8.3%
Healthcare
0.4%
7.4%

Compare Other Cities

CityStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Monroeville$1,290+66%
Cranberry Township$1,199-5%
Pittsburgh$1,089-20%
Mount Lebanon$722--
Slippery Rock$6500%
Moon Township$595--
Indiana$521-2%
City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Pittsburgh$1,400-1%
Moon Township$1,050-21%
Monroeville$1,0420%
Mount Lebanon$935-2%
Bethel Park$924+6%
Washington$805+4%
Greensburg$800--
Slippery Rock$750--
Butler$7320%
Wheeling$655--
Indiana$649+4%
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Cranberry Township$2,488+10%
Pittsburgh$1,712+1%
Moon Township$1,505-2%
Monroeville$1,256-1%
Slippery Rock$1,200--
Mount Lebanon$1,100-4%
Bethel Park$1,024+3%
Washington$907+2%
Wheeling$815--
Greensburg$800--
Butler$7850%
Indiana$691+2%

Compare Neighborhoods

Sheraden

$225

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Greenfield

$810

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Penn Hills

$825

1 Bed Avg. Rent

What are the most affordable neighborhoods in Pittsburgh, PA?

For renters in Pittsburgh seeking more affordable options, the neighborhoods to watch are Sheraden, Greenfield, and Penn Hills, where average rents for 1-bedroom apartments stand at $225, $810, and $825 respectively. Additional areas offering value are Carrick and Point Breeze, where the rents are $825 and $885, a favorable comparison to Pittsburgh's overall 1-bedroom average of $1,400.

What are the most expensive neighborhoods in Pittsburgh, PA?

In Pittsburgh, the neighborhoods commanding the highest rents are Central Lawrenceville, Strip District, and Central Northside. A 1-bedroom apartment in Central Lawrenceville averages at $2,227, in Strip District it averages $2,177, and in Central Northside, the average is $2,064. For additional high-end living options, North Side offers 1-bedroom apartments at $2,039, and Lower Lawrenceville at $1,900. These rates compare to the overall average rent of $1,400 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Pittsburgh, highlighting the premium nature of these specific neighborhoods.

What are the most popular neighborhoods in Pittsburgh, PA?

In Pittsburgh, the most sought-after neighborhoods for renters include Southside Flats, Southside Slopes, and East Carson Street. In Southside Flats, the average rent for a 1-bedroom apartment is $1,400. Southside Slopes sees average rents of $950 for a 1-bedroom unit. East Carson Street offers similar appeal with 1-bedroom apartments averaging $1,400. For those seeking other popular areas, South Oakland presents 1-bedroom apartments at $1,200, and West Oakland at $1,625. These prices are set against the backdrop of the city-wide average of $1,400 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Pittsburgh, underscoring the popularity of these particular neighborhoods.

NeighborhoodStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Southside Flats$1,795+9%
Central Lawrenceville$1,673--
Strip District$1,6120%
East Carson Street$1,600--
Allegheny Center$1,447-10%
Regent Square$1,400--
East Allegheny$1,350+80%
North Side$1,329-22%
Central Northside$1,329--
Downtown Pittsburgh$1,120-27%
South Oakland$1,100-46%
North Oakland$1,0350%
Cultural District$1,0100%
Squirrel Hill South$975--
Highland Park$949+8%
Green Tree$910+1%
South Side$900-45%
Banksville$900-5%
Polish Hill$869--
Squirrel Hill North$860+7%
Central Oakland$795+3%
Point Breeze$705-19%
Greenfield$7000%
Neighborhood1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Strip District$2,177+3%
Central Northside$2,064+59%
North Side$2,039+57%
Lower Lawrenceville$1,900--
East Allegheny$1,650+59%
West Oakland$1,6250%
Duquesne Heights$1,599--
Cultural District$1,550+5%
Squirrel Hill North$1,545+30%
Downtown Pittsburgh$1,518-10%
Allegheny Center$1,475-19%
Troy Hill$1,437--
South Side$1,400-7%
Southside Flats$1,400-12%
East Carson Street$1,400-12%
Stanton Heights$1,400--
South Park Township$1,317-8%
Manchester$1,300--
North Oakland$1,252-5%
Deutschtown$1,225--
South Oakland$1,200-51%
Polish Hill$1,199+43%
Squirrel Hill South$1,155-4%
Highland Park$1,149+26%
Friendship$1,129--
Regent Square$1,100--
Friendship Park$1,100--
Point Breeze North$1,099--
Banksville$1,050-2%
Knoxville$975--
Southside Slopes$950--
Central Oakland$915-10%
Point Breeze$885-14%
Penn Hills$825+14%
Carrick$825--
Greenfield$8100%
Neighborhood2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Central Lawrenceville$2,996+36%
Central Northside$2,929+83%
North Side$2,599+87%
West Oakland$2,3750%
Lower Lawrenceville$2,100--
Troy Hill$2,050--
Cultural District$2,042-4%
Regent Square$1,950--
South Oakland$1,900-38%
Friendship$1,849--
East Allegheny$1,825+78%
North Oakland$1,774-1%
Squirrel Hill North$1,755+7%
Point Breeze North$1,729--
Morningside$1,699--
Allegheny Center$1,667-15%
Southside Flats$1,650-27%
East Carson Street$1,650-27%
Squirrel Hill South$1,480-24%
South Side$1,475-34%
Green Tree$1,4650%
Duquesne Heights$1,450+53%
Banksville$1,380+6%
Polish Hill$1,299--
Central Oakland$1,285-17%
Highland Park$1,249-13%
South Park Township$1,097+6%
Downtown Pittsburgh$1,087-55%
Greenfield$1,0000%
Carrick$975--
Manchester$975--
Penn Hills$9250%

Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

55%

15-30 Mins

19%

30-40 Mins

17%

40-60 Mins

4%

60+ Mins

4%

Area Amenities

Top Score

Coffee

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too cold, not too hot. An average town for coffee.

  1. A high number of coffee shops per resident
  2. 90% more coffee shops than average
  3. 15% more coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Nightlife is on the rocks in Fifth and Forbes Corridor Pittsburgh.

  1. A high number of bars and clubs per resident
  2. 90% more bars and clubs than average
  3. A standard number of bars and clubs compared to areas of a similar size

Childcare

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Fifth and Forbes Corridor Pittsburgh is taking baby steps toward having ample childcare options.

  1. A high number of daycares per resident
  2. 90% more daycares than average
  3. 26% more daycares than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The shopping scene here is a size medium.

  1. A high number of shops per resident
  2. 90% more shops than average
  3. 11% more shops than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Cardio is hale and hardy in Fifth and Forbes Corridor Pittsburgh.

  1. A high number of gyms per resident
  2. 83% more gyms than average
  3. 87% fewer gyms than areas of a similar size

Theaters

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Fifth and Forbes Corridor Pittsburgh sits in the middle of the pack for theater.

  1. A high number of theaters per resident
  2. 91% more theaters than average
  3. 23% more theaters than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The food shops around here are few and far between.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. An average number of grocery stores
  3. A standard number of grocery stores compared to areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Fifth and Forbes Corridor Pittsburgh serves up a dining scene that's only lukewarm.

  1. A high number of restaurants per resident
  2. 83% more restaurants than average
  3. 40% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too many park perks in Fifth and Forbes Corridor Pittsburgh.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. An average number of parks
  3. A standard number of parks compared to areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Fifth and Forbes Corridor Pittsburgh could do with more oppawtunities for pets.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. An average number of pet facilities
  3. A standard number of pet facilities compared to areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You gotta Van Gogh somewhere else for art.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. An average number of fine art centers
  3. A standard number of fine art centers compared to areas of a similar size

Amusement Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

In need of a lift: Fifth and Forbes Corridor Pittsburgh is light on amusement parks.

  1. Few amusement parks per resident
  2. An average number of amusement parks
  3. A standard number of amusement parks compared to areas of a similar size

Hospitals

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Be patient when looking for a hospital around here.

  1. Few hospitals per resident
  2. An average number of hospitals
  3. A standard number of hospitals compared to areas of a similar size

Medical Care

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We have a bone to pick with this Fifth and Forbes Corridor Pittsburgh's access to medical care.

  1. A high number of medical facilities per resident
  2. 75% more medical facilities than average
  3. Far fewer medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Honk if you see a gas station.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. An average number of gas stations
  3. A standard number of gas stations compared to areas of a similar size

Schools

Top Schools in Fifth and Forbes Corridor Pittsburgh

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Find Apartments in Nearby Neighborhoods

Neighborhood1 Bed Price2 Beds Price
Downtown Pittsburgh 0 miles$1,518$1,087
Downtown 0.1 miles$1,567$1,987
Strip District 1.3 miles$2,177$3,407
Market Square 0.1 miles------
Cultural District 0.3 miles$1,550$2,042
Southside Flats 1.7 miles$1,400$1,650
Southside Slopes 1.8 miles$950---
East Carson Street 1.3 miles$1,400$1,650
Allentown 1.3 miles------
Central Northside 1.3 miles$2,064$2,929