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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 5/29/2024

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Local Reviews

I live in an outer area of the city. All of our neighbors know each other and we have two local bars, a grocery store and other stores for convenience.

i really like and get along with my neighbors. there is a shopping center close by. everything within walking distance.

In the area whare i live, there is a good school college university and the nearby restaurant bar and everything else is available so that better life can be lived and run safely

Demographics

Education

High School

10%

Associate's

14%

Bachelor's

35%

Master's

29%

Doctorate

12%

Family Size

2 people

60%

3 people

19%

4 people

17%

5 people

2%

6+ people

2%

Household Income

0-50k

24%

50-100k

27%

100-150k

22%

150-200k

12%

200k+

15%

Age

0-10

9%

10-20

8%

20-45

42%

45-65

27%

65+

15%

Affordability

Percentage: 4/54/5

Renters gave this area a 4 out of 5 for affordability

Last updated 5/29/2024

*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 Regent Square, 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 Regent Square, 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 5/29/2024

Cost of Living

Compared to State Average

1.4%

Compared to National Average

3.3%

The cost of living in Regent Square, Pittsburgh, PA is 1.4% higher than the state average and 3.3% higher than the national average. Regent Square, Pittsburgh, PA housing is 7% less expensive than the U.S average, while utilities are about 24.7% more pricey. When it comes to basic necessities such as food and clothing, groceries are around 0.3% less in Regent Square, Pittsburgh, PA than in the rest of the country.

Healthcare services such as doctor check-ups and dentistry cost 8.5% less here compared to the U.S. average.
Cost of Living in Regent Square, Pittsburgh, PACompared to State AverageCompared to National Average
Housing
1.9%
7%
Utilities
11.3%
24.7%
Food
0.8%
0.3%
Transportation
0.7%
7.6%
Healthcare
2.1%
8.5%

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
Wexford$2,098+97%
Cranberry Township$1,9590%
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%
Indiana$649+4%
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Cranberry Township$2,488+10%
Wexford$1,810-35%
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%
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%
East Allegheny$1,350+80%
North Side$1,329-22%
Central Northside$1,329--
Downtown Pittsburgh$1,120-27%
Fifth and Forbes Corridor$1,119-27%
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%
Fifth and Forbes Corridor$1,443-21%
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--
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%
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%
Fifth and Forbes Corridor$1,038-64%
Greenfield$1,0000%
Carrick$975--
Manchester$975--
Penn Hills$9250%

Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

12%

15-30 Mins

53%

30-40 Mins

14%

40-60 Mins

17%

60+ Mins

4%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 7777

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Percentage: 6767

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Area Amenities

Top Score

Restaurants

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Better stock your pantry because the restaurant scene is paltry.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 23% more restaurants than average
  3. 46% more restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Stock up on your home beans, because this place is out of brew.

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

Nightlife

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Disco is definitely dead around here.

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

Parks

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Room for improvement. More parks please.

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

Childcare

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Calling all caregivers: childcare options around here are a bit scarce.

  1. A high number of daycares per resident
  2. 20% more daycares than average
  3. 47% more daycares than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

This place is great for recovering shopaholics - a low retail score.

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

Health and Fitness

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Do you even lift, bro? Regent Square Pittsburgh is weak on fitness.

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

Pet Services

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We're not mutts about Regent Square Pittsburgh.

  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

Theaters

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Intermission much? Regent Square Pittsburgh is low on theater choices.

  1. A high number of theaters per resident
  2. 82% more theaters than average
  3. 67% more theaters than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

An all around mediocre performance 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

Medical Care

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The lack of medical care round here is a little hard to swallow

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

Gas Stations

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Fasten your seat belt, it's a long way to get gas.

  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

Area Features

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 3 of 3 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 3 of 3 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 3 of 3 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 3 of 3 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 3 of 3 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 3 of 3 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Nice Views

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Maintained Yards

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 3 of 3 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 3 of 3 renters

Schools

Percentage: 3/53/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Regent Square Pittsburgh

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