Beechview, Pittsburgh, PA

Beechview Neighborhood Guide Pittsburgh, PA

About

Beechview is a charming neighborhood located in the southern part of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Known for its steep hills, it holds the record for the steepest public street in the United States, Canton Avenue. The community is made up of a diverse collection of commercial establishments, including authentic Mexican and Italian restaurants. Beechview is linked to downtown Pittsburgh by the "T" Light Rail System, making it an easy commute for residents.

What You Will Love about Beechview, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

  • Beechview offers a small-town feel within the limits of a bustling city with its friendly neighborhood environment.
  • The public street, Canton Avenue, is a popular spot for challenging bike races and is a must-see for visitors.
  • The "T" Light Rail System provides easy and efficient transportation to downtown Pittsburgh.

What’s Nearby

Beechview is just a short ride away from downtown Pittsburgh, offering easy access to the city's vibrant cultural and entertainment scenes. The neighborhood is also close to the beautiful Emerald View Park, an ideal destination for walkers, bikers, and nature enthusiasts.

Lifestyle

The lifestyle in Beechview is casual and laid-back, with a mixture of families, professionals, and retirees residing in the area. With community events, local restaurants, and easy access to downtown, residents enjoy a balanced blend of tranquillity and urban excitement.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 97 restaurants, 21 grocery stores, and 23 parks within a mile of the Beechview neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    Beechview Farmers Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Farmers Market, Grocery Store

    0.2 miles

    Broadway Ave

  • GROCERY
    Iga

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.2 miles

    1604 Broadway Ave

  • GROCERY
    Market On Broadway IGA

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.2 miles

    1616 Broadway Ave

  • GROCERY
    J & S Beer

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Beer Store, Grocery Store, Liquor Store

    0.3 miles

    1663 Broadway Ave

  • GROCERY
    Chip and Kale

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.7 miles

    2102 Broadway Ave

  • GROCERY
    Giant Eagle

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.9 miles

    1165 McKinney Ln

Beechview Apartments and Rentals

158 Rental properties in Beechview, Pittsburgh, PA.

  • Riverwind at Chatham Park Drive property

    $915+

    Riverwind at Chatham Park Drive

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    491–1459 Sqft

    7 Units Available

  • Crane Village Apartments property

    $1,100+

    Crane Village Apartments

    Studio–3 Beds • 1 Bath

    493–1180 Sqft

    Available 8/20

  • Hyland Hills Apartments property

    $1,020+

    Hyland Hills Apartments

    Studio–3 Beds • 1 Bath

    500–1180 Sqft

    2 Units Available

  • Carriage Park Apartments property

    $920+

    Carriage Park Apartments

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    405–1370 Sqft

    2 Units Available

  • Sweetbriar property

    Contact for Price

    Sweetbriar

    Studio–1 Beds • 1 Bath

    Upcoming Availability

  • Dormont Apartments property

    $730+

    Dormont Apartments

    Studio–2 Beds • 1 Bath

    9 Units Available

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
1.2%
6.1%
utilities
10%
23.5%
food
1.4%
0.7%
transportation
0.6%
8.3%
healthcare
0.4%
7.4%

Beechview Demographics

people in their homes

Beechview Reviews

people smiling
  • Busy Streets

    No

    Say 5 of 5 renters

  • Noise Late At Night

    No

    Say 5 of 5 renters

  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 5 of 5 renters

  • Pet Friendly

    Yes

    Say 5 of 5 renters

  • Good Place To Raise A Family

    Yes

    Say 5 of 5 renters

  • Area Has Kids Play Outside

    Yes

    Say 4 of 5 renters

Beechview Transportation

walk bike and transit

Somewhat Walkable

60/100
Walk Score®
The Walk Score© measures walkability on a scale of 0-100 based on walking routes to destinations such as dining and drinking, groceries, and shopping.

Somewhat Bikeable

28/100
Bike Score®

Good Transit

50/100
2 train stops

Fallowfield Station T Station

Train Stop

1541 Fallowfield Ave

Bon Air Station

Train Stop

Institute St

Source: foursquare.com

Beechview Schools

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