Pittsburgh, PA (Cedar Blvd / Gilkeson Rd)




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About Pittsburgh, PA (Cedar Blvd / Gilkeson Rd)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Cedar Blvd / Gilkeson Rd median real estate price is $342,351, which is more expensive than 90.9% of the neighborhoods in Pennsylvania and 75.5% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Cedar Blvd / Gilkeson Rd is currently $1,567, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 91.0% of the neighborhoods in Pennsylvania.

Cedar Blvd / Gilkeson Rd is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Cedar Blvd / Gilkeson Rd real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and townhomes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Cedar Blvd / Gilkeson Rd neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built before 1940.

In Cedar Blvd / Gilkeson Rd, the current vacancy rate is 1.2%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 95.1% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Cedar Blvd / Gilkeson Rd is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from its setting, its buildings, and its flavor, can make all the difference. This neighborhood has some really cool things about the way it looks and feels as revealed by NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research. This might include anything from the housing stock to the types of households living here to how people get around.

Notable & Unique: People

If you're a regular supporter of the arts and enjoy outings to the theatre, weekend boutique-ing, or even a finely aged wine with dinner, than you're in good company with the people of the Cedar Blvd / Gilkeson Rd neighborhood. This neighborhood is uniquely immersed with more "urban sophisticates" than 99.8% of neighborhoods across the country. The people here truly stand out as a class among their own. They are an exclusive community characterized by refined tastes, cultural inclinations, and the means to live well. Urban sophisticates live a big city lifestyle, whether or not they live in or near a big city. They are educated executives or managers by week, and serial patrons of the arts by weekend. If this lifestyle pertains to you, than you'll certainly feel right at home in the Cedar Blvd / Gilkeson Rd neighborhood. In addition to being an excellent choice for urban sophisticates, this neighborhood is also a very good choice for highly educated executives, families with school-aged children and college students.

In addition, if knowledge is power, then imagine the cumulative power of one neighborhood where many of the adults have earned an advanced degree, such as a Masters, law degree, medical degree, or even a Ph.D. This is certainly the case in the Cedar Blvd / Gilkeson Rd neighborhood, where 40.5% have earned an advanced degree. Compare that to the average neighborhood in America, where just 8.4% of adults have completed a post-graduate degree, and you can see why this neighborhood is a stand out. In fact, this neighborhood has a higher rate of adults with an advanced degree than 98.4% of the neighborhoods in America.

Also, wealth makes most things in life easier, and a few things harder. If you are wealthy and enjoy keeping up with the Jones', this neighborhood will interest you. In fact, according to NeighborhoodScout's research, the Cedar Blvd / Gilkeson Rd neighborhood is wealthier than 97.4% of the neighborhoods in the United States. Residents here are truly in a unique situation even when compared to other Americans, based on the sheer amount of wealth concentrated here. Even in times of economic downturn, residents of this neighborhood, as a group, suffered less and recovered more quickly. This is indeed a stand-out characteristic of this neighborhood.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Cedar Blvd / Gilkeson Rd neighborhood has more Lithuanian and Croatian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 2.2% of this neighborhood's residents have Lithuanian ancestry and 1.6% have Croatian ancestry.

Cedar Blvd / Gilkeson Rd is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 3.8% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Russian at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 98.7% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

The Cedar Blvd / Gilkeson Rd neighborhood has a higher proportion of its residents employed as executives, managers and professionals than 97.2% of the neighborhoods in American. In fact, 67.7% of the employed people here make a living as an executive, a manager, or other professional. With such a high concentration, this truly shapes the character of this neighborhood, and to a large degree defines what this neighborhood is about.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

This neighborhood has the distinction of having one of the lowest real estate vacancy rates of any neighborhood in America. With just 1.2% of the real estate vacant, this indicates an exceptionally strong demand for real estate in the Cedar Blvd / Gilkeson Rd neighborhood, and/or an issue with creating enough supply for the demand. This could have the effect of increasing real estate prices, increasing supply to meet demand, or both.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children, who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities, the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty, which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.

The neighbors in the Cedar Blvd / Gilkeson Rd neighborhood in Pittsburgh are wealthy, making it among the 15% highest income neighborhoods in America. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 97.4% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 0.6% of the children seventeen and under living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 90.6% of America's neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

The old saying "you are what you eat" is true. But it is also true that you are what you do for a living. The types of occupations your neighbors have shape their character, and together as a group, their collective occupations shape the culture of a place.

In the Cedar Blvd / Gilkeson Rd neighborhood, 67.7% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 16.6% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (8.9%), and 6.7% in manufacturing and laborer occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is shared learned behavior. We learn it from our parents, their parents, our houses of worship, and much of our culture – our learned behavior – comes from our ancestors. That is why ancestry and ethnicity can be so interesting and important to understand: places with concentrations of people of one or more ancestries often express those shared learned behaviors and this gives each neighborhood its own culture. Even different neighborhoods in the same city can have drastically different cultures.

In the Cedar Blvd / Gilkeson Rd neighborhood in Pittsburgh, PA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (26.9%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (23.4%), and residents who report Italian roots (22.2%), and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (11.4%), along with some Polish ancestry residents (6.7%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Cedar Blvd / Gilkeson Rd neighborhood is English, spoken by 90.5% of households. Some people also speak Russian (3.8%).

Getting to Work

Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in Cedar Blvd / Gilkeson Rd neighborhood spend between 30 and 45 minutes commuting one-way to work (33.1% of working residents), which is at or a bit above the average length of a commute across all U.S. neighborhoods.

Here most residents (79.7%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (7.6%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

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Pittsburgh 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 3.15
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Pittsburgh 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 18.13
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Pittsburgh 0.101011101001110
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Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 9 Condition Alerts found.

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
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Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to PA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Foster El Sch
700 Vermont Ave
Pittsburgh, PA, 15234
KG-05
Mt Lebanon Shs
155 Cochran Rd
Pittsburgh, PA, 15228
09-12
Washington El Sch
735 Washington Rd
Pittsburgh, PA, 15228
KG-05
Lincoln El Sch
2 Ralston Pl
Pittsburgh, PA, 15216
KG-05
Markham El Sch
165 Crescent Dr
Pittsburgh, PA, 15228
KG-05
Howe El Sch
400 Broadmoor Ave
Pittsburgh, PA, 15228
KG-05
Jefferson El Sch
11 Moffett St
Pittsburgh, PA, 15243
KG-05
Mellon Ms
11 Castle Shannon Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA, 15228
06-08
Jefferson Ms
21 Moffett St
Pittsburgh, PA, 15243
06-08
Hoover El Sch
37 Robb Hollow Rd
Pittsburgh, PA, 15243
KG-05

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