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Living in Downtown Pittsburgh

Downtown is the most walkable neighborhood in Pittsburgh with 3,818 residents.

Downtown has world-class public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Bluff, Allegheny Center, East Allegheny, Crawford Roberts Hill, Allentown, Allegheny West and Mount Washington.

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Walk Score of Downtown, Pittsburgh, PA

Downtown is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

Photo of Nola On the Square in Downtown, Pittsburgh

Nola On the Square

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PPG Plaza

Daily errands do not require a car in Downtown Pittsburgh.

Downtown is the most walkable neighborhood in Pittsburgh with a Walk Score of 94.

Find apartments in Pittsburgh's most walkable neighborhoods: Downtown, Central Oakland and Friendship.

Downtown Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Downtown to other Pittsburgh neighborhoods.

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Population

1 Downtown 94 97 70 3,818
2 Central Oakland 91 68 57 5,511
3 Friendship 90 68 60 1,354

Eating & Drinking

There are about 302 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Downtown.

People in Downtown can walk to an average of 59 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of Garden Cafe in Downtown, Pittsburgh

Garden Cafe

Photo of Primanti Bros. in Downtown, Pittsburgh

Primanti Bros.

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thumbnail for Allegheny County CourthouseH.H. Richardson's Allegheny County Courthouse, one of the most highly regarded pieces of 19th century American architecture.

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Transit Score of Downtown, Pittsburgh, PA

Downtown is a Rider’s Paradise

World-class public transportation. Find Downtown Pittsburgh apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Downtown has world-class public transportation and about 81 bus and 3 subway lines passing through it.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Downtown on public transit.

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Downtown has about 9 car shares from Zipcar.

Bike Score of Downtown, Pittsburgh, PA

Downtown is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Photo of PNC YMCA in Downtown, Pittsburgh

PNC YMCA

Photo of Mancini's Bread Company in Downtown, Pittsburgh

Mancini's Bread Company

Photo of Macy's in Downtown, Pittsburgh

Macy's

Photo of Alcoa Building (Original Headquarters) in Downtown, Pittsburgh

Alcoa Building (Original Headquarters)

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