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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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94 Walk Score of Downtown, Pittsburgh, PA

Downtown is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

Photo of Nicholas Coffee Co. in Downtown, Pittsburgh

Nicholas Coffee Co.

Photo of Allegheny County Courthouse in Downtown, Pittsburgh

Allegheny County Courthouse

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 Pittsburgh Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for 625 Stanwix Street in the Downtown area
from $1,470
Studio
Walk Score 96
Rental info for 201 Stanwix in the Downtown area
from $1,150
1 bed
Walk Score 97
Rental info for Eighth and Penn in the Downtown area
from $1,255
Studio
Walk Score 98
Rental info for The Encore on 7th in the Downtown area
from $1,739
1 bed
Walk Score 98
Rental info for The Clark Building in the Downtown area
from $1,250
1 bed
Walk Score 100
Rental info for 930 Penn Avenue in the Downtown area
from $2,722
2 bed
Walk Score 99
Rental info for May Building Apartments in the Downtown area
$1,199
1 bed
Walk Score 100
Rental info for Aria in the Downtown area
from $1,462
1 bed
Walk Score 98

Downtown Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Downtown to other Pittsburgh neighborhoods.

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Population

1 Downtown 94 98 77 3,818
2 Central Oakland 91 69 72 5,511
3 Friendship 91 69 86 1,354

Eating & Drinking

There are about 249 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Downtown.

People in Downtown can walk to an average of 50 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of Nola On the Square in Downtown, Pittsburgh

Nola On the Square

Photo of Garden Cafe in Downtown, Pittsburgh

Garden Cafe

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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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98 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 72 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.

77 Bike Score of Downtown, Pittsburgh, PA

Downtown is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Photo of Gateway Center Station in Downtown, Pittsburgh

Gateway Center Station

Photo of PPG Plaza in Downtown, Pittsburgh

PPG Plaza

Photo of Mancini's Bread Company in Downtown, Pittsburgh

Mancini's Bread Company

Photo of Heinz Hall in Downtown, Pittsburgh

Heinz Hall

Photo of Primanti Bros. in Downtown, Pittsburgh

Primanti Bros.

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

Alcoa Building (Original Headquarters)

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