Life in Pittsburgh


The Steel City—as Pittsburgh is known—is gaining a reputation as the STEM City with an influx of tech companies and young, smart people. It’s home to 3 pro sports teams, 3 rivers and 400 bridges, is crisscrossed by miles and miles of bike paths, and boasts an arboretum, museums and the vibrant Cultural District.

Find out more about life in The ‘Burgh.

Pittsburgh: The Comeback | TIME (10:00)

Pittsburgh: Better Than You Thought | The Atlantic (3:43)

What to Do in Pittsburgh | The New York Times (6:05)

VisitPITTSBURGH offers an excellent overview of the city’s neighborhoods, entertainment, and history as well as relocation information and a 360 virtual tour.

Check out what The Infatuation has to say about the restaurant scene.

The Welcoming Pittsburgh initiative seeks to improve the quality of life and economic prosperity for immigrants and native-born residents alike.

In 2015, Pittsburgh committed to the My Brother’s Keeper national effort to create a more equitable and inclusive city.

The City of Pittsburgh’s Gender Equity Commission was created in 2016 based upon the United Nations Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women.