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Upper St. Clair

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Welcome to Upper St. Clair

A nationally recognized school district, an ideal location just eight miles south of Pittsburgh, and more than 733 acres of green space are just a few reasons why Upper St. Clair was named one of the Best Places to Live by U.S. News! This serene township offers the best of both the city and the suburbs, and it won't take long for you to fall in love with this community's one-of-a-kind small-town charm.

Does Upper St. Clair sound like the right place to put down roots? Let's explore.

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At a Glance

Getting Around

Pittsburgh: 26 minutes
Mt. Lebanon: 11 minutes
Pittsburgh International Airport: 29 minutes 


Population: 19.685
School District: Upper St. Clair
Zip Code: 15241

Spotlights of Upper St. Clair:

South Hills Village

As one of the Pittsburgh area's most upscale malls, South Hills Village serves as a shopping, dining, and entertainment hub for residents of Upper St. Clair and beyond. Here, you'll discover a variety of retailers, including Apple, Barnes & Noble, and Macy's. The mall also features its own cinema and year-round events.

Boyce Mayview Park

Did you know that a whopping 9% of Upper St. Clair's total area is dedicated to parkland? It's true—and Boyce Mayview Park might just be the jewel in this township's crown. Boyce Mayview Park offers 236 acres, which feature everything from a community center to trails and even sports courts. 

Local golfing

Upper St. Clair is known for its various public and private golf courses, making it an ideal community for anyone who loves spending time on the fairways. St. Clair Country Club showcases a prestigious course that's been around for more than a century. Other favorites include Hidden Valley Golf Course and Frost Valley Golf Links.

Wondering What's Around?

What You’ll LOVE in Upper St. Clair

Looking for even more reasons to move to Upper St. Clair? Here are are a few additional perks that come with living in this serene Pittsburgh suburb!

Unbeatable location

Commuting into Downtown Pittsburgh is easy when you live in Upper St. Clair. Residents have plenty of options to get around, including US-19, I-79, the Liberty Tunnel, and various public transportation stations. Upper St. Clair is primarily served by Port Authority buses and light rails. You can reach Pittsburgh and other nearby destinations by riding the Blue and Red lines at the Till Room or South Hills Village stations.

Nearby shopping & dining

Though Upper St. Clair doesn't have its own downtown district, it's just a stone's throw away from countless commercial areas. Most residents do their shopping at South Hills Village or Chartiers Valley Shopping Center. And once you've worked up an appetite, be sure to sample Upper St. Clair's top-rated cuisine. In addition to familiar restaurants like Bonefish Grill and BJ's, locals love dining at DeLallo's or The Porch at Siena.  

Local schools

Students living in the area are served by the Upper St. Clair School District, which serves around 4,000 students. In total, the district operates three elementary schools, two middle schools, and one high school. USCSD has been recognized as the 38th best district in the nation, and its high school received the coveted Blue Ribbon Award three times. As if that isn't enough, the district achieved a near-perfect 98% graduation rate, and it also earned a flawless A+ rating from Niche.com

Make Your Move to Upper St. Clair

If Upper St. Clair sounds like the place for you, we'd love to help you find your dream home! Contact the CENTURY 21 Frontier team for more information on life in Upper St. Clair. We can even schedule showings of your favorite homes and educate you on the buying process.

Selling your home in Upper St. Clair? We can certainly help with that, too!

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