Jefferson Hills is an amenity-rich suburb offering a full calendar of festivals, plenty of summer recreation programs, easy access to trails, and a top-ranked school district. Only 45 minutes from the Pittsburgh International Airport, Jefferson Hills offers residents a convenient location that still feels far from the hustle and bustle of the city.
Looking for a great neighborhood to call home? Coal Valley is an established community that features small- to medium-sized homes, while Borough Center is a more contemporary neighborhood with medium- to large-sized homes. Use this Jefferson Hills area guide or contact one of our agents to find the home of your dreams.
Why Home Buyers Choose Jefferson Hills
Looking for a moderately priced home in the suburbs of Pittsburgh? Jefferson Hills has relatively affordable homes. According to US Census data, the median home values for this township are just shy of $190,000.
Median Home Values: $189,700
Convenience to Pittsburgh
Many people who live in suburbs like Jefferson Hills commute to Pittsburgh; Jefferson Hills is about a 40-minute drive from the heart of the city. Jefferson Hills is also close to the Allegheny County airport and Pittsburgh International Airport. There are several Amtrak train stations within a 30-minute drive of the community, as well.
Major Highways: PA-51
Public Transit: Amtrak
Jefferson Hills Accolades
- #4 best elementary school in Allegheny County (Gill Hall Elementary)
- #50 best school district in Pennsylvania
- 70% graduation rate at Thomas Jefferson High School
- New high school building completed for the 2018-19 school year
- Pennsylvania Trail of the Year (Montrose Trail)
- Community Day Festivals, craft fairs, and a Community Holiday Celebration
Want to meet new neighbors and enjoy the local parks? Jefferson Hills boasts five beautiful parks, many of which offer basketball courts, soccer fields, playgrounds, and picnic areas. Kids can participate in a variety of recreation programs during the year; during the summer programs, children can go on field trips, take part in games, and enjoy arts and crafts. For those who love biking and hiking, Jefferson Hills is close to the Great Allegheny Rail Trail and the Montour Trail.
As far as shopping and dining, Jefferson Hills is just minutes from the Southland Four Seasons, complete with a cinema, fitness center, and restaurants. If you're eager to enjoy a meal closer to home, order takeout from Fellinis Pizza, or visit Payne Hill Grille for trivia on Thursdays and live entertainment on Saturdays. Use the map below to find even more fun things to do near Jefferson Hills.
Want to know even more about residential life in Jefferson Hills? You don’t have to look far. As your Greater Pittsburgh real estate experts, we know the details about home values, market trends, and fun things to do in this area. Feel free to contact us with any questions you might have!
County: Allegheny County
Population (2015 est.): 11,360
Population Per Sq.Mi.: 643
Homeownership Rate: 82.4%
Points of Interest
Shopping & Dining: Southland Four Seasons
Recreation: Great Allegheny Rail Trail, Montour Trail, South Park
Buying or Selling Your Home?
Whether you're relocating to Pittsburgh, searching for a new home in the suburbs, or selling your current property in Jefferson Hills, we can help you with anything you need. Contact our real estate experts and let's talk about your goals.