Nestled just a few miles south of Downtown Pittsburgh, Upper St. Clair is a top pick for buyers who crave convenience to the city but want to escape the hustle and bustle. This community has easy access to major roads and highways, as well as public transportation in neighboring suburbs.
In addition, Upper St. Clair is home to a large pool complex, plenty of recreation programs, public schools in a great district, and a variety of beautiful homes. If you're considering buying a home in Upper St. Clair, use this area guide to find homes in your price range and learn more about the community.
Why Home Buyers Choose Upper St. Clair
Affordability is a key reason why many buyers choose to live in Upper St. Clair. According to US Census data, the average home in this area is worth over $250,000.
Median Home Values: $264,900
Convenience to Pittsburgh
Upper St. Clair is just a few miles from Downtown Pittsburgh and offers several ways to commute to the city. By car, it is just 15 miles (roughly 30 minutes) from Upper St. Clair to Pittsburgh.
Major Highways: I-79, US-19
Public Transit: South Hills Village Park & Ride, Light Rail (Red Line & Blue Line)
Upper St. Clair Accolades
- #10 Best Cities in Pennsylvania (Movoto)
- Top Ten Best Places to Live (US News & World Report)
- Community & Recreation Center
- Upper St. Clair Today magazine
With its convenient location near Downtown Pittsburgh, Upper St. Clair is only minutes from all the shopping, dining, and entertainment in the city. But for errands and day-to-day activities, Upper St. Clair is ideally located near the amenities of neighboring communities. In particular, this area is close to South Park, South Hills Village mall, Great Southern Shopping Center, and more.
Want to know even more about residential life in Upper St. Clair? 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 (2016 est.): 19,813
Population Per Sq.Mi.: 1,959
Homeownership Rate: 90.2%
Points of Interest
Shopping & Dining: Great Southern Shopping Center, South Hills Village
Recreation: Boyce Mayview Park, Frost Valley Golf Links, Upper St. Clair Community & Recreation Center
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