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  1. Public Schools
    A+
  2. Crime & Safety
    A-
  3. Housing
    A-
  4. Nightlife
    A
  5. Good for Families
    A+
  6. Diversity
    B+
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    C
  9. Cost of Living
    B
  10. Health & Fitness
    A
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    A
Blawnox is a suburb of Pittsburgh with a population of 1,585. Blawnox is in Allegheny County and is one of the best places to live in Pennsylvania. Living in Blawnox offers residents a suburban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Blawnox there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families, young professionals, and retirees live in Blawnox and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Blawnox are highly rated.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$113,000
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$684
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    58%
  • Own
    42%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
A-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    286.1
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    0
    40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    143.1
    500.1
  • Theft
    286.1
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    0
    284
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Residents

Diversity
B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    7%
  • 18-24 years
    5%
  • 25-34 years
    16%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    19%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    21%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    18%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    27%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    24%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    11%
    13%

Working in Blawnox

Jobs
B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$41,708
National
$55,322
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Blawnox Reviews

1 review
Very quiet neighborhood located in Fox Chapel school district. There is a lot of job opportunities including the industrial park and St. Margaret Hospital. There is plenty of shopping and dinning options close by at the Water Works Mall.
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