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Brentwood
  • Suburb of Pittsburgh, PA

Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B minus
  3. Housing
    grade B+
  4. Nightlife
    grade A minus
  5. Good for Families
    grade B+
  6. Diversity
    grade B+
  7. Jobs
    grade A minus
  8. Weather
    grade C
  9. Cost of Living
    grade A minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade B+
  12. Commute
    grade B+

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Brentwood is a suburb of Pittsburgh with a population of 9,982. Brentwood is in Allegheny County. Living in Brentwood offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Brentwood there are a lot of bars, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Brentwood and residents tend to lean liberal. The public schools in Brentwood are above average.

About

About Brentwood...
Population
9,982

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$131,500
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$805
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    36%
  • Own
    64%
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Brentwood Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    61.1
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    10.2
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    20.4
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    101.8
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    427.7
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    122.2
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    17%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    9%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    17%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    12%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    23%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    31%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    national  11%

Working in Brentwood

Jobs
grade A minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$57,900
National
$75,149

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