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  1. Public Schools
    C
  2. Crime & Safety
    C+
  3. Housing
    C+
  4. Nightlife
    A-
  5. Good for Families
    B-
  6. Diversity
    A
  7. Jobs
    C-
  8. Weather
    C
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    B-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    A-
Mount Oliver is a suburb of Pittsburgh with a population of 3,364. Mount Oliver is in Allegheny County. Living in Mount Oliver offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Mount Oliver there are a lot of bars, coffee shops, and parks. Many families live in Mount Oliver and residents tend to be liberal.
About Mount Oliver...
Population
3,364

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$58,100
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$736
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    54%
  • Own
    46%
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Mount Oliver Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    1,451
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    0
    40.7
  • Robbery
    483.7
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    1,027.8
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,055.6
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    60.5
    284
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Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    16%
  • 18-24 years
    14%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    15%
  • 55-64 years
    7%
  • 65+ years
    9%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    7%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    7%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    28%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    41%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    16%
    13%

Working in Mount Oliver

Jobs
C-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$36,204
National
$55,322
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Mount Oliver Reviews

3 reviews
It is very small. There are not many places to shop or eat. There needs to be more activities and things to do there. The commute time to the city is very convenient.
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Lived here all my life cant complain
you never hear anything on the news. always watching