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  1. Public Schools
    C
  2. Crime & Safety
    C
  3. Housing
    B+
  4. Nightlife
    A+
  5. Good for Families
    B
  6. Diversity
    B+
  7. Jobs
    B
  8. Weather
    C
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    B
  11. Outdoor Activities
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  12. Commute
    A-
Fairywood is a neighborhood in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania with a population of 2,922. Fairywood is in Allegheny County and is one of the best places to live in Pennsylvania. Living in Fairywood offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents rent their homes. In Fairywood there are a lot of bars, restaurants, and parks. Many young professionals live in Fairywood and residents tend to have moderate political views.
About Fairywood...
Population
2,922

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$90,349
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$896
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    61%
  • Own
    39%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
C
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    205.4
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    154.1
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    51.4
    500.1
  • Theft
    359.5
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    51.4
    284

Residents

Diversity
B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$63,306
National
$55,322
Families with Children
15%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    11%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    30%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    25%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    13%
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Fairywood Reviews

2 reviews
The area I am currently living in is great. It is a quite little neighborhood with a good group of kids. It is a little barrow yet it feels as though a big family.
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Their is not a lot of crime in my neighborhood maybe once or twice a year their will be a problem.