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Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Public Schools
    C
  2. Crime & Safety
    C
  3. Housing
    C-
  4. Nightlife
    A
  5. Good for Families
    C+
  6. Diversity
    A
  7. Jobs
    B
  8. Weather
    C
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    C-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B
  12. Commute
    A-
Knoxville is a neighborhood in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania with a population of 5,858. Knoxville is in Allegheny County. Living in Knoxville offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Knoxville there are a lot of bars, coffee shops, and parks. Many families live in Knoxville and residents tend to be liberal.
About Knoxville...
Population
5,858

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$41,596
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$654
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    52%
  • Own
    48%
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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
    318.6
    282.7
  • Murder
    26.6
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    292.1
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    531.1
    500.1
  • Theft
    1,261.3
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    265.5
    284

Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$31,672
National
$55,322
Families with Children
36%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    6%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    7%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    47%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    15%
    13%
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Knoxville Reviews

3 reviews
In my neighborhood there are few jobs due to the few businesses.
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This neighborhood is one of the worst in the city. Crime is bound to happen.
I live in one the worst areas of my city. Businesses simply don't start or last.