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  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-
Perry South is a neighborhood in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania with a population of 4,542. Perry South is in Allegheny County. Living in Perry South offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Perry South there are a lot of bars, restaurants, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Perry South and residents tend to be liberal.
About Perry South...
Population
4,542

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$73,369
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$741
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    49%
  • Own
    51%
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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
    369
    283
  • Murder
    65
    6
  • Rape
    41
  • Robbery
    174
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    717
    500
  • Theft
    1,065
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    283
    284
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Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$37,547
National
$55,322
Children
19%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    10%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    19%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    28%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    34%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    10%
    13%
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Perry South Reviews

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The local businesses that are here are pretty great. The problem is that there is not very many of them, at least not many that I am aware of or that advertise very much.
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The businesses around here are small shops that can pay a person minimum wage at best. Definitely not ideal