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Peters Township
  • Suburb of Pittsburgh, PA

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

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Peters Township is a suburb of Pittsburgh with a population of 22,034. Peters Township is in Washington County and is one of the best places to live in Pennsylvania. Living in Peters Township offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. In Peters Township there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families live in Peters Township and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Peters Township are highly rated.

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About Peters Township...
Population
22,034

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$357,100
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$964
National
$1,096
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    6%
  • Own
    94%
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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
    31.6
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    4.5
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    4.5
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    13.6
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    63.2
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    537.6
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    9
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    14%
  • 18-24 years
    6%
  • 25-34 years
    7%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    15%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    17%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    21%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    40%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    22%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    16%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    2%
    national  11%

Working in Peters Township

Jobs
grade A minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$131,771
National
$64,994

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