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2022 Best Places to Raise a Family in the Pittsburgh Area

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  1. #1 Best Places to Raise a Family in Pittsburgh Area.

    Marshall Township

    Suburb of Pittsburgh, PA,

    38 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I've lived in Marshall Township since I was 7 months old. The residents are friendly. Over Easter during the coronovirus lockdown, local firefighters and police drove through all the neighborhoods....

    Read 38 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 9,319,

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  2. #2 Best Places to Raise a Family in Pittsburgh Area.

    Fox Chapel

    Suburb of Pittsburgh, PA,

    24 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Many young, progressive families are moving to Fox Chapel from the East End and are finding great schools and a beautiful protected forest environment. Both the school board and local municipal....

    Read 24 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 5,104,

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  3. #3 Best Places to Raise a Family in Pittsburgh Area.

    Mount Lebanon Township

    Suburb of Pittsburgh, PA,

    91 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Mt. Lebanon reminds me of a mix of Seattle neighborhoods based on architecture, business mix and the culture of the community. Other than some neighborhoods in the city, Mt. Lebanon is the only place....

    Read 91 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 31,808,

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  4. #4 Best Places to Raise a Family in Pittsburgh Area.

    Franklin Park

    Suburb of Pittsburgh, PA,

    42 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Franklin Park as a small suburb community that all in all loves to help each other out and give back to one another. most people are extremely friendly, always willing to give a helping hand, and....

    Read 42 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 14,701,

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  5. #5 Best Places to Raise a Family in Pittsburgh Area.

    Aspinwall

    Suburb of Pittsburgh, PA,

    6 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Aspinwall is an incredible place to live. It’s dense and walkable and flat, the homes and yards are beautiful, and the neighbors are kind and warm. Our Riverfront park is beautiful, the borough does....

    Read 6 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 2,687,

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  6. #6 Best Places to Raise a Family in Pittsburgh Area.

    Bradford Woods

    Suburb of Pittsburgh, PA,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says While living in Bradford Woods, I have always loved the privacy of the area. It is covered in trees and woods which makes it feel homey as well..

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 1,267,

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  7. #7 Best Places to Raise a Family in Pittsburgh Area.

    O'Hara Township

    Suburb of Pittsburgh, PA,

    23 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I have lived in O'Hara Township for most of my life and have amazing memories from living here. I live only a minute or so away from Fox Chapel Plaza and the Waterworks, so there is definitely lots....

    Read 23 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 8,825,

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  8. #8 Best Places to Raise a Family in Pittsburgh Area.

    McMurray

    Suburb of Pittsburgh, PA,

    18 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says McMurray has a hometown feel that I'll miss even when I leave for college. I've lived here my whole life and I've grown to appreciate the public library, the many thrift stores, and the Montour Bike....

    Read 18 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 4,167,

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  9. #9 Best Places to Raise a Family in Pittsburgh Area.

    Upper St. Clair

    Suburb of Pittsburgh, PA,

    37 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Very safe area with good schools. Like many suburbs, the public transportation is lacking with biking being almost impossible..

    Read 37 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 19,737,

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  10. #10 Best Places to Raise a Family in Pittsburgh Area.

    Edgeworth

    Suburb of Pittsburgh, PA,

    15 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Edgeworth is Mayberry, with mansions. The schools are fantastic, and my kids get to walk to school because they're so close. Lots of young kids and safe streets..

    Read 15 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 1,527,

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  11. #11 Best Places to Raise a Family in Pittsburgh Area.

    Indiana Township

    Suburb of Pittsburgh, PA,

    21 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says It's a nice community. Everyone pretty much knows each other. Most people are nice and friendly. If I could change something, it would be more diverse..

    Read 21 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 7,165,

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  12. #12 Best Places to Raise a Family in Pittsburgh Area.

    Ben Avon

    Suburb of Pittsburgh, PA,

    4 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says After moving in the fourth grade a couple little towns over to Ben Avon, I was very anxious about starting at a new public school and trying to fit in to such a nicer neighborhood, in terms of....

    Read 4 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 1,931,

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  13. #13 Best Places to Raise a Family in Pittsburgh Area.

    Allison Park

    Suburb of Pittsburgh, PA,

    52 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I have lived in Allison park for roughly 15 years now. It is nicely situated North of Pittsburgh, close to North Park and other necessary business districts (such as the malls along McKnight road and....

    Read 52 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 22,623,

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  14. #14 Best Places to Raise a Family in Pittsburgh Area.

    Pine Township

    Suburb of Pittsburgh, PA,

    40 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says We moved here three years ago mainly for our children education. Public school system is excellent. Public saftey is excellent. Property tax is outrageous but worth it if you have kids in public....

    Read 40 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 13,384,

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  15. #15 Best Places to Raise a Family in Pittsburgh Area.

    Bell Acres

    Suburb of Pittsburgh, PA,

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 1,514,

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  16. #16 Best Places to Raise a Family in Pittsburgh Area.

    Seven Fields

    Suburb of Pittsburgh, PA,

    6 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says The stores are very close, making everything easily accessible. Nice, clean, and safe neighborhood, perfect for walking and jogging. Police patrol to ensure you and your families safety, they are....

    Read 6 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 2,762,

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  17. #17 Best Places to Raise a Family in Pittsburgh Area.

    Murrysville

    Suburb of Pittsburgh, PA,

    64 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Murrysville is the best town with everything a family could want. We have Duff Park and Murrysville Community Park, a fantastic new biking and hiking trail, several well established restaurants, and....

    Read 64 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 19,692,

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  18. #18 Best Places to Raise a Family in Pittsburgh Area.

    Leet Township

    Suburb of Pittsburgh, PA,

    9 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says The Pittsburgh area is absolutely incredible. My time in Leet Township has been pretty good, but living in the city for school has definitely changed my life for the better..

    Read 9 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 1,648,

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  19. #19 Best Places to Raise a Family in Pittsburgh Area.

    Regent Square

    Neighborhood in Pittsburgh, PA,

    13 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Regent Square is one of my favorite neighborhoods. It is set away from the city living and feels more like a suburb in close proximity to the city living style. The neighborhood still has a great....

    Read 13 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 849,

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  20. #20 Best Places to Raise a Family in Pittsburgh Area.

    Thompsonville

    Suburb of Pittsburgh, PA,

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 3,631,

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  21. #21 Best Places to Raise a Family in Pittsburgh Area.

    Moon Township

    Suburb of Pittsburgh, PA,

    122 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says A fantastic family friendly township with many activities for younger children. Moon park has recently been updated and there is even a place to play for those with special needs. The academics are....

    Read 122 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 25,421,

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  22. #22 Best Places to Raise a Family in Pittsburgh Area.

    Gibsonia

    Suburb of Pittsburgh, PA,

    33 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Gibsonia is a very pleasant area with kind inhabitants. The winding roads will get you from one activity to another, with plenty of stops on the side for local restaurants and bars to fill your....

    Read 33 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 2,372,

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  23. #23 Best Places to Raise a Family in Pittsburgh Area.

    Sewickley

    Suburb of Pittsburgh, PA,

    24 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Former Resident says Growing up in Sewickley was absolutely wonderful. I always felt safe, knew our neighbors and everything was very walkable. My parents still live in Sewickley and the town has a wonderful and....

    Read 24 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 3,800,

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  24. #24 Best Places to Raise a Family in Pittsburgh Area.

    Cranberry Township

    Suburb of Pittsburgh, PA,

    102 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says In all honesty, cranberry Township is a great place to live for pretty penny. Although, there is not much variety of things to do for fun here, but it is close to Pittsburgh and other surrounding....

    Read 102 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 31,361,

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  25. #25 Best Places to Raise a Family in Pittsburgh Area.

    Swisshelm Park

    Neighborhood in Pittsburgh, PA,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 1,154,

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