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Local Employment and Unemployment

Metropolitan Pittsburgh’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate increased from 4.2 percent in December 2018 to 4.5 percent in December 2019. During that period, the number of…

Homeownership Rates

About 69.5 percent of residents in the Pittsburgh region own their home, the second-​largest homeownership rate among all benchmark regions.

Year-​Over-​Year Job Growth

The Pittsburgh region gained roughly 900 jobs between December 2018 and December 2019, a .08 percent increase over the year. That percentage falls below the…

Median Household Income

Median household income increased 2.03 percent to reach $59,710 a year in the Pittsburgh Metropolitan Statistical Area in 2018. Among the benchmark regions, Pittsburgh had…

Median Household Income by Race & Ethnicity

Median household income increased 2.03 percent to reach $59,710 a year in the Pittsburgh Metropolitan Statistical Area in 2018. Among the benchmark regions, Pittsburgh had…

Unemployment Rate

The Pittsburgh Metropolitan Area’s unemployment rate — seasonally adjusted — decreased a total of 1 percentage points from January 2018 to January 2019 to 3.8
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