Troy Hill features its own retail and grocery shopping centers. Troy Hill is home to roughly 2,700 people who work in public administration, administrative and retail professions. Look beyond Troy Hill for that special apartment. Don't forget areas like North Shore and East Allegheny.
Neighborhood Demographics and Costs of Living
The neighborhood of East Allegheny is somewhat different from Troy Hill in terms of median age, although they are more comparable relative to household sizes and the number of households with children. The median age in Troy Hill is 37, while in East Allegheny it's 28. In Troy Hill, the average household size is 1.97 people, and it's 1.61 people in East Allegheny. Of households in Troy Hill and East Allegheny, 13% and 17% have children, respectively.
Is Troy Hill the right neighborhood for you? A look at how much your future neighbors are bringing in might shed some light. While those who live in nearby East Allegheny make an average of $35.7K, Troy Hill residents are raking in an average of $60.2K.
Local Schools and School Districts
Your rental location will considerably affect which schools your children attend. They could be eligible to attend a school in the Pittsburgh School District or the Shaler Area School District. Some of the schools near the apartments in Troy Hill are North Catholic High School, Schiller Classical Academy and Spring Garden Early Childhood School. As a rule, always consult with school districts in the area to confirm that they serve the apartments for rent you and your children may live.
A middle school in the Pittsburgh School District, Schiller Classical Academy has a low student-teacher ratio of 12-to-1.
In the Shaler Area School District, there are six elementary schools, three middle schools and one high school. The ratio of students to teachers and the size of the student body is smaller in Shaler Area School District than in Pittsburgh School District. Shaler Area School District has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Pittsburgh School District.
Eating, Drinking and Recreation
Find your footing in a new neighborhood with a little help from ApartmentGuide.com. For starters, look into living near two of Troy Hill's busiest areas. If easy access to your favorite restaurants, bars and basic conveniences is important, consider renting near Lowrie St. and Waterfront Dr. Use our apartment finder tool to help you conduct research on apartments in Troy Hill.
Enjoy a tasty dinner at Redfin Blues and have cocktails afterward at Uncle Bill's. Run up a tab at Hilltoppers Pub, one of the local favorites.
Scan the Yelp page for a more in-depth account of popular places to eat, mix and mingle in Troy Hill.