Pittsburg, Kansas is a town with a population of slightly more than 20,000. Young adults (15-24) will feel welcome, as they make up an above-average percentage of the population, while middle-aged professionals are less well-represented. With an average age of just over 33, the city's residents are notably younger than most cities in Kansas. The majority of residents rent in Pittsburg, and 44% of residents are homeowners. The trend is driven in part by a relatively reasonable average rent of $718/month, which is $149 less than the state average.
Many Pittsburg residents work in one of five industries: healthcare, education, retail, manufacturing, and entertainment. Together, these industries account for 35% of the workforce in the city. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many of the city's workers are in transportation, as 6% of the city's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any field. Pittsburg workers take home an average annual income of just under $46K, less than those elsewhere in the state. Pittsburg's average income also trails the national average ($73,345). Among residents older than 25 in Pittsburg, 10% have a Bachelor's degree and 6% possess a Master's degree or Doctorate.
With an average commute time of about 15 minutes, shorter than most cities in the state, Pittsburg residents have found that it isn't overly time-consuming to travel to work. Many residents (44%) commute to work by car or truck, while public transportation is not used extensively. Walking (2%) isn't a common means of commuting to work, though the number does exceed the national average.
|Studio||1 Bed||2 Bed||3 Bed|
© 2020 RentPath, LLC. All rights reserved. All photos, videos, text and other content are the property of RentPath, LLC. APARTMENT GUIDE and the APARTMENT GUIDE Trade Dress are registered trademarks of RentPath, LLC or its affiliates.
Apple, the Apple logo, iPad, and iPhone are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc.
Information is copyrighted and school data provided by GreatSchools.org. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. Schools listed above are based on distance from the selected location and are just a sampling of the schools in the area. To find a particular school district, and how it relates to a specific apartment, please contact the apartment manager.