Fairywood Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Nestled among the rolling scenic hills on the western fringe of downtown Pittsburgh, the community of Fairywood is located in Allegheny County, within the 15205 ZIP code. Windgap Avenue borders the Fairywood neighborhood to the west, Ingram Avenue to the south, and Chartiers Creek to the west and north. A 10-minute commute on the public transportation system brings Fairywood residents to downtown Pittsburgh.
Children in the neighborhood can attend Ingram Elementary School, Greenway Middle School, and Carlynton Junior-Senior High School. College students in the Fairywood community can attend the University of Pittsburgh. Carnegie–Mellon University is only about 20 minutes from the Fairywood neighborhood. Each of these universities has a number of distinguished alumni.
Crafton Park is only seven minutes away and features a playground, a sheltered picnic area, basketball courts, and municipal fields. Fairywood Park is within walking distance of the community and features an outdoor swimming pool and basketball courts. Popular attractions in the vicinity of the Fairywood neighborhood include the Carnegie Science Center, which features an OMNIMAX theater, exhibits, science workshops, camps, and hands-on activities for children.
Residents who are sports fans can enjoy a Pittsburgh Steelers football game at the Pittsburgh Steelers Sports Complex, just a 16-minute ride from the Fairywood community. Golf courses in the vicinity include the Crafton Golf Course and the Club at Nevillewood, which has a Jack Nicklaus Signature Course.
Living quarters in the Fairywood community are in high demand due to the neighborhood’s scenic views, pedestrian-friendly sidewalks, easily accessible public transportation, and proximity to the amenities and attractions in downtown Pittsburgh.