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A pedestrian-friendly urban community with easily accessible public transportation, the Upper Hill neighborhood is located in Allegheny County, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in the zip code area of 15219. Consisting of single-family homes, apartments and some businesses, Upper Hill is conveniently located near a variety of amenities and attractions. Residents have a median age of 29.8 years in this community. Bigelow Boulevard borders the Upper Hill neighborhood to the north and east, Centre Avenue to the south, and Herron Avenue to the west.
Public schools serving the educational needs of the Upper Hill community include Miller Elementary School, Milliones Middle School and Schenley High School. There are several excellent universities in the area. Carnegie-Mellon University is just eight minutes away and is listed among the top ten universities in the United States. Notable alumni include Andy Warhol, artist, and Ted Danson, actor and television producer. The University of Pittsburgh has such notable alumni as the late Fred Rogers, who hosted of popular PBS series Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood.
Several sports facilities are located near Upper Hill such as Pittsburgh Golf Club, Grand View Golf Club, and Pipes Indoor Outdoor Skate Park featuring a skateboard shop, professional demonstrations and 4,000 square feet of indoor skating. For football fans, The Pittsburgh Steelers Sports Complex is seven minutes away, where Pittsburgh Steelers home football games can be enjoyed.
Popular attractions nearby include Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, with a Victorian greenhouse full of a variety of exotic species of flora and beautiful botanical gardens. Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall and Museum features exhibits honoring all branches of the military, a concert hall, ballroom, memorabilia and artifacts. Carnegie Science Center offers an OMNIMAX theater, exhibits and educational programs.