When compared to other cities of similar size, Pittsburg is one of the most cost-efficient places to plant your roots. The cost of living in Pittsburg is well below the national average which allows residents to enjoy a high quality of life.
Our city is full of affordable places to call home and our housing market is only getting better as the City of Pittsburg continues to grow and flourish.
Economic performance in Pittsburg has picked up significantly in just the past year alone with the number of jobs in the Pittsburg Micropolitan Statistical Area (PMSA) increasing faster than statewide and nationwide.
|Educational Attainment (25 years old+)||Pittsburg||Kansas||Nation|
|High School or Higher|
|High School or Higher||88.5||89.8||88.31|
|Bachelor’s or Higher|
|Bachelor’s or Higher||31.7||30.3||31.96|
|Graduate or Professional|
|Graduate or Professional||13||5.45||11.7|