A Community Profile of Pittsburgh Neighborhoods, 1974

These data include four historical datasets that were transcribed from the Community Profiles of Pittsburgh reports, which were published in 1974. The Community Profiles were prepared for 71 Pittsburgh neighborhoods by the City of Pittsburgh's Department of City Planning and include demographic information, housing, socio-economic conditions, and community facilities.

The four datasets included here are data on building permits issued in 1972, arrests for major crimes in 1972, public assistance given in 1972, and community facilities serving and located in Pittsburgh neighborhoods.

Data and Resources

Additional Info

Field Value
Public Access Level Comment
Temporal Coverage 1972
Geographic Unit Neighborhood
Data Notes

Data was transcribed from Community Profiles reports by University of Pittsburgh students employed by the University Library System. Students include Sohil Bhatt, Robert Bryant, Nathan Crognale, Jian Manganti, Samantha Morgan, Mackenzie Stewart, Ty'rica Terry, Thomas Wick, Olivia Wiesner, and Rachel Writer.

Related Document(s) Community Profiles Reports are scanned and available on Historic Pittsburgh.
Frequency - Data Change Not Updated (Historical Only)
Frequency - Publishing Not Updated (Historical Only)
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