Duquesne Heights (Pittsburgh)

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Duquesne Heights
Neighborhood of Pittsburgh
Pgh locator duquesne heights.svg
Coordinates: 40°26′10″N 80°01′12″W / 40.436°N 80.020°W / 40.436; -80.020
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Allegheny County
City Pittsburgh
 • Total 0.623 sq mi (1.61 km2)
Population (2010)[1]
 • Total 2,425
 • Density 3,900/sq mi (1,500/km2)

Duquesne Heights (/djˈkn/ dew-KAYN) is a neighborhood in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania's south city area. It has a zip code of 15211, and has representation on Pittsburgh City Council by the council member for District 2 (West and Southwest Neighborhoods).

Surrounding neighborhoods

Duquesne Heights has four Pittsburgh neighborhood borders, including the South Shore at the bottom of the hillside to the north (with the Duquesne Incline as the only direct link), Mt. Washington to the east, Beechview to the southwest and West End Valley to the west and northwest.

See also


  1. ^ a b "PGHSNAP 2010 Raw Census Data by Neighborhood". Pittsburgh Department of City Planning PGHSNAP Utility. 2012. Retrieved 24 June 2013.  External link in |publisher= (help)

Further reading

  • Toker, Franklin (1994) [1986]. Pittsburgh: An Urban Portrait. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press. ISBN 0-8229-5434-6. 

External links

  • Interactive Pittsburgh Neighborhoods Map

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