North Shore (Pittsburgh)

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North Shore
Neighborhood of Pittsburgh
The North Shore (left) lies across the Allegheny river from downtown.
The North Shore (left) lies across the Allegheny river from downtown.
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Coordinates: 40°26′49″N 80°00′32″W / 40.447°N 80.009°W / 40.447; -80.009
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Allegheny County
City Pittsburgh
Area[1]
 • Total 0.303 sq mi (0.78 km2)
Population (2010)[1]
 • Total 303
 • Density 1,000/sq mi (390/km2)
Time zone Eastern Standard Time
ZIP Code 15212
Area code(s) 412

The North Shore is a neighborhood in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania's North Side. It has a zip code of 15212, and has representation on Pittsburgh City Council by both the council members for District 1 (North Neighborhoods) and 6 (North Shore/Downtown Neighborhoods). The neighborhood is home to Heinz Field, PNC Park and the The Andy Warhol Museum. It is currently going through rapid growth between the two stadiums. Two new light rail stations opened in the spring of 2012. The North Side station is located beside PNC Park and near the north portal of the Allegheny River Tunnel. Allegheny station is located by Heinz Field, and is the current western terminus of the line.

Surrounding and adjacent Pittsburgh neighborhoods[edit]

Allegheny Center, Mexican War Streets, Allegheny West, Downtown Pittsburgh (via Fort Duquesne Bridge), Chateau, East Allegheny, Troy Hill and Manchester.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "PGHSNAP 2010 Raw Census Data by Neighborhood". Pittsburgh Department of City Planning PGHSNAP Utility. 2012. Retrieved 24 June 2013. 

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