Chartiers (Pittsburgh)

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Chartiers City
Neighborhood of Pittsburgh
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Coordinates: 40°27′50″N 80°03′22″W / 40.464°N 80.056°W / 40.464; -80.056
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Allegheny County
City Pittsburgh
 • Total 0.132 sq mi (0.34 km2)
Population (2010)[1]
 • Total 477
 • Density 3,600/sq mi (1,400/km2)

Chartiers (sometimes called Chartiers City) is a neighborhood in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania's west area. It has a zip code of 15204, and has representation on Pittsburgh City Council by the council member for District 2 (West Neighborhoods). The neighborhood was named after Peter Chartier,[3] a trapper of French and Native American parentage who established a trading post at the mouth of Chartiers Creek in 1743.

Surrounding Pittsburgh Neighborhoods[edit]

Chartiers City borders Esplen to the north, Sheraden to the east and southeast, and Windgap from the south, west and northwest.

Further reading[edit]

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

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