Greensburg is a city located in the Pittsburgh metropolitan area, which is part of Pennsylvania, United States.
Greensburg is reasonably quiet, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - however some areas can be quite noisy, especially close to one of the railway lines. Accessing green spaces from numerous locations in the city, such as Mount Odin Park and Lynch Field Park, is rather challenging since they are distributed sporadically. Still, there are a few parks nearby for residents to discover.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing the majority of buildings in Greensburg, while the rest are mainly large apartment buildings. The homes in this city are quite old, since roughly 40% of its buildings were constructed pre-1960, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s. This part of the Pittsburgh metropolitan area has quite a good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy roughly three quarters of the properties in Greensburg whereas renters occupy the remainder.
Some, but not all, home buyers in Greensburg will reside within walking distance of one of over 50 supermarkets. There are also a few opportunities for those who care about restaurants in close proximity. When it comes to education, high schools and primary schools are not very numerous in Greensburg, and consequently not always within walking distance. Locals are served by public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level.
Greensburg is especially car friendly. Coming across a parking spot is generally easy. On the other hand, it is inconvenient for people traveling on foot to move around in Greensburg as very few daily errands can be run without the use of a car.