Pittsburgh ranked #1 smartest City

It turns out that Pittsburgh is kind of a big deal when it comes to being smart. According to data by the popular real estate website Movoto, Pittsburgh beat out Orlando as the smartest City in the USA.

Rounding out the Top 10:

  • 1. Pittsburgh, PA
  • 2. Orlando, FL
  • 3. Washington, DC
  • 4. Atlanta, GA
  • 5. Honolulu, HI
  • 6. Tampa, FL
  • 7. Seattle, WA
  • 8. San Francisco, CA
  • 9. Cincinnati, OH
  • 10. Miami, FL

The list was compiled by examining six pieces of criteria:

  • Universities and colleges per person
  • Libraries per person
  • Education level
  • Media per person (newspapers, TV, radio, magazines)
  • Museums per person
  • Public school rank

Pittsburgh’s individual ranks:

OVERALL |  MEDIA |  LIBRARY |  COLLEGE |  MUSEUM |  PUBLIC SCHOOL  | BIG DEAL SCORE
     1    17     14      1      12          14           14.67