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The History of Monroeville
In the 19th century, Monroeville was known as a stagecoach stop between Pittsburgh and Philadelphia. Formerly Patton Township, it became a borough in 1951 and was renamed for its first postmaster, Joel Monroe. Today, Monroeville has a population of roughly 28,000 residents.
Monroeville is conveniently located 20 minutes east of Pittsburgh. This suburb features 11 brand-name hotels, more than 100 stores, and a wide array of restaurant options. And in case you didn’t know, Monroeville Mall was also a setting for George Romero’s film, Dawn of the Dead, released in 1978.
Things to Do in Monroeville
Whether you are a kid, teenager or adult, there are several things to do in Monroeville:
- Indoor Go-Karts
- Laser Tag
- Escape Room
- Phipps Conservatory
- Carnegie Museum of Natural History
- Pittsburgh Zoo & Aquarium
Parks and Recreation
Monroeville is close of parks and recreational areas that local residents enjoy:
- Boyce Park Nature Center
- Frick Park
- Frick Environmental Center
- White Oak Park
- Rivers Of Steel National Heritage Area
Founded in 1958, Gateway School District is a highly rated public school system with over 3,000 students:
- Evergreen Elementary School
- Moss Side Middle School
- Gateway Middle School
- Gateway Senior High School
There are several colleges and universities in close proximity to Monroeville:
- Carnegie Mellon University
- Community College of Allegheny County Boyce Campus
- Chatham University
- Duquesne University
- Point Park University
- University of Pittsburgh
Apartments in Monroeville
Monroeville is a great place to raise a family. Whether you’re looking to purchase a home or find an apartment, there are plenty of options. Below are 2 of DBC Living’s featured apartments for rent in Monroeville:
Cedar Ridge Apartments
Cedar Ridge Apartments is a 115-unit garden style community nestled in the heart of Monroeville and is within walking distance to several major stores and restaurants. This property features an outdoor pool, a laundry room in every building and free parking.
Monroe Village Apartments
Monroe Village Apartments is a 96-unit garden style community in Monroeville. It is conveniently located minutes from Route 22, Parkway East, the PA Turnpike and several major stores and restaurants. The apartment complex is pet friendly, includes 24 hour emergency maintenance and has optional garages spaces available for a low monthly fee.
Whether you’re relocating for a new job or want to be closer with family, DBC Living is here to provide you with affordable apartments for rent in Monroeville PA. To get started, feel free to browse our available apartments or contact us today.