7 Nicknames For Pittsburgh That We All Use And Love
By Beth Price-Williams|Published December 18, 2017
A professional writer for more than two decades, Beth has lived in nearly a dozen states – from Missouri and Virginia to Connecticut and Vermont – and Toronto, Canada. In addition to traveling extensively in the U.S. and the U.K., she has a BA in Journalism from Point Park University (PA), a MA in Holocaust & Genocide Studies from Stockton University (NJ), and a Master of Professional Writing from Chatham University (PA). A writer and editor for Only In Your State since 2016, Beth grew up in and currently lives outside of Pittsburgh and when she’s not writing or hanging out with her bunnies, budgies, and chinchilla, she and her daughter are out chasing waterfalls.
No other city can really top Pittsburgh for its uniqueness. We have our own language. Our own way of doing things. And, because of our rich history, we have plenty of endearing nicknames for Pittsburgh. Read on below to see seven of the nicknames for Pittsburgh we all use (at least sometimes). Then, share your favorites below!