Location Profile

Greensburg, Pennsylvania

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Greensburg, Pennsylvania
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Trauma Center
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Hospital Overview

The healthcare provider is located in Greensburg, Pennsylvania. Featuring specialized services and state-of-the-art care, the facility is a crucial care source for older members of the community. Services of the healthcare provider include in-home care, skilled nursing, and rehabilitation.

Pennsylvania State Nurses Association is the leading advocate for nursing care in the state. Founded in 1903, the association helps members advance their professional development, network with others, and help create an excellent standard of care for Pennsylvania.

Community Overview

Located 33 miles outside Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Greensburg is a suburb of the city and considered part of its metro area. The town gives you close access to many big-city amenities but offers plenty to see and do. From the renowned Westmoreland Museum of American Art to the historic Palace Theatre, the city doesn't skimp on culture or fun.

Ranked among the top 4,000 suburbs in the country by Niche.com, Greensburg is a lovely place to live. Its proximity to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania means you never miss out on an exciting weekend, but it still maintains the feel of a welcoming community. The town is made up of 8 wards, or neighborhoods, each with its own charm. Several bus routes offered by the Westmoreland Transit Authority make it easy to travel through town and the surrounding area of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

To more learn about Greensburg, visit the official website and explore the area at the county website.

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Greensburg is served by the Hempfield Area School District and the Greensburg Salem School Districts. Hempfield is the largest district and features 5 elementary schools, 3 middle schools, 1 high school, 1 career and technological center, and 1 cyber academy. Students receive thorough academic programs at every grade level, with emphasis on the arts, humanities, and STEM subjects. Over 5,000 high school-aged students also participate in a comprehensive program for college prep, business, and vocational lessons. Ranked above average, the district regularly sees its students score above both area and national levels on all standardized tests. Hempfield Senior High School is ranked among the top 3,000 schools in the entire country and 91st in the state by U.S. News and World Report's Best U.S. High Schools. Greensburg Salem School District serves the urban, suburban, and rural population in Greensburg and the surrounding area. The district features 3 elementary schools, 1 middle school, and 1 high school. According to test scores, more than 50% of students of the district are proficient in math and 67% are proficient in reading. U.S. News and World Report's Best U.S. High Schools has recognized Greensburg-Salem High School for its excellence, ranking it among the top 12,000 high schools in the country.  There are also 12 private schools in Greensburg.

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Several bus routes offered by the Westmoreland Transit Authority make it easy to travel through town and the surrounding area of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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Local and Nearby Attractions

Whatever you want to buy, there's probably a store for it in Greensburg. Start in the Downtown area for gifts, jewelry, and apparel, and other great merchandise. You'll even find gourmet chocolate and other delights in the downtown area. For specialty items, visit Westmoreland Mall, home to brand-name stores such as Macy's, Old Navy, and Shoe Department. Greensburg's grocery stores include Giant Eagle, Aldi, Shop N Save, and Nature's Way. As Greensburg is a suburb of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, you're also less than an hour away from Pittsburgh's shopping scene including Station Square and SouthSide Works, both of which have a great assortment of retailers.

Greensburg's cultural scene is rich, with options for art, music, dance, and theatre lovers to enjoy. At the heart of Greensburg's culture is The Palace, a historic 1,369-seat theatre located downtown. The Palace is home to the Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra plus and presents productions for local arts groups. The venue also welcomes renowned touring artists and performers throughout the year.

Far more than just a regional museum, Westmoreland Museum of American Art is a celebration of the area's rich history in industry, agriculture, and heritage. It's also home to more than 3,000 objects of fine and decorative American art, with several special exhibits rotated each year. Another site to visit for local history is Hanna's Town, a rebuilt version of a former 1773 town. The site includes log houses to tour, a reconstructed Revolutionary War-era fort, and a wagon shed with an authentic 18th century Conestoga wagon.

Greensburg offers plenty to do for outdoor lovers thanks to its great parks and amenities. Lynch Field Park contains sports fields, playgrounds, and a lot of green space, plus is home to an activity complex with a swimming pool, ice rink, and fitness center. Hempfield Park features a playground, walking trails, and green areas. Greensburg also has its own municipal golf course, Mt. Odin Golf Course, which offers 18 challenging holes. Venture less than a half an hour away to Ligonier, Pennsylvania, and you can visit one of the oldest amusement parks in the United States. Idlewild is a children's park with kiddie rides, family coasters, and live shows. There's also an on-site water park called Soakzone.

Also not far from Greensburg is the Lauren Highlands area. Located about 25 minutes outside Greensburg, the Laurel Highlands is a mountainous region spanning 3,000 miles through several counties in Western Pennsylvania. Greensburg is an excellent gateway to this exciting four-season spot for outdoor adventure. You can go whitewater rafting, take a hike, ski, snowmobile, fish, zipline, and do just about anything else in this region.

Over the last few years, Greensburg and the rest of Pennsylvania have grown in diversity. While no Filipino restaurants are in Greensburg, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is home to Lola's Bistro and two Asian grocery stores.

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Crime Rate

Crime in Greensburg is 19% lower than the national average and the city is safer than 34% of the country. Greensburg's crime has also decreased by almost 20% over the last year.

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