Government Detail


Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Pittsburgh, Borough of (defunct) municipality or lower Borough no


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Apr 22, 1794 Apr 22, 1794 0 Jul 9, 1816



Name Relationship Status
Pittsburg, Borough of (alternate) Variant variant
Allegheny, County of Parent most recent


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200361000
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4261000
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214818 Historic View
View other Wikidata Q1342 Historic View

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation (Within) Pittsburgh, Township of (defunct) Remainder Apr 22, 1794
View Creation (Within) Pittsburgh, Township of (defunct) Whole Apr 22, 1794
View Dissolution (Within) Pittsburgh, City of Creation Jul 9, 1816
View Dissolution (Within) Pittsburgh, Township of (defunct) Dissolution Jul 9, 1816

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Pre-1851 Special Charter) Apr 22, 1794

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Charter Amendment Pittsburgh Borough 1804 Charter Amendment yes Mar 17, 1804