Johnstown, Pennsylvania, is located in the heart of the Allegheny Mountains, less than 90 minutes from Pittsburgh and just three hours from Washington, DC, and Baltimore. It is a unique community that combines its natural beauty with an abundance of affordable housing and recreation that can invigorate your senses. Its safe streets and friendly neighbors have helped create what Money Magazine has named one of the top places to live in the United States.
New residents and natives alike are often surprised to find urban amenities tucked in the region’s neighborhoods, from casual coffee houses to intimate, award-winning restaurants. And it’s not long before they come to appreciate the freedom that comes with short commutes, exceptional schools, safe neighborhoods and an enviable cost of living. It is a lifestyle that has attracted professionals from across the country, many of whom are drawn here by the resources of Conemaugh Health System and its nationally-recognized programs.