Pittsford Tourism

Pittsford is a semi-affluent suburb of Rochester, is a town in Monroe County, New York, United States. The population was 29,405 at the 2010 census. The Town of Pittsford (formerly part of the town of Northfield) was settled in 1796 and incorporated in 1827. It was named by Colonel Caleb Hopkins, War of 1812 hero and subsequently Pittsford Town Supervisor, for the town of his birth, Pittsford, Vermont. The Erie Canal passes through the town.


Find the best activities, restaurants and things to do in Pittsford, United States. Explore Pittsford travel guide before you plan your trip here. A gripping city on its own right, Syracuse also deserves a visit. Take a short trip from Pittsford and set some time aside to explore the Syracuse. Dotted with places like Syracuse Zoo, Destiny U S A, Erie Canal Museum; it will definitely be a good idea. Also, to reach Pittsford, you'll have to take a flight to Syracuse; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Pittsford.

Pittsford is an affair to remember, follow this apt itinerary of the place and return home with a bunch of memories.

  • Know the pollution level of Pittsford before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 28.13 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 45 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 44.44 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 57.5 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 27.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 42.5 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 28.85 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 42.5 (Moderate)
  • How safe is Pittsford for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Pittsford.

    • Burglary and Theft 50.64 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 60.26 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 67.68 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 53.21 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 45.51 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 61.18 (High)
    • Attacks 54.27 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 77.56 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 54.88 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 24.39 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 45.39 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 66.67 (High)
  • Quality of Life Index of Pittsford is 156.74 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 38.53 (Low)
    • Climate Index 63.89 (High)
    • Pollution Index 40.45 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 23.61 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 74.72 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 70.06 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.02 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 91.03 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Pittsford

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.85 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 32.54 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 70.44 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 43.06 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

* Some of the data on this page is powered by Numbeo