- Electricity - approximately $50 per month. Can be significantly more if you have air conditioning. Duquesne Light (pronounced Du-kane) is the major electric company in the city of Pittsburgh.
- Heat - Gas heat can be very expensive in the city. Old, uninsulated homes combined with high gas prices means that you may be paying up to $300/month in winter.
- Water (Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority) - approximately $20 per month. If you live in an apartment water is usually included in the rent.