As of 2015, there are nine Harbor Freight locations within 50 miles of the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania metropolitan area. Four of these locations are within 20 miles of central Pittsburgh, placed roughly symmetrically to each other in the four cardinal directions from downtown.
The other five locations are in suburbs and surrounding towns of the city, between 21 and 44 miles away. Store number 541 is southeast of the city, while store number 531 is southwest. Store numbers 408 and 567 are north of Pittsburgh, while store number 564 is actually located west across the state border in Ohio. Of the nine stores, only two are actually located in the city itself. These are stores number 496 and 277, in northern and western areas of Pittsburgh.