Welcome to Bethel Park, PA
Beautiful rolling countryside meets a plethora of big-town amenities and attractions in the bustling, charming community of Bethel Park, PA. Diverse shopping and dining options, outstanding public transportation, top-rated schools, and a wealth of events, programs, and activities all help make life great in beautiful Bethel Park—and its stunning and affordable homes are just the icing on the cake! Just seven miles southwest of Pittsburgh in the South Hills, Bethel Park is a world of wonders just waiting to be explored.
Experience Small-Town Living
Nestled just seven miles southwest of Pittsburgh, the quaint community of Bethel Park seamlessly combines small-town living with metropolitan conveniences. If you want to live like a local, try sampling some of the area's delicious restaurants, checking out a historic site, or attending a community event. It won't take long for Bethel Park to feel like home!
Selling Your Bethel Park Home?
Thinking of selling your home in the Bethel Park area? We can help! Learn more about listing your home with The Jim Dolanch Team, including the tools and resources we offer our sellers, our marketing strategies, and our featured listings.
Attractions and Amenities
There’s so much to love in Bethel Park! The nearby South Hills Village and Village Square Mall provide everything from big-box retailers and restaurants to movies and entertainment. The local Bethel Park Library offers plenty of community activities and resources, while the Bethel Park Industrial Park is home to big and small businesses alike. There are even several subway stops along the Blue and Red metro lines to Downtown Pittsburgh!
Community & Recreation
Enjoy life in Bethel Park. It’s home to 11 community parks that offer everything from walking trails to playgrounds to skate parks, as well as a community center filled with fitness programs and recreational amenities for all ages. Plus, active and leisure activities throughout the year offer fun classes and programs, like art lessons, summer camps, swim lessons, karate, and even ballroom dancing!
The shining star of Bethel Park just might be South Park, a 2,000-acre county park filled with activities, events, and amenities. It’s home to ballfields, a golf course, a wave pool, picnic shelters, a skatepark, miles of trails, a nature center, a dek hockey rink, and an ice rink—and outstanding events like free concerts, fitness classes, public skating, night hikes, science and nature programs, and more. And just across town, the St. Clair Country Club offers some of the finest golf in the South Hills.
Education in Bethel Park
Bethel Park students are served by the local Bethel Park School District, which is comprised of Bethel Park High School, Independence Middle, Neil Armstrong Middle, Abraham Lincoln Elementary, Benjamin Franklin Elementary, Memorial Elementary, George Washington Elementary, William Penn Elementary, and the Bethel Online Academy.
The district has a strong focus on embracing modern learning, and even provides laptop and tablet computers for student use in the classroom—and at home. The district has been award an outstanding rating of 9/10 by GreatSchools, with all schools achieving a score of 8/10 or higher.
Bethel Park Community Center
Want to take a class, learn a new sport, or just get to know your neighbors? The Bethel Park Community Center boasts several meeting and multipurpose rooms, in addition to a gym and track.Stay Active »
South Park BMX
One of Pennsylvania's only professional BMX tracks is located right here in Bethel Park. Strap on your helmet and bring your bike to this challenging course.Go Biking »
Public Golf Courses
Bethel Park and Allegheny County as a whole feature a number of public golf courses that are ideal for anyone looking to hit the links.Start Golfing »
Hundred Acres Manor
Originally opened in 2003, this haunted attraction draws thousands of visitors throughout the year for its ghoulishly fun attractions.Get Spooked »
Ready to Find the Home of Your Dreams?
Eager to make Bethel Park your next hometown? Let The Jim Dolanch Team guide you to your perfect place in just the right neighborhood. We have all the details you need to know about life in Bethel Park, and we'd be happy to help you navigate your real estate journey from start to finish.