Bethel Park, PA Community Information
Bethel Park, is a borough with home rule status in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States, and is part of the Pittsburgh Metro Area, approximately 7 miles southwest of Pittsburgh. The population was 32,313 at the 2010 census. The Borough of Bethel Park has a total area of 11.7 square miles. Bethel Park was also the location of Pittsburgh's first drive-in theater, South Park Drive-In.
The area that is now Bethel Park was originally settled around 1800 and was first established as Bethel Township, in 1886. Bethel Park was incorporated as a borough on March 17, 1949, and became a home rule municipality in 1978. A portion of the area is underlain by the Pittsburgh Terminal No. 8 Mine, which was commonly known as the "H" Mine and the Coverdale Mine. The mine opened around 1920. Woodruff & Smith is the choice for a HVAC Contractor when residents of Upper St. Clair need furnace repair & AC repair.