Bethel Park, Pennsylvania

Bethel Park, Pennsylvania
Municipality of Bethel Park
Bethel Presbyterian Church, the community's namesake
Bethel Presbyterian Church, the community's namesake
Location in Allegheny County and the U.S. state of Pennsylvania
Location in Allegheny County and the U.S. state of Pennsylvania
Bethel Park is located in Pennsylvania
Bethel Park
Bethel Park
Location in Pennsylvania
Bethel Park is located in the United States
Bethel Park
Bethel Park
Location in the United States
Coordinates: 40°19′39″N 80°2′22″W / 40.32750°N 80.03944°W / 40.32750; -80.03944Coordinates: 40°19′39″N 80°2′22″W / 40.32750°N 80.03944°W / 40.32750; -80.03944
CountryUnited States
StatePennsylvania
CountyAllegheny
Founded (as Bethel Township)1886
Incorporated1949 (borough)
Government
 • TypeCouncil
 • MayorJack Allen
Area
 • Total11.67 sq mi (30.23 km2)
 • Land11.67 sq mi (30.23 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,197 ft (365 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total32,313
 • Estimate 
(2019)[2]
32,345
 • Density2,771.40/sq mi (1,070.07/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
15102, 15234, 15236, 15241
Area code(s)412
FIPS code42-06064
WebsiteBethel Park

Bethel Park, referring to itself as the Municipality of Bethel Park,[3] is a borough with home rule status[4] in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, and is part of the Pittsburgh metropolitan area, approximately 7 miles (11 km) southwest of Pittsburgh. The population was 32,313 at the 2010 census.

  1. ^ "2019 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved July 28, 2020.
  2. ^ Cite error: The named reference USCensusEst2019CenPopScriptOnlyDirtyFixDoNotUse was invoked but never defined (see the help page).
  3. ^ "Local Government". Municipality of Bethel Park. Bethel Park. Archived from the original on August 10, 2015. Retrieved August 22, 2015.
  4. ^ Bogden, Sharon, ed. (2013). "The Pennsylvania Manual" (PDF). Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. pp. 6–5, 6–6. Archived from the original (PDF) on March 4, 2016. Retrieved August 22, 2015.