Belle Vernon Borough

General Character

Belle Vernon Borough is located in the northwest corner of Fayette County and is bordered by Westmoreland County and the Monongahela River. The Borough has a predominantly urban character and is comprised primarily of residential, commercial and neighborhood commercial uses.


Key Attributes

  • River access point

Existing Built Area

  • 58% of Borough land area
  • The majority of the Borough consists of an existing urban fabric

Future Growth Areas

  • Growth will occur here as in-fill and renovation of existing structures

Rural Conservation

  • 35% of Borough land area

Resource Preservation

  • 7% of Borough land area