Everson Borough

General Character

Everson Borough is located adjacent to the Westmoreland County line in the northern portion of Fayette County. The Borough lies across Jacob's Creek from Scottdale, thus its character is predominantly urban. Everson Borough is primarily made up of residential uses with several neighborhood commercial uses.


Existing Built Area

  • 55% of Borough land area

Future Growth Areas

  • Growth in the Borough will occur as in-fill and reuse of the existing urban fabric

Resource Preservation

  • 7% of Borough land area

Land Reclamation

  • 21% of Borough land area
  • One large area south of the railroad tracks

Rural Conservation

  • 17% of Borough land area