Tarentum, PA

Facebook Share Twitter Share Google+ Share LinkedIn Share Pinterest Share Tarentum

Located just northeast of downtown Pittsburgh lies a town known for industrial manufacturing. Tarentum was once the center of several product manufacturers, including plate glass and bottles, bricks, steel, lumber, steel billets and sheets and, even, wrapping paper.

Focused on providing family-friendly recreation, the Tarentum Recreation Board has been working with local government to provide recreational facilities for its residents. Additionally, the board plans numerous functions and activities, including parades, children’s programs, senior programs and special events. Tarentum’s Deer Lake Park also provides ball fields, playgrounds, groves and shelters, fishing lakes, a disc golf course and several walking, hiking and jogging trails. Tarentum is also home to the Mountain Top Campground – a beautifully situated campground equipped with water and electrical facilities.

Looking for some retail therapy? Tarentum’s Pittsburgh Mills Mall has tons of shops, including Macys, JcPenney, Sears, Walmart, Sam’s Club and Lowes. Additionally, the Mills Mall has a large about of dining options, including Applebees, Smokey Bones, Longhorn Steakhouse, Panera Bread and Sonic.

Adventurous types should check out Tarentum’s Tour-Ed Mine, a guided tour through an 1850’s coal mine situated 160 feet below the Earth’s surface. During this tour, you’ll truly learn what’s it was like to be a coal miner. The mine’s above ground surface, known as Ira Wood Park, hosts the Allegheny-Kiski Historical Society’s Fleatique every third Sunday of the month from May through October.

A short commute to Pittsburgh and the surrounding towns of New Kensington, Fox Chapel, and Kittanning, Tarentum is ideally located for families looking for a quiet community with access to everything. Ready to see what all Tarentum has to offer? Start searching homes for sale in Tarentum today!

Interested in more? Check out other neighborhoods including: Natrona Heights, New Kensington, Creighton, Cheswick, Lower Burrell, and Fox Chapel

Market Data for Tarentum

Tarentum Average Sales Price


Average Sales Price
Tarentum Active Listings


Active Listings
Tarentum Sold


Sold in the Past 3 Months

Newest homes for sale in Tarentum, PA

215 E 7th Ave
Tarentum, PA 15084

  • Bedrooms 3
  • Bathrooms 2 Full

990 East
Tarentum, PA 15084

  • Bedrooms 1
  • Bathrooms 1 Full

241 W 10th
Tarentum, PA 15084

  • Bedrooms 2
  • Bathrooms 1 Full

357 W 8th Ave
Tarentum, PA 15084

  • Bedrooms 2
  • Bathrooms 1 Full

711 Hazlett St
Tarentum, PA 15084

  • Bedrooms 2
  • Bathrooms 1 Full

608 E 7th Ave
Tarentum, PA 15084

  • Bedrooms 2
  • Bathrooms 1 Full
View All Listings in Tarentum

Office Information

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices
The Preferred Realty - Fox Chapel Regional

1376 Freeport Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15238

P: 412-782-3700
F: 412-963-6373
Office Manager: Cheryl Hawn
Email: CherylHawn@ThePreferredRealty.com