Brentwood-Baldwin is a Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania neighborhood. The area included in this neighborhood is rather large, encompassing a number of smaller neighborhoods within it. The southernmost point includes a corner of the property of South Hills Country Club, while the northernmost point runs along Becks Run Road, near Saint Clair Village Playground. Brentwood-Baldwin is situated in the urban fringes of Pittsburgh.
This neighborhood offers a variety of business, recreational, and residential opportunities. Grocery stores, banking, restaurants, and a plethora of other services are all conveniently located within Brentwood-Baldwin. A number of schools also populate the local area. Local parks give families and sports lovers someplace to play, with both Brentwood Park and Elm Leaf Park located here.
Housing in Brentwood-Baldwin covers a variety of needs. Though some areas consist purely of single-family homes, in other areas one finds a blend of apartments and houses, sometimes mixed with businesses, and also large churches.The northern areas of this neighborhood, in the vicinity of Becks Run Road, are near the Monongahela River and thus are much more wooded and less urban.
A walk through this neighborhood could bring one to any mix of these things within only a number of blocks, although traveling between certain areas could seem like a switch between urban and rural neighborhoods. Still, the urban atmosphere and lifestyle can be found there.
Overall, this mix offers what some consider to be one of the safest urban neighborhoods in Pittsburgh. Statistics show the neighborhood of Brentwood-Baldwin to be somewhere close to the average levels for safety in the state of Pennsylvania.