Located within Pennsylvania, United States, the borough of New Brighton is situated in the Pittsburgh metropolitan area.
New Brighton is reasonably quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic - however some areas can be quite noisy, especially near the railway line. Parks are distributed sparsely, which results in them being occasionally challenging to get to from most locations in this borough. Still, residents will be able to access public green spaces in nearby boroughs.
The majority of the dwellings are single detached homes, making it easy to find detached homes in New Brighton, and large apartment buildings and duplexes are also present in the housing stock. This borough has a good choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 60% of the properties in the borough are occupied by home owners whereas the remainder are rented. A majority of the housing growth in this borough took place pre-1960.
It is easy to get to the nearest grocery store on foot in this borough in New Brighton. A limited number of restaurants and cafes can be found as well. Concerning education, both primary and secondary schools are convenient to reach on foot from most homes for sale in New Brighton.
New Brighton will appeal to physically active people because it is convenient for traveling on foot, although running common errands is at times challenging by walking. This borough is not very bike-friendly since the cycling network is sometimes poor, and there are quite a few elevation changes.