The borough of Tarentum is known for its historic charm and beautiful buildings. Homes for rent in this community are highly desirable because of the family-friendly atmosphere and quality school system. The picturesque community and thriving downtown area are against a backdrop of natural beauty with the rolling hills of Pennsylvania behind the town buildings.
Residents and visitors of Tarentum are often found attending one of the area sporting events, which brings the community together. The borough also holds a number of festivities each year in the town center and at various public spots on the weekends.