Location
Pinetown is a middle to upper class residential suburb flanked by a small industrial area to the East and a growing industrial park to the South West for large manufacturing concerns.
Known for its quiet living, Pinetown houses have lush green gardens and shady trees

Schools
Pinetown has six Junior/Senior and three high schools that cater for scholars from Grades 1 to 12. There are numerous pre-primary schools in the vicinity, mostly residential based.

Tertiary
Edgewood College - KZN's largest teacher's training facility - situated near Mariannhill.

Shopping
Three large supermarkets and the Sanlam Centre offers more than ample shopping for the area.

Facilities

Own Municipality / Hospital / Medical Centres / Libraries / Municipal Clinic / Police

Sports
Lahee Park is the hub of sports in Pinetown, from gymnastics to martial arts to soccer, cricket, rugby, athletics, swimming, bowls, tennis, squash etc.

Eating Out
All the major fast food outlets are well represented and there are some smaller family restaurants and eateries that cater for family diners.