Jalan Sungai Pinang leads out of Balik Pulau, it passes through the administrative centre of town. Among the sights here include the Balik Pulau Hospital and the Balik Pulau District Office. As it heads out of Balik Pulau town, it passes a number of rural settlements such as Titi TerasAir Putih and Sungai Rusa. Due to their proximity to Balik Pulau, as well as pressures from the urban sprawl of George Town, these rural villages are now experiencing housing development.