The subdivision has a library and 4 schools including 2 primary schools:
A middle school named Theodor-Fliedner-Schule and a gymnasium named Martin-Niemöller-Gymnasium, used to be known as Oberstufengymnasium am Moltkering.
Bierstadt has two churches. One roman-catholic St. Birgid and one Protestant church. The Protestant church is one of the oldest churches in Wiesbaden. It is mentioned the first time in 927ac. The building which still stands today was built between 1080ac and 1100ac.
The German name Bierstadt means Beer Town, although no breweries are located here. In fact the name Bierstadt comes from holy Saint Birgid or Brigitta of Kildare from Ireland.