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Sykesville, Maryland   Add Favorite    1 Reviews | Review This Place


-Arts and culture
-Attractive suburbs
-Historic preservation


-Long commutes
-Growth and sprawl
-Violent crime rate

What Bert Has To Say About Baltimore-Columbia-Towson Metro Area

Baltimore is a diverse and complete East Coast city—though not always thought of that way by some who consider it the less attractive sister of Washington, D.C. It surrounds a major inland port on the upper portion of the Chesapeake Bay, with prosperous shipping, transportation, and manufacturing industries among others. Many areas of the city, particularly downtown, have experienced a vast renewal with a strong emphasis on historic preservation. The restored waterfront adjacent to the rather ordinary downtown is now a commercial and leisure destination with excellent museums, a first class aquarium and plenty to do.

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Quick Facts About Sykesville

    The unemployment rate in Sykesville is 3.80 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Sykesville jobs have Increased by 1.51 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Sykesville's cost of living is 28.20% Higher than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Sykesville's population is 4,412 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 91.58 percent.
    Average Commute time is 30 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    The median home cost in Sykesville is $343,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -11.95%.
    Sykesville public schools spend $13,792 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.1 students per teacher in Sykesville.

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A nice place to live except Maryland is heavy handed on Taxes and does not provide enough incentives for retirees to... (Read More)



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