Baltimore, Maryland 

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Population

621,849

16% Decline

Unemployment Rate

6.5%

Median Income

$41,819

Avg. Home Price

$114,200

Best Places to Live in Baltimore, Maryland

Large city - East-central Maryland along Chesapeake Bay, 40 miles northeast of Washington, D.C.
Pros
-Arts and culture
-Attractive suburbs
-Historic preservation
Cons
-Long commutes
-Growth and sprawl
-Violent crime rate

Local Listings in Baltimore, MD
 $339,900 
3303 Claran Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 | 1134 SqFt
 $339,900 
3303 Claran Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 | 1134 SqFt
 $545,000 
2901 Boston St UNIT 220
Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 | 2883 SqFt
 $137,000 
3041 Fallstaff Rd UNIT 203D
Bed 2 | Bath 2.0 | 1674 SqFt

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.


QUICK FACTS

City: Baltimore
Zip Codes: 21215, 21206, 21224, 21218, 21229, 21217, 21230, 21225, 21212, 21239, 21 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 32 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Baltimore is 6.5% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Baltimore jobs have increased by 1.38%. Learn More...

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Baltimore's cost of living is 3.20% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Baltimore's Cost of Living

POPULATION
Baltimore's population is 621,849 people. Since 2000, it has had a population decline of 15.51%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 26 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Baltimore is $114,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 32.74%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Baltimore

SCHOOLS
Baltimore public schools spend $16,838 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.1 students per teacher in Baltimore. Learn More...


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Housing Market in Baltimore

It's a good time to buy in Baltimore. Home Appreciation is up 32.7% in the last 12 months. Browse Baltimore Real Estate or Find top agents in Baltimore

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Reviews for Baltimore   94 Reviews
Very Ugly City - 4/7/2018
This perhaps the most ugly city I have lived in. Other then the walk along the harbor, Fells Point and Canton Square, it is all quite ugly and hard on the eyes. The... Read More

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It use to be nice but now its scary - 10/1/2017
I grew up in Bmore and it was nice back in the 80s a little rough in some area's but still safe, after about early mid 90s this crime has gone up , the city is getting... Read More

Friends School of Baltimore :-) - 12/9/2016
et al, Despite the other comments you may read I hope you take note of a different experience. My son is currently attending Friends School of Baltimore. This is his... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN BALTIMORE, MARYLAND
21215, 21206, 21224, 21218, 21229, 21217, 21230, 21225, 21212, 21239, 21 total

NEW LISTINGS IN BALTIMORE MD
$425,000
23 Pierside Dr UNIT 238
Bed 2 | Bath 2.0

$359,900
5917 Greenspring Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 4.0

$330,000
3704 N Charles St UNIT 1304
Bed 1 | Bath 3.0

$189,900
4017 Orchard Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0

$226,000
4009 Parkmount Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 3.0

$300,000
1302 Argonne Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3.0

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