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Ilchester
  • Suburb of Baltimore, MD

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Overall Niche Grade
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    grade A+
  2. Crime & Safety
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  3. Housing
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  4. Nightlife
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  5. Good for Families
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  6. Diversity
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  7. Jobs
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  8. Weather
    grade B minus
  9. Cost of Living
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  10. Health & Fitness
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  11. Outdoor Activities
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  12. Commute
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Ilchester is a suburb of Baltimore with a population of 27,300. Ilchester is in Howard County and is one of the best places to live in Maryland. Living in Ilchester offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Ilchester there are a lot of coffee shops and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Ilchester and residents tend to lean liberal. The public schools in Ilchester are highly rated.

About

About Ilchester...
Population
27,300

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$482,500
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,876
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    21%
  • Own
    79%
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Ilchester Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
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Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    No data available  
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    No data available  
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    No data available  
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    No data available  
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    No data available  
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No data available  
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    14%
  • 35-44 years
    16%
  • 45-54 years
    15%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    9%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    31%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    31%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    21%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    12%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    national  11%

Working in Ilchester

Jobs
grade A
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$150,417
National
$75,149

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Ilchester Reviews

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