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Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Public Schools
    C-
  2. Crime & Safety
    D
  3. Housing
    C+
  4. Nightlife
    A+
  5. Good for Families
    B+
  6. Diversity
    A
  7. Jobs
    C+
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    B
  10. Health & Fitness
    A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    A+
Downtown is a neighborhood in Baltimore, Maryland with a population of 4,872. Downtown is one of the best places to live in Maryland. Living in Downtown offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Downtown there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Downtown and residents tend to be liberal.
About Downtown...
Population
4,872

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$105,901
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,499
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    92%
  • Own
    8%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
D
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    3,896.1
    282.7
  • Murder
    45.6
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    6,903.6
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    1,913.9
    500.1
  • Theft
    15,630
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    0
    284

Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$66,284
National
$55,322
Families with Children
2%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    44%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    36%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    8%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    8%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    13%
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There's the Inner Harbor, Camden Yards, M&T Bank Stadium, the Hippodrome, 1st Mariner Arena, Convention Center and many local bars and restaurants.
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Food options are great! I wish there were a few more ethnic opportunities.
Housing is great but pretty expensive