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  1. Public Schools
    C-
  2. Crime & Safety
    C-
  3. Housing
    C+
  4. Nightlife
    A+
  5. Good for Families
    B+
  6. Diversity
    A
  7. Jobs
    C+
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    C
  10. Health & Fitness
    A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    A+
Downtown is a neighborhood in Baltimore, Maryland with a population of 4,464. Downtown is in Baltimore City County and is one of the best places to live in Maryland. Living in Downtown offers residents a dense 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
4,464

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$275,000
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,480
National
$949
Area Feel
Dense Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    93%
  • Own
    7%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
C-
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
$60,280
National
$55,322
Families with Children
6%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    45%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    40%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    7%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    7%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    2%
    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