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Area: 2.703 square miles

Population: 43,663

Population density:
West Baltimore:

16,155 people per square mile
Baltimore:

7,607 people per square mile
House/condo value distribution in West Baltimore in Baltimore, MD neighborhood, block, subdivision, or community
Age and Sex of Residents in West Baltimore in Baltimore, MD
Races in West Baltimore in Baltimore neighborhood in MD
Household income distribution in 2013 in West Baltimore in Baltimore neighborhood in MD
Median household income in 2016:
West Baltimore:

$30,449
Baltimore:

$47,350

Rent paid by renters in 2013 in West Baltimore in Baltimore neighborhood in MD

Median rent in 2016:
West Baltimore:

$601
Baltimore:

$852

Zip codes: 21223, 21216, 21217.

Males:

19,943
Females:

23,719
Median age:
Males:
This neighborhood:

33.8 years
Whole city:

33.5 years
Females:
This neighborhood:

37.8 years
Whole city:

36.0 years

Average household size:
West Baltimore:

5.5 people
Baltimore:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
West Baltimore:

43.5%
Baltimore:

38.2%
Percentage of married-couple families (among all households):
Here:

13.6%
Baltimore:

22.8%

Percentage of married-couple families with children (among all households):
West Baltimore:

8.6%
Baltimore:

15.5%

Percentage of single-mother households (among all households):
West Baltimore:

27.9%
Baltimore:

19.5%

Percentage of never married males 15 years old and over:
West Baltimore:

28.4%
Baltimore:

26.2%

Percentage of never married females 15 years old and over:
West Baltimore:

31.8%
city:

28.1%

Percentage of people that speak English not well or not at all:
West Baltimore:

0.6%
Baltimore:

2.0%

Percentage of people born in this state:
Here:

82.8%
Baltimore:

66.2%

Percentage of people born in another U.S. state:
West Baltimore:

14.6%
Baltimore:

24.6%

Percentage of native residents but born outside the U.S.:
Here:

0.6%
city:

1.0%

Percentage of foreign born residents:
Here:

2.5%
Baltimore:

8.1%

Educational Attainment (%)

Rooms in owner-occupied houses/condos in West Baltimore:

  • 1 room: 780
  • 2 rooms: 1,070
  • 3 rooms: 499
  • 4 rooms: 712
  • 5 rooms: 1,201
  • 6 rooms: 2,535
  • 7 rooms: 1,443
  • 8 rooms: 785
  • 9+ rooms: 788
Note: State values scaled to West Baltimore population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in West Baltimore:

  • 1 room: 1,327
  • 2 rooms: 839
  • 3 rooms: 2,155
  • 4 rooms: 2,740
  • 5 rooms: 1,999
  • 6 rooms: 2,341
  • 7 rooms: 1,198
  • 8 rooms: 966
  • 9+ rooms: 908
Note: State values scaled to West Baltimore population

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in West Baltimore:

  • no bedroom: 780
  • 1 bedroom: 1,055
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,081
  • 3 bedrooms: 3,813
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,163
  • 5+ bedrooms: 1,074
Note: State values scaled to West Baltimore population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied houses and condos in West Baltimore:

  • no bedroom: 1,331
  • 1 bedroom: 3,375
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,995
  • 3 bedrooms: 3,150
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,288
  • 5+ bedrooms: 962
Note: State values scaled to West Baltimore population
Average number of cars or other vehicles available in houses/condos:
This neighborhood:

1.3
Baltimore:

1.5

Average number of cars or other vehicles available in apartments:
Here:

0.5
city:

0.8

Percentage of units with a mortgage:
West Baltimore:

59.5%
Baltimore:

67.7%


Housing prices:

  • Average estimated value of detached houses in 2016 (4.3% of all units):
    West Baltimore:

    $211,778
    Baltimore:

    $290,108

  • Average estimated value of townhouses or other attached units in 2016 (69.3% of all units):
    This neighborhood:

    $75,118
    city:

    $187,580

  • Average estimated '16 value of housing units in 3-to-4-unit structures (13.4% of all units):
    West Baltimore:

    $34,870
    city:

    $244,837

Owners and renters by unit type (%)

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 0
  • 2010 to 2013: 851
  • 2000 to 2009: 2,188
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,459
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,689
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,432
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,737
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,888
  • 1940 to 1949: 2,630
  • 1939 or earlier: 14,520
Note: State values scaled to West Baltimore Baltimore MD population

City-data.com crime index for city in 2016 (higher means more crime):
City:

823.6
U.S. average:

236.5

Mode of transportation to work in West Baltimore in Baltimore, MD
Time Leaving Home for Work in West Baltimore in Baltimore neighborhood in MD
Commute time to work in West Baltimore in Baltimore neighborhood in MD

Occupations of males:

  • Percentage of males in management occupations (except farmers):
    Here:

    5.0%
    city:

    9.6%

  • Percentage of males in business and financial operations occupations:
    Here:

    3.1%
    city:

    4.6%

  • Percentage of males in computer and mathematical occupations:
    Here:

    1.3%
    city:

    4.5%

  • Percentage of males in life, physical, and social science occupations:
    Here:

    1.3%
    city:

    1.7%

  • Percentage of males in education, training, and library occupations:
    Here:

    1.6%
    city:

    5.2%

  • Percentage of males in healthcare practitioners and technical occupations:
    Here:

    1.1%
    city:

    3.6%

  • Percentage of males in service occupations:
    Here:

    33.2%
    city:

    18.2%

  • Percentage of males in sales and office occupations:
    Here:

    18.6%
    city:

    17.4%

  • Percentage of males in construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations:
    Here:

    6.7%
    city:

    7.1%

  • Percentage of males in production occupations:
    Here:

    5.5%
    city:

    4.3%

  • Percentage of males in transportation occupations:
    Here:

    8.5%
    city:

    6.5%

  • Percentage of males in material moving occupations:
    Here:

    8.5%
    city:

    4.9%


Occupations of females:

  • Percentage of females in management occupations (except farmers):
    Here:

    4.4%
    city:

    7.6%

  • Percentage of females in business and financial operations occupations:
    Here:

    3.1%
    city:

    5.5%

  • Percentage of females in community and social services occupations:
    Here:

    1.8%
    city:

    3.7%

  • Percentage of females in education, training, and library occupations:
    Here:

    5.5%
    city:

    9.6%

  • Percentage of females in healthcare practitioners and technical occupations:
    Here:

    6.3%
    city:

    9.6%

  • Percentage of females in service occupations:
    Here:

    34.4%
    city:

    23.3%

  • Percentage of females in sales and office occupations:
    Here:

    32.6%
    city:

    27.0%

  • Percentage of females in production occupations:
    Here:

    2.7%
    city:

    2.2%

  • Percentage of females in transportation occupations:
    Here:

    3.3%
    city:

    1.3%

  • Percentage of females in material moving occupations:
    Here:

    2.1%
    city:

    1.3%


Education in this neighborhood (subdivision or community):

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in K-12 schools:
    West Baltimore:

    27.1%
    Baltimore:

    15.1%

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in undergraduate colleges:
    West Baltimore:

    8.6%
    Baltimore:

    6.1%

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in grad. or professional schools:
    West Baltimore:

    3.7%
    Baltimore:

    2.8%

  • Percentage of students K-12 enrolled in private schools:
    West Baltimore:

    62.4%
    Baltimore:

    12.6%

Percentage of population below poverty level:
West Baltimore:

33.9%
Baltimore:

21.9%

Median year owner moved in (as recorded in 2016):
West Baltimore:

1992
Baltimore:

2002

Median year renter moved in (as recorded in 2016):
West Baltimore:

2009
Baltimore:

2013

Percentage of married-couple families with both working:
West Baltimore:

183.8%
Baltimore:

76.2%

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (56%)
  • Electricity (23%)
  • Other fuel (6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (5%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Solar energy (2%)
  • No fuel used (2%)

Highways in this neighborhood:

US Hwy 1 (N Fulton Ave)

Length: 3.03 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 2118

US Hwy 40 (W Mulberry St)

Length: 1.59 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 900 to 2499

US Hwy 40 (W Franklin St)

Length: 1.57 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 900 to 2399

US Hwy Route 40

Length: 1.21 miles
Direction: E-W

State Hwy 129 (Druid Hill Ave)

Length: 0.47 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 2300 to 2599

State Hwy 26 (Liberty Heights Ave)

Length: 0.23 miles
Direction: E-W

US Hwy 1 (S Fulton Ave)

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 31

Roads and streets:

N Monroe St

Length: 2.08 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 13 to 2699

W Lafayette Ave

Length: 2.02 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1100 to 2899

W Fayette St

Length: 1.86 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 732 to 2427

W Lexington St

Length: 1.82 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 700 to 2399

W Lanvale St

Length: 1.79 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1100 to 2899

W Saratoga St

Length: 1.74 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 711 to 2299

W North Ave

Length: 1.67 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1207 to 2736

Harlem Ave

Length: 1.67 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 900 to 2899

Mosher St

Length: 1.64 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1100 to 2799

N Carey St

Length: 1.63 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 1899

N Calhoun St

Length: 1.53 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 1799

Riggs Ave

Length: 1.52 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1106 to 2799

N Pulaski St

Length: 1.50 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 15 to 2499

Gwynns Falls Pkwy

Length: 1.50 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1801 to 2799

N Mount St

Length: 1.49 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 1899

Edmondson Ave

Length: 1.43 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 900 to 2299

N Payson St

Length: 1.42 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 29 to 2299

Vine St

Length: 1.41 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 700 to 2399

Windsor Ave

Length: 1.41 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1700 to 2899

N Bentalou St

Length: 1.40 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 100 to 2199

N Gilmor St

Length: 1.36 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 1699

Fallo Dr

Length: 1.31 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE

Baker St

Length: 1.30 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 611 to 2599

W Fairmount Ave

Length: 1.27 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 700 to 2199

W Baltimore St

Length: 1.23 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 750 to 1821

Winchester St

Length: 1.21 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1104 to 2701

Presbury St

Length: 1.17 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1600 to 2799

Westwood Ave

Length: 1.16 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 1600 to 2799

N Warwick Ave

Length: 1.12 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 723 to 2399

Presstman St

Length: 1.07 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1210 to 2299

N Stricker St

Length: 1.03 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 1599

N Smallwood St

Length: 0.93 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 2 to 2199

N Carrollton Ave

Length: 0.89 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 1199

Braddish Ave

Length: 0.87 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 700 to 2399

N Woodyear St

Length: 0.86 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 1830

Clifton Ave

Length: 0.80 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 1500 to 2299

Appleton St

Length: 0.78 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 600 to 1899

Laurens St

Length: 0.78 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1104 to 1899

McKean Ave

Length: 0.77 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 800 to 2099

Wheeler Ave

Length: 0.75 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 2099

N Arlington Ave

Length: 0.71 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 200 to 1029

Penrose Ave

Length: 0.71 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1501 to 2299

N Bruce St

Length: 0.70 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 1899

N Vincent St

Length: 0.65 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 1099

Walbrook Ave

Length: 0.63 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1800 to 2399

N Stockton St

Length: 0.62 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 2499

Ashburton St

Length: 0.61 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 700 to 2399

N Carlton St

Length: 0.59 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 1399

N Fremont Ave

Length: 0.57 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 699

Sarah Ann St

Length: 0.57 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 800 to 1899

N Schroeder St

Length: 0.56 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 699

N Parrish St

Length: 0.51 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 200 to 1499

Moreland Ave

Length: 0.49 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 1300 to 1899

Whitmore Ave

Length: 0.45 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 736 to 1899

N Dukeland St

Length: 0.44 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 700 to 2399

Reisterstown Rd

Length: 0.43 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 2200 to 2599

Ruxton Ave

Length: 0.42 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1600 to 2099

Herbert St

Length: 0.41 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1900 to 2299

Rayner Ave

Length: 0.40 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1800 to 2799

Lorman St

Length: 0.39 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1700 to 2699

Woodbrook Ave

Length: 0.36 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 2400 to 2613

Retreat St

Length: 0.33 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 1400 to 1999

Smithson St

Length: 0.33 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1100 to 1499

Whatcoat St

Length: 0.32 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 900 to 1399

Calverton Heights Ave

Length: 0.32 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 2300 to 2599

Ridgehill Ave

Length: 0.31 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1900 to 2199

Stoddard Aly

Length: 0.31 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 2300 to 2599

Pennsylvania Ave

Length: 0.30 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 2500 to 2718

N Martin Luther King Jr Blvd

Length: 0.30 miles
Direction: N-S

Kirby Ln

Length: 0.30 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S
Address range: 426 to 799

Francis St

Length: 0.30 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 2400 to 2599

Small St

Length: 0.29 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1100 to 1399

Elgin Ave

Length: 0.28 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 2000 to 2827

N Brice St

Length: 0.28 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 500 to 899

Tioga Pkwy

Length: 0.26 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 3100 to 3388

Frederick Ave

Length: 0.26 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 1605 to 1815

N Amity St

Length: 0.26 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 299

Thomas Ave

Length: 0.24 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1600 to 1899

Bennett Pl

Length: 0.23 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 900 to 1099

N Poppleton St

Length: 0.22 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 399

Born Ct

Length: 0.20 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 900 to 1199

Booth St

Length: 0.20 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1300 to 1499

Prospect Ave

Length: 0.19 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 2600 to 2813

Lauretta Ave

Length: 0.19 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1800 to 1999

Mountmor Ct

Length: 0.19 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 1400 to 1683

Whittier Ave

Length: 0.18 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 2000 to 2199

School St

Length: 0.18 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1400 to 1599

N Sheeps Ln

Length: 0.18 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 2600 to 2699

Whitelock St

Length: 0.18 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1216 to 1599

Cloney St

Length: 0.16 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW
Address range: 800 to 1199

Evergreen St

Length: 0.15 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 2200 to 2399

Koko Ln

Length: 0.15 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 2200 to 2399

Bryant Ave

Length: 0.15 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 2000 to 2199

Poplar Grove St

Length: 0.14 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 700 to 2218

Clendenin St

Length: 0.14 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 1200 to 1299

Claymont Ave

Length: 0.12 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 900 to 1099

Cumberland St

Length: 0.12 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 620 to 799

Mullin St

Length: 0.12 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1800 to 1899

Kavanaugh St

Length: 0.11 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1800 to 1899

Vincent Ct

Length: 0.11 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1500 to 1699

Traction St

Length: 0.11 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1400 to 1599

Bloomsbury Rd

Length: 0.11 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE

S Kirby Ln

Length: 0.11 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 300 to 425

St Stephens Ct

Length: 0.10 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 2400 to 2499

Brantley Ave

Length: 0.10 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1000 to 1099

Spedden St

Length: 0.10 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 800 to 899

Delano Ct

Length: 0.10 miles
Direction: E-W

Lorman Ct

Length: 0.10 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 850 to 1651

Bethany Ln

Length: 0.10 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1200 to 1399

Forney Aly

Length: 0.10 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1600 to 1699

Rankin Pl

Length: 0.10 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1100 to 1299

Addison St

Length: 0.09 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 99

Salem St

Length: 0.09 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 2500 to 2599

Bruce Ct

Length: 0.09 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1600 to 1699

Bakbury Ct

Length: 0.09 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1600 to 1699

Gilbert St

Length: 0.09 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 600 to 699

Kensett St

Length: 0.08 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1500 to 1599

N Norris St

Length: 0.08 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 99

Judge Joseph Howard Ln

Length: 0.08 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 718 to 799

Richland St

Length: 0.08 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1500 to 1599

Greengate Ct

Length: 0.08 miles
Direction: E-W

Travistock Ct

Length: 0.08 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE

Violet Hill White Way

Length: 0.08 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 100 to 198

Gold St

Length: 0.08 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 700 to 799

Chief St

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 900 to 999

Leslie St

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1500 to 1599

Arunah Ave

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1800 to 1899

Etting St

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 2400 to 2499

West Aly

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: N-S

Jordan St

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: N-S

Allegany Pl

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 700 to 799

Dr Benjamin Quarles Pl

Length: 0.06 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 700 to 799

Osing Ct

Length: 0.06 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 200 to 299

Spray Ct

Length: 0.06 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1602 to 1699

Rupp St

Length: 0.06 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 2000 to 2199

Rice St

Length: 0.06 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1000 to 1299

Page Ct

Length: 0.05 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 900 to 999

Booker Ct

Length: 0.05 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1600 to 1699

Chalk Aly

Length: 0.05 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1600 to 1699

Presser Ct

Length: 0.04 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1500 to 1599

Balmor Ct

Length: 0.04 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1600 to 1699

Carberry Ln

Length: 0.04 miles
Direction: E-W

Hendler Ln

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1216 to 1299

S Stricker St

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: N-S

S Carey St

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 14

S Calhoun St

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: N-S

S Mount St

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 9

Hollins St

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: E-W

N Franklintown Rd

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 632 to 799

N Gorman Ave

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 100 to 199

N Calverton Rd

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 20 to 39

Wilbron Ave

Length: 0.02 miles
Direction: N-S

Curfew Aly

Length: 0.02 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 600 to 699

Carson Ct

Length: 0.02 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 1100 to 1199

Railroad features:

Western Maryland Rlwy

Length: 2.18 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE

Penn Central RR

Length: 1.60 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
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