Severna Park, Maryland is ideally located in a way that provides a range of options that few cities can match. Both Baltimore and Washington D.C. are within a short, 30 minute drive of Severna Park, while the city also sits on the western shore of the Chesapeake Bay, so residents are able to take in all the natural beauty of the bay area, with the action of major metropolitan areas close by. As the 37,643 residents of Severna Park can attest, the city itself has much to offer in its own right.
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One of the things that sets the city apart from most other places in Maryland, and in the country as a whole, is the education level of its residents. Over 54 percent of Severna Park residents over the age of 25 possess at least a bachelor's degree. Close to 23 percent of residents also have a graduate or professional degree. Many of these residents work in white collar professions, with top executive positions, computer and IT specialists, and management positions making up a considerable portion of the local workforce. The education level of the population, combined with the availability of high-end employment, contribute to the strong $115,177 median household income for Severna Park. This compares favorably to the median of $70,004 in Maryland, and the median of $51,017 for the United States.
Severna Park is also an excellent place to raise a family. The area is home to a number of highly rated public and private schools, including Severna Park High, Benfield Elementary, and Ruth Parker Eason School. Overall, the city's schools score nine points of a possible ten on the city school ratings at GreatSchools, with many area schools scoring the full ten possible points. In addition, Severna Park is located near many colleges and universities, including Bowie State University, Coppin State University, the University of Baltimore, and the revered United States Naval Academy. Severna Park is also a very safe place for families, with a violent crime rate of 1.1 per 1,000 residents, well below the national median of 3.9.
With a prime location right on the water, it is no wonder that Severna Park is home to some beloved seafood establishments. Annapolis Seafood and the Annapolis Seafood Markets are two local favorites. In addition, food lovers will find great barbecue at Adam's Ribs, along with worldwide fare at Gourmet Asia and Kyoto Steakhouse. The Severna Park Shopping Center is a great place to spend a day shopping at favorite chain stores, while boutiques like The Cottage, Savvy, and Dress Barn are all great places for shoppers seeking those rare gems. The Chesapeake Bay also provides many great options for fishing, hiking, biking, and innumerable other outdoor activities.
Homes in Severna Park come in all shapes, sizes, and location. Many home buyers are naturally drawn to the many area homes located right on the Chesapeake Bay. While the natural views from these homes are of course stunning, the homes themselves also bring much to the table. All around Severna Park, you can find homes that bring traditional, southern beauty to all types of idyllic natural settings.
If you are ready to find the perfect home in Severna Park, Prudential Homesale YWGC Realty Group will help you through every step of the process with friendly, personal service, the most comprehensive listings in the area, and the desire to put you in the home of your dreams.
|2010 to 2012 Changeup 2.4%|
|Age Distribution (Years Old)|
|0 to 46.3%|
|5 to 1722.8%|
|18 to 6458.2%|
|65 and Older12.7%|
|White (not Hispanic)71.5%|
|Place of Birth|
|High School Graduate, Age 25+90.4%|
|Bachelor's Degree or Higher, Age 25+36.3%|
|English is Second Language, Age 5+10.1%|
|English is First Language, Age 5+89.9%|
|Per Capita Income$39,857|
|Median Household Income$85,690|
|People in Poverty5.5%|
|Average Work Commute Time30 minutes|
|Total Housing Units214,520|
|Average Household Size2.61|
|Owner-Occupied Median Value$361,700|
|New Private Housing Issued 20121,595|
|Years at Residence|
|1 Year or More86.6%|
|Less Than 1 Year13.4%|
|Business and Employment|
|Private non-farm Establishments13,370|
|Private non-farm Employment203,465|
|Private non-farm Employment Growthup 1.7%|
|Number of Firms49,600|
|Business Ownership by Ethnicity and Gender|
|Value of Shipments$3,610,107,000|
|Accommodation and Food Services$18,491|
|Sales Per Capita$1,288,086,000|
|Land Area414.90 sq. miles|
|Population Per Square Mile1,296|
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