Searching for the best of suburban living, with easy access to all of the excitement in Baltimore? Glen Burnie, a Baltimore suburb located just south of the city, is definitely worth a closer look. The tree-lined streets of Glen Burnie reveal a fascinating history with classic homes, historic buildings, and notable residents spread throughout the suburb. With solid schools, a healthy economy, and quality homes in every price range, it's no surprise that Glen Burnie has experienced an impressive period of growth in recent years. That growth is set to continue, so now is the perfect time to find your home in Glen Burnie.
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The suburb of Glen Burnie includes 11 distinct neighborhoods, with a total estimated population 67,639 residents. Many of those residents have moved to the area quite recently, as Glen Burnie has grown at a very healthy pace of nearly 74 percent since the 2000 Census. The local economy is one of the big drivers of the suburb's recent growth. Residents enjoy a median household income of $57,322, and home values that keep pace with Maryland's very impressive averages. It's also a popular destination for young families with children, because it allows parents to work in Baltimore and come home to a quiet, suburban setting. Glen Burnie's average resident age of 35 years is more than three years below the Maryland average. Search the newest real estate listings in Glen Burnie, MD.
Schools in Glen Burnie are overseen by the Anne Arundel County Public School District which strives to offer an excellent education for every student in the district. The district's slogan of Elevating All Students... Eliminating the Gaps is a very apt description. The school system in Glen Burnie is quite large, with a healthy mix of public, private, and charter school options. Living near Baltimore also puts you on the doorstep of some of the region's best colleges, including Towson University, Johns Hopkins University, and the University of Baltimore.
Glen Burnie has a very diverse employment market, thanks to its close proximity to Baltimore. In Baltimore, you'll find a number of world-class medical facilities, highly ranked colleges, professional services firms, and large corporate employers. And there are plenty of great opportunities within Glen Burnie itself. Skilled laborers will love tapping into the local construction market, which is one of the area's leading industries thanks to the steady growth of Glen Burnie. There are also better than average opportunities to be found in healthcare, education, technical services, and manufacturing.
One of the best parts of living in Glen Burnie is that you'll have easy access to three great cities. You already know about Baltimore, but Glen Burnie is also close to the historic city of Annapolis, and the nation's capital in Washington, D.C. Of course, there's plenty to do right in Glen Burnie, as well. You'll enjoy a diverse collection of golf courses, including Compass Pointe, Rolling Road, and Chartwell Golf and Country Club. There are also some excellent wineries in the area, and fun wine trails to explore. And of course, there is no shortage of excellent seafood to be found throughout Glen Burnie and Baltimore.
Are you ready to start enjoying the perfect mix of suburban living and city life? Contact Berkshire Hathaway Homesale Realty to find all of the best homes for sale in Glen Burnie, MD.
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