Baltimore City, Maryland's history dates back to 1796. The city of Baltimore was incorporated as a municipality within Baltimore County. Baltimore City was named after Cecilius Calvert, Lord Baltimore, a member of the Irish House of Lords and the founding proprietor of the Maryland Colony.
Baltimore City is an independent city and is referred to as Baltimore City to set itself apart from the surrounding Baltimore County area. Baltimore City is the largest city in the state of Maryland and the 24th largest city in the U.S. Baltimore City is located centrally in Maryland along the Patapsco River, an arm of the Chesapeake Bay. It is located about 40 miles from Washington, DC and approximately 100 miles from Philadelphia.
According to the 2010 US Census, more than 620,900 people called Baltimore City, Maryland home. Itâs also known as the âCity of Firstsâ and âCharm Cityâ, and draws thousands of potential new home owners annually interested in having a high-quality lifestyle. Real estate investors and home buyers turn to the Baltimore City area to find attractive selections of industrial property, commercial real estate, and homes for sale.
Officially Baltimore City real estate is divided into nine geographical areas: Northern, Northwestern, Northeastern, Western, Central, Eastern, Southern, Southwestern and Southeastern. Local residents typically split the city into two sections: East or West Baltimore using Charles Street and Baltimore Street as dividing lines.
According to Baltimore City Census data, the average home price in Baltimore City, Maryland is $95,000. Homesale Realty is proud to bring you homes for sale and real estate properties located in Baltimore City, Maryland.
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