Canton Industrial Area is a neighborhood within Baltimore, Maryland.
As there are very few pedestrians, Canton Industrial Area is relatively quiet, although noise levels are higher closer to Interstate 95 or one of the railway lines. Parks aren't well-distributed, which makes them sometimes challenging to get to. Despite that, residents will be able to access green spaces in nearby neighborhoods.
In Canton Industrial Area, roughly two thirds of buildings are townhouses, and the remaining dwellings are mainly large apartment buildings. This neighborhood experienced its largest housing boom prior to the 1960s, so most of the available homes are from this era. This neighborhood has a good variety of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 60% of the dwellings in the neighborhood are occupied by renters and 40% are occupied by owners.
Some, but not all, house buyers in this area will reside within walking distance of the nearest grocery store. On the other hand, those who like to eat in restaurants will have a good number of options, and a limited selection of coffee shops is available as well. Concerning education, there are no high schools and no primary schools in Canton Industrial Area.
The car is very often the preferred way to navigate Canton Industrial Area. It is very easy to park, and most of the street infrastructure is made for driving. However, the public transit service in Canton Industrial Area is not very frequent. Nevertheless, home owners have access to a few bus lines, and most residences are close to a bus stop. There aren't many pedestrians out on the streets of this area, even though carrying out day-to-day needs is convenient. Getting around by bicycle is also challenging in Canton Industrial Area since there are very few bike lanes, and there are quite a few slopes. Nevertheless, certain enjoyable pockets for cycling exist.