The neighborhood of Charles Village can be found in the city of Baltimore, Maryland.
Charles Village is a great neighborhood for those who enjoy both indoor and outdoor activities. Overall, it is very easy to find vibrant places in this part of the city. Even though the nightlife is quiet, there are crowds of people around most of the time. Green spaces, like Wyman Park, are especially well-distributed and there are a few of them nearby for residents to visit, making them easy to get to.
Large apartment buildings are the most common housing type, representing around 40% of the dwellings in Charles Village, while small apartment buildings and townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. A majority of the housing growth in this area happened prior to the 1960s. This part of Baltimore offers mainly lofts and one bedroom homes. About 80% of the population of this neighborhood rent their home and 20% are owners.
It is especially convenient to get to both a general and a specialty grocery store on foot from most houses for sale in Charles Village. Likewise, there are around 40 restaurants and a few coffee shops to benefit from in this part of the city. Residents benefit from a fair number of nearby clothing stores, for instance along Ware Street. With regards to education, in this area, residents will almost always be able to access both primary and secondary schools on foot. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.
No matter the means of transportation, it is convenient to get around in Charles Village. This part of the city is quite transit friendly. For example, house owners have access to a few bus lines, and bus stops are generally nearby. Walking is also very practical for property owners in Charles Village; most daily errands can be run without the use of a vehicle, and various businesses are quite close by. Bicycling is convenient in Charles Village because there are many bike lanes.