Cross Country is a neighborhood in Baltimore, Maryland.
Cross Country is a fairly good neighborhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a calm ambience. Most areas in this part of Baltimore are quiet, as the streets are generally reasonably tranquil. Finally, green spaces, including Western Run Park, are very well-distributed and there are a few of them close by for residents to relax in, making them easy to access from a lot of locations in Cross Country.
Large apartment buildings are the most common housing type, representing about half of buildings in Cross Country, and the remaining properties are mainly small apartment buildings and single detached homes. The median year of construction for properties in this neighborhood is 1962. This part of Baltimore also has a good variety of housing size options - it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around two thirds of the units in the neighborhood are occupied by home owners while the rest are rented.
The nearest grocery store in this area is usually only a reasonably short walk away. There are also a limited number of choices for those who cherish restaurants within walking distance. With regards to education, both primary and secondary schools are very easy to get to on foot from most homes for sale in Cross Country.
Cross Country is a fairly pleasant part of Baltimore for pedestrians; many daily errands can be run without the use of a car. On the other hand, traveling by bicycle is at times challenging in this part of Baltimore as there are a limited number of bike lanes, and the topography is not particularly flat. The public transit system in this area is not very convenient. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines traversing the neighborhood, and most houses are very close to a bus stop. However, a car is a fairly good mode of transportation in Cross Country. Finding a place to park is quite easy.