The neighborhood of Dorchester is located within the city of Baltimore, Maryland.
Dorchester offers a relaxed ambience and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. Most areas in this part of Baltimore are reasonably quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, although this neighborhood does not contain any parks, public green spaces are especially well-situated in nearby neighborhoods, which makes it easy to access them.
In Dorchester, around 40% of the dwellings are single detached homes, and the rest of the homes are mainly small apartment buildings, duplexes, and townhouses. This part of the city is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. The population residing in this area is evenly split between renters and owners. Most of the housing growth in this neighborhood happened before the 1960s.
The nearest grocery store in Dorchester is generally only a short walk away. Furthermore, a restaurant is often just around the corner. It is also a rather short distance to a reasonable choice of clothing stores. As far as education is concerned, it is a short walk to reach both primary and secondary schools from most properties for sale in Dorchester.
No matter the mode of transportation, it is quite easy to travel in Dorchester. The public transit network in this area is accessible. The neighborhood is linked by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most properties. Dorchester is also conducive to walking; many common errands can be run on foot. Moving around by bicycle is easy in Dorchester because there are a good number of bike lanes.