The municipality of Fountainhead-Orchard Hills, Maryland is located in the Hagerstown metropolitan area.
The noise levels in Fountainhead-Orchard Hills are reasonably low, as the streets are calm - although that is not the case near the railway line or Maryland Veterans Memorial Highway.
About 30% of properties in Fountainhead-Orchard Hills were built pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1990s. The predominant housing types in this municipality are single detached homes and row houses. Around three quarters of the population of this municipality own their home while renters make up the remainder. This part of the Hagerstown metropolitan area also has quite a good choice of unit sizes - homes range from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
It is often an option for property owners in Fountainhead-Orchard Hills to shop for their groceries by walking. A limited number of restaurants and cafes can be found as well. When it comes to education, there are no high schools and no primary schools in this part of the Hagerstown metropolitan area.
The car is very often the best transportation option in this municipality. The majority of houses for sale are a reasonably short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Maryland Veterans Memorial Highway, and it is very easy to park. However, walking is not very convenient for property owners in Fountainhead-Orchard Hills as running common errands is difficult on foot.