The neighborhood of Gwynns Falls - Leakin Park is located in the city of Baltimore, Maryland.
Gwynns Falls - Leakin Park is a very good neighborhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a relaxed atmosphere. This part of the city is reasonably quiet overall, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case near the railway line. Lastly, parks, such as Leakin Park and Gwynns Falls Park, are especially well-spread out and there are a few of them nearby for residents to explore, making it very easy to access them from the majority of locations in this part of Baltimore.
Townhouses are the predominant housing type, representing the majority of buildings in Gwynns Falls - Leakin Park, while large apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. This neighborhood has quite a good variety of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy around 60% of the dwellings in Gwynns Falls - Leakin Park while the remainder are rented. Most of the housing growth in this neighborhood happened before the 1960s.
It is generally feasible for property owners in this area to do their grocery shopping by walking. In terms of education, in Gwynns Falls - Leakin Park, locals will typically be able to access both primary and secondary schools by walking.
This part of Baltimore is reasonably cycling-friendly since the bicycling infrastructure is excellent. Gwynns Falls - Leakin Park is also quite conducive to walking; many daily errands can be run on foot. Public transit riders may find few options in this part of Baltimore due to the low service level. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighborhood, and most homes are near a bus stop. On the other hand, the favored method to get around in this part of the city is usually a car. It is very easy to park.