Halethorpe is an unincorporated community situated in the Baltimore metropolitan area, which is part of Maryland, United States.
There are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Halethorpe. It is easy to reach parks in the unincorporated community since there are approximately 10 of them nearby for residents to visit. Finally, this part of the Baltimore metropolitan area remains relatively quiet, thanks to the presence of very few pedestrians.
In Halethorpe, around half of the dwellings are single detached homes, whereas the rest are mainly townhouses. A majority of the housing growth in this unincorporated community occurred before the 1960s. This unincorporated community also has a variety of unit sizes; there is a higher proportion of three bedroom homes in this part of the Baltimore metropolitan area. Home owners occupy around two thirds of the units in Halethorpe while the remainder are rented.
It is easy to reach the nearest grocery store by walking in Halethorpe. 1st Avenue is among the best streets for food stores. There are also over 50 restaurants and cafes in this unincorporated community. With respect to education, it is a reasonably short walk to get to primary schools from any location in Halethorpe. However, house buyers may find it difficult to access high schools as a pedestrian. Locals have the choice between public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level.
Traveling by car is especially convenient in Halethorpe. Most real estate listings are a short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 195, and it is very easy to find a place to park. However, Halethorpe is not an especially convenient part of the Baltimore metropolitan area for moving around by public transit. Nevertheless, property owners can depend on the St Denis Station and Halethorpe Station with access to the Camden Line. There are a few bus lines passing through the unincorporated community, and bus stops are not very far away from most residences. It is at times challenging for people walking to move around in Halethorpe since few daily needs can be met on foot.