The neighborhood of Lauraville is located in the city of Baltimore, Maryland.
The character of Lauraville is exemplified by its relaxed environment. Public green spaces, like Herring Run Park and Mount Pleasant Park, are very well-distributed and there are a few of them close by for residents to enjoy, making it very easy to get to them. This neighborhood is also good for those who need a quiet atmosphere, as the streets are usually quite tranquil.
The main housing types in Lauraville are single detached homes and townhouses. This neighborhood also has quite a good selection of housing size options; houses range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About three quarters of the units in the neighborhood are occupied by home owners whereas the rest are rented. A majority of the housing growth in this part of the city occurred prior to the 1960s.
In Lauraville, locals will generally be able to access primary as well as high schools on foot. Regarding food, it is very often an option for property owners in Lauraville to do groceries by walking. In addition, a restaurant is commonly just around the corner.
Lauraville is a fairly convenient part of Baltimore for pedestrians; running common errands is easy on foot. Despite the fact that the cycling network is reasonably good, it is sometimes challenging to commute by bike in this area because bicycling is rendered difficult by the typically steep terrain. Moving around by car is convenient in this part of Baltimore. Parking is quite easy. However, Lauraville is not an especially pleasant part of Baltimore for getting around by public transit. Nonetheless, the neighborhood is served by a few bus lines, and most houses are very close to a bus stop.