The neighborhood of Medford is situated in the city of Baltimore, Maryland.
Medford offers an extensive selection of green spaces to enjoy, despite its sometimes busy feel. Although this part of Baltimore is not home to any parks, green spaces are especially well-situated in nearby neighborhoods, making them easy to get to. Lastly, this area is relatively quiet, since there are few people out and about on the streets, although there can be higher levels of noise for those who are near Interstate 95.
In Medford, the majority of the dwellings are townhouses, while large apartment buildings and single detached homes are the main alternatives in the housing stock. This neighborhood has quite a good selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly two thirds of the population of this neighborhood rent their home while the rest are owners. This area experienced its main housing boom prior to the 1960s, so most of the available housing stock is from this era.
It is generally an option for home buyers in Medford to do groceries on foot. Moreover, those who are fond of dining in restaurants or cafes will have a good number of opportunities in Medford. With regards to education, both primary and secondary schools are convenient to access on foot from any location in this part of Baltimore.
This area will attract physically active home buyers as it is suitable for walking; running daily errands is convenient. Medford is also reasonably suited for cycling because there are a fair number of bike lanes. Medford is not very transit friendly. Thankfully, home owners are served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are generally nearby. In contrast, a car is a great medium of transportation in Medford. It is a very short car ride to the nearest highway, such as Interstate 95, from any home in this neighborhood, and it is straightforward to park.