The neighborhood of Mount Vernon is located in the city of Baltimore, Maryland.
Mount Vernon offers a variety of experiences for home buyers who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time outdoors. There are a very large number of things to do in this part of Baltimore to discover. The streets are usually busy with people, there is a reasonably good selection of entertainment venues, and with the nightlife venues in nearby neighborhoods, it is very easy to find a place to grab a drink as they are generally located around the corner. Public green spaces are easy to reach since there are a few of them close by for residents to check out.
Most homes in Mount Vernon were built before the 1960s, during its most significant housing boom. In this part of the city, about 60% of the dwellings are large apartment buildings, and the rest of the properties are mainly small apartment buildings. Renters occupy roughly 85% of the properties in Mount Vernon and 15% are occupied by owners. This area also has a selection of housing size options - there is a higher proportion of one bedroom homes in this neighborhood.
It is especially convenient to get to both a general and a specialty grocery store on foot from most houses for sale in this area. Furthermore, there are about 40 restaurants and approximately 10 cafes to benefit from in Mount Vernon. It is also easy to reach a number of clothing stores on foot, for example on Charles Street. Concerning education, it is a very short walk to access both primary and secondary schools from most homes for sale in Mount Vernon. Residents are served by public and private high schools.
Mount Vernon will please home owners that appreciate a diversity of modes of transportation. Many of the houses for sale in this part of Baltimore are located in places that are very well-suited for traveling on foot; most daily errands can be run on foot, and various businesses are very close by. It is also convenient to travel by bicycle in Mount Vernon since the cycling network is very good. Thanks to about 10 nearby bus lines, the public transit system in this part of the city is especially convenient. This area is also quite car friendly. Nearby highways, such as Jones Falls Expressway, are very easy to reach from anywhere in Mount Vernon.