The neighborhood of Penn North is located in the city of Baltimore, Maryland.
Penn North offers a variety of experiences for those who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time in green spaces. It is very easy to find bustling streets in this area. Even though this part of Baltimore is not known for its nightlife, there are very often a large number of people around. There are a few parks close by for residents to relax in and they are very well-located, which makes it very easy to reach them.
About two thirds of the population of this neighborhood rent their home whereas owners make up the remainder. Townhouses are the predominant housing type, representing most of buildings in this neighborhood, and the rest of the dwellings are mainly small apartment buildings. A majority of the housing growth in this part of the city took place pre-1960. This neighborhood is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes.
House buyers in Penn North will be pleased to learn that a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away. Furthermore, there is typically a restaurant or cafe just around the corner. It is also convenient to access a number of clothing stores on foot. Regarding education, both primary and secondary schools are especially convenient to reach on foot from most homes for sale in this part of Baltimore.
Penn North affords house buyers the choice between various means of transportation. This part of the city benefits from a very good public transit infrastructure. Rapid transit stations, including Penn North Station with access to the Metro SubwayLink, are not very far from most properties in the neighborhood. There are a few bus lines passing through the neighborhood, and it is very easy to reach a nearby bus stop from most residences. Active house buyers will also enjoy the especially walk-friendly character of Penn North; most daily errands can be run without needing to resort to a car, and many businesses are reasonably nearby. This part of Baltimore is quite cycling-friendly since the bicycling infrastructure is very good.