The neighborhood of Saint Agnes is located within the city of Baltimore, Maryland.
There are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Saint Agnes, despite its sometimes busy ambience. Although this part of the city does not contain any public green spaces, parks are very well-situated in nearby neighborhoods, resulting in them being very easy to get to from most locations within this neighborhood. This neighborhood remains relatively quiet, since there are few pedestrians; however noise levels are higher closer to the railway line.
Large apartment buildings are the most common housing type, representing about 45% of the dwellings in Saint Agnes, while the remainder are mainly townhouses. A majority of the housing growth in this neighborhood occurred pre-1960. This part of Baltimore has a choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Renters occupy about 55% of the dwellings in the neighborhood while the remainder are occupied by owners.
Property owners in Saint Agnes will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a very short walk away. Likewise, this part of Baltimore is a fairly good place in which to go out to eat. As far as education is concerned, residents will find that no matter where their home is situated in Saint Agnes, both primary and secondary schools are close by.
Most homes for sale in this neighborhood are located in places that are quite well-suited for traveling on foot; many common errands can be run on foot. In contrast, it is difficult to move around by bike in Saint Agnes because the bicycling infrastructure is somewhat poor, and there are quite a few slopes. Getting around by transit can be occasionally challenging in this area due to the service's low frequency. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines, and most properties are very close to a bus stop. In contrast, the preferred way to move around in this neighborhood is very often driving. Coming across a parking spot is easy, and most houses for sale are a short drive from the nearest highway.