Upton is a neighborhood in Baltimore, Maryland.
Upton offers a variety of experiences for home buyers who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time outdoors. This part of Baltimore has a large number of streets for those looking for a dynamic vibe. Even though there is a narrow selection of entertainment venues, the streets are almost always busy with people, and with the bars in nearby neighborhoods, it is easy to find a place to grab a drink because they are generally located close by. Pennsylvania Avenue is among the most lively streets in this neighborhood. There are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to check out and they are especially well-located, which results in them being easy to access from the majority of locations within Upton.
In Upton, about 45% of the dwellings are townhouses, whereas the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. A majority of the housing growth in this area happened pre-1960. This neighborhood offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Renters occupy roughly 80% of the units in the neighborhood and 20% are occupied by owners.
It is a very short walk to reach primary as well as high schools from most houses for sale in Upton. With respect to food, it is usually feasible for property owners in this part of the city to purchase general and specialty groceries by walking. Furthermore, there are approximately 10 restaurants and a few cafes to benefit from in Upton. House buyers have access to a good number of clothing stores within walking distance.
Regardless of the mode of transportation, it is easy to move around in this neighborhood. This part of Baltimore has a very good public transit system. More precisely, rapid transit stations, including Upton Station on the Metro SubwayLink, are not very far away from the bulk of houses in the neighborhood. The neighborhood is connected by a few bus lines, and it is especially convenient to get to a nearby bus stop from most properties. Active people will also appreciate the especially pedestrian-friendly character of Upton; running daily errands is very easy on foot, and various businesses are very nearby. Bicycling is convenient in Upton as the cycling network is extensive.