Washington Hill is a neighborhood within Baltimore, Maryland.
Washington Hill has a character that appeals to a fairly diverse group of people. The noise levels in Washington Hill are low, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Although the neighborhood does not contain any green spaces, parks are especially well-situated in nearby neighborhoods, which makes them easy to reach from the majority of locations within the neighborhood. Lastly, this area has a very large number of places to discover. Despite the fact that there is a narrow selection of entertainment venues, there are often many people around, and with the bars in nearby neighborhoods, it is very easy to find a place to grab a drink since they are generally located very close by. Caroline Street is among the most active streets in this area.
Around 55% of the dwellings are townhouses, making it easy to find townhouses in Washington Hill, and the rest of the properties are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. This part of Baltimore also has a good variety of housing size options; homes range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 70% of the population of this neighborhood rent their home and 30% are owners. Most housing in this part of Baltimore was built prior to the 1960s, during its most significant housing boom.
It is a very short walk to access both primary and secondary schools from most houses for sale in this part of the city. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found. When it comes to food, home buyers in this part of Baltimore will be pleased to learn that a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away. Additionally, those who like to eat out won't have to walk far in Washington Hill, where about 10 restaurants and 0 coffee shops can be found. It is also convenient to access a selection of clothing stores on foot.
This area is an excellent neighborhood when it comes to traveling without driving. Washington Hill is very transit friendly. For instance, the neighborhood is linked by a few bus lines, and it is very easy to get to a nearby bus stop from most residences. Active house buyers will also be pleased with the especially walk-friendly character of Washington Hill; most daily errands can be run without having to use a vehicle, and a variety of businesses are very close by. The bike is a good means of transportation in this part of Baltimore as the cycling infrastructure is great.