Westfield is a neighborhood within Baltimore, Maryland.
The character of Westfield is exemplified by its relaxed environment. This neighborhood is quiet overall, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, although this part of Baltimore is not home to any parks, public green spaces are especially well-spread out in nearby neighborhoods, which makes it easy to reach them.
In Westfield, many of buildings are single detached homes, and the rest of the properties are mainly townhouses. Most of the housing growth in this neighborhood happened prior to the 1960s. This neighborhood has quite a good selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around three quarters of the population of this neighborhood own their home while the remainder are renters.
It is very often possible for property owners in Westfield to do groceries by walking. Furthermore, those who like to eat in restaurants will have a good number of opportunities. With respect to education, primary as well as high schools are straightforward to get to on foot from anywhere in Westfield.
Westfield is reasonably conducive to traveling on foot; most daily needs are convenient to meet by walking. Even though there are a fair number of bike lanes, commuting by bicycle is challenging in this neighborhood because cyclists encounter quite a few hills. The preferred approach to get around in Westfield is often driving. Parking is quite easy. On the other hand, the public transit system in Westfield is rather limited. Nevertheless, the neighborhood is linked by a few bus lines, and it is very easy to reach a nearby bus stop from most houses.