Characterized as a rural community, Fallston features a selection of spacious, single-family homes on generous lots. Equestrians will appreciate the availability of horse farms in this scenic and open area where land for new construction is still plentiful. Several shopping malls and centers are located in close proximity to Fallston, adding convenience to the relaxed pace of country living. Fallston has managed to avoid an influx of major businesses or industry, preserving the community as rural and residential. Surrounded by housing developments with homes that are primarily large and upscale, the Fallston area serves as a “bedroom” community for Baltimore County and Baltimore City. Commuting to Baltimore is convenient via Interstate 95, which offers several park-and-ride lots. Private express bus service is also available. The Fallston community has developed a number of recreational programs, and several excellent school sports facilities are also available for public use.