Towson, MD Overview

Baltimore County’s seat of government and its largest population center also serves as the commercial hub for the many smaller surrounding communities.  Towson is home to a growing number of businesses and also hosts many of the region’s attractions and social activities.  Once a small town, Towson is characterized as a growing metropolis just 20 minutes from downtown Baltimore via express bus service.  Many neighborhoods and residential communities have sprung around Towson, providing a wide range of housing styles and settings.  Everything from brick colonials on tree-shaded streets to elegant Tudors on deep country lots can be found in this area.  Towson State University and nearby Goucher College provide both intellectual and cultural enrichment.  The bustling downtown district features unique shops, wonderful restaurants, and a modern library. Even city center offers an attractive selection of homes and condominiums. 

Summary

Population Growth (since 2000) 13%
Population Density (ppl / mile) 4,127.00
Household Size (ppl) 2.206
Households w/ Children 24%

Housing Stability

Annual Residential Turnover 17%
5+ Years in Residency 41%
Median Year in Residency 3.99

Housing Inventory

Towson, MD Housing Inventory 13,442 1,693 9,222 13,442 1,693 9,222

Market Overview

61 listings with an estimated median price of $449,999

Price Count
$0 - 100K 1
$100K - 200K 5
$200K - 300K 15
$300K - 400K 4
$400K - 500K 14
$500K - 600K 4
$600K - 700K 3
$700K - 800K 3
$900K - 1M 1
$1M - Max 11
Property Type Count
Single Family 31
Townhouse 15
Condo 8
Commercial 4
Rental 11
Lots and Land 3

(Data as of 7/5/2020)

Population Demographics

The population of the community broken down by age group. The numbers at the top of each bar indicate the number of people in the age bracket below.

Towson, MD Population Demographics

Total: 58,377

Households:22,664

Median Age: 33.60

Climate and Weather

The Temperature chart displays average high and low values for January and July, and is designed to provide an indication of both seasonal and daily temperature variability. The Weather Risk Index indicates the calculated risk of each type of weather event occurring in the future. This risk is based on historical localized storm events and weather patterns. The national average for each type of weather event equals a score of 100, so a score of 200 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 50 would represent half the risk of the national average.

Temperature (degrees F)

Towson, MD Temperature

Weather Risk

Towson, MD Weather Risk

Education

The Community Educational Index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau's Socioeconomic Status (SES) elements. Factors used in creating the index below are income, educational achievement, and occupation of persons within the selected ZIP code. Since this index is based on the population of an entire Zip code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

Education Climate Index

Towson, MD Education Climate Index

Highest Education Level Attained

Towson, MD Highest Education Level Attained 5,862 5,096 1,497 1,203 750 11,296 10,405 5,862 5,096 1,497 1,203 750 11,296 10,405

Employment and Finance

Workforce

Towson, MD Workforce

Income by dollar range (Median Income: $75,126)

Towson, MD Income by dollar range 1,324 799 783 780 914 745 823 746 598 1,565 2,235 2,943 2,255 1,871 2,250 816 1,118 99

Fair Market Rents

The Fair Market Rents show average gross rent estimates based on figures provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

Studio
$851
One Bedroom
$1,033
Two Bedroom
$1,298
Three Bedroom
$1,663
Four Bedroom
$1,934

Smoking Ban

The Smoking Ban data indicates whether an area has a smoking ban in place for workplaces, restaurants or bars. This information represents that of the search area and may not reflect that of the whole County or State.

Workplaces
Yes
Restaurants
Yes
Bars
Yes

Crime

The Crime Index compares the risk or probability of future occurrence of certain types of crime in this community as compared to the national average. The national average for each type of crime equals a score of 1.0, so a score of 2.0 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 0.50 would represent half the risk of the national average.

Towson, MD Crime

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