City in Maryland
Baltimore is a major city in Maryland with a long history as an important seaport. Fort McHenry, birthplace of the U.S. national anthem, “The Star-Spangled Banner,” sits at the mouth of Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. Today, this harbor area offers shops, upscale crab shacks and attractions like the Civil War–era warship the USS Constellation and the National Aquarium, showcasing thousands of marine creatures.
Baltimore is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Maryland, fourth most populous city in the Mid-Atlantic, and the 30th most populous city in the ...
County: None (Independent city)
State: Maryland
Founded: July 30, 1729
Named for: The 2nd Baron Baltimore (1605–1675)
People also ask
Why is Baltimore popular?
There are plenty of things to do in Baltimore, thanks to its thriving arts culture, world-class sports teams, and unmatched museums. Most Americans wouldn't consider Charm City (a common nickname) a major place to visit, but its spectacular waterfront views and rich history make this city a must to explore.
Is Baltimore a good city to live in?
An Affordable East Coast City with a Growing Job Market At 20% less expensive than the state average, Baltimore's cost of living makes this Maryland city an amazing place to live on the East Coast. Baltimore's affordability extends to its housing market, as well.
What do you call people from Baltimore?
People who live in Baltimore City are known as Baltimoreons (note the "e"). You say "Baltimorons" at your peril. Sort of the same way people in Maine are called Mainers and not Maniacs.
What percent Baltimore is black?
Just over 63% of Baltimore's population is black and here are some of the stunning disparities they face.
Baltimore has everything you need for the perfect indulgent getaway, from cushy accommodations to relaxing spas. Treat yourself to something special. Explore.
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