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Glen Burnie, MD

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Apartments in Glen Burnie MD

$1042-$2148

Chesapeake Glen
Beds: 1-3
Baths: 1-1.5

$1225-$1960

The Coves at Chesapeake
Beds: 2-3
Baths: 1-1.5

$860-$1540

Glen Ridge Apartments
Beds: 1-2
Baths: 1

$949-$1329

Americana Southdale
Beds: 1-3
Baths: 1-1.5

$1295-$1345

Creekside Village Apartments
Beds: 1
Baths: 1

$1161

Somerset Woods
Beds: 3
Baths: 1

Key City Stats

The average age of Glen Burnie, MD is
25 to 29
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  • Age Demographic of Renters
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • Male
  • 9.13%
  • 8.26%
  • 6.95%
  • Female
  • 9.14%
  • 7.57%
  • 5.71%
$1121
is average rent in Glen Burnie, MD
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  • Rent Range
  • $650 to $699
  • $700 to $749
  • $750 to $799
  • Percentage of household units
  • 0.86%
  • 2.68%
  • 2.81%
38.4%
of units are available for rent in Glen Burnie
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  • Vacancy Status
  • For Rent
  • Rented, not occupied
  • Other vacant
  • Housing Units
  • 639
  • 152
  • 426
Getting Around in Glen Burnie, MD

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The average commuter time in Glen Burnie is:
15 to 19 minutes
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  • Time Range
  • 25 to 29 minutes
  • 30 to 34 minutes
  • 35 to 39 minutes
  • Percentage of workers
  • 7.97%
  • 17.1%
  • 2.7%

Suburban History

The area known today as Glen Burnie began in 1812 as Glennsburne. District Attorney Elias Glenn named it this after establishing a county seat in the area. The property made its way along Glenn's descendants as time went on, changing from Glennsburne to Glennsbourne Farm to eventually Glenburnie. Before the name officially became Glen Burnie, it was even known as Tracey's Station after a local postmaster. Elias Glenn's grandson merged the property with his mining and manufacturing company in 1854, leading to the eventual gain of a large amount of land in the area. In 1888, Glenburnie was officially recognized as a state subdivision. The switch to Glen Burnie came in 1930 when it was changed by postmaster Louis DeAlba.

Education in Glen Bur

One of the first schools built in Glen Burnie came in 1899 by the name of First Avenue Elementary. Since then, the area has seen much in the development of its educational system and institutions. Glen Burnie is home to twelve reputable elementary schools, including George T. Cromwell Elementary and Richard Henry Lee Elementary, both of which have received recognition for their high levels of academic excellence. There are four middle schools and three high schools, including Old Mill Middle School, Marley Middle, and Glen Burnie High School. The suburb is also home to Monarch Academy. Whether you choose public or private schools, your children are sure to receive a world-class education in Glen Burnie.