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Living in Towson

Towson has an average Walk Score of 49 with 55,197 residents.

Towson has some public transportation and does not have many bike lanes.

The most walkable Towson neighborhoods are Towson Manor Village, Anneslie and Rodgers Forge.

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Walk Score of Towson, MD

Towson is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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Towson Town Center

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The Glen Dining Hall

Most errands require a car in Towson.

Towson Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for Berkshires at Town Center in the Towson area
from $1,241
Walk Score 92
Rental info for Winthrop in the Towson area
from $1,524
Walk Score 91
Rental info for The Southerly in the Towson area
from $1,635
1 bed
Walk Score 91
Rental info for Versailles Apartment in the Towson area
from $1,600
1 bed
Walk Score 32
Rental info for Elkridge Estates in the Towson area
from $1,362
1 bed
Walk Score 13
Rental info for The Quarters at Towson Town Center in the Towson area
from $1,146
Rental info for Towson Promenade in the Towson area
from $1,311
1 bed
Walk Score 96

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Towson Neighborhoods




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1 Towson Manor Village 73 52 52 796
2 Anneslie 63 44 44 1,507
3 Rodgers Forge 54 45 48 4,067
4 Southland Hills 49 42 27 1,114
5 Stoneleigh 48 43 43 1,445
6 West Towson 41 42 34 1,277
7 Wiltondale 41 45 32 973
8 Idlewydle 33 42 28 1,717
9 Ruxton 19 13 16 3,637

Eating & Drinking

There are about 236 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Towson.

People in Towson can walk to an average of 4 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for Charles Village Pub & PatioGreat place to have a beer and some great bar food. Totally remodeled after the fire this is definitely a place to come if you are in Towson. The outside deck is great on Summer nights.

John Maranto
on Charles Village Pub & Patio

Transit Score of Towson, MD

Towson has Some Transit

A few nearby public transportation options. Find Towson apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Towson has some public transportation and about 8 bus and 1 light rail lines.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Towson on public transit.

Bike Score of Towson, MD

Towson is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.


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Hawkins Hall

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College of Liberal Arts

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University Union Towson

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Dowelling Health Center

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Albert S Cook Library

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thumbnail for El Rodeo Tex-Mex Cantina & GrillMexican in Towson. Cool bar, good food, and outdoor seating. They also have a mariachi band that plays on Friday nights from 7 to 9

John Maranto
on El Rodeo Tex-Mex Cantina & Grill

thumbnail for THB Bagels & Deli of TowsonThis is the best place to get bagels outside of New York. Their bacon egg and cheese on an everything bagel will keep you full all day. It gets packed on the weekends but the line moves quickly

John Maranto
on THB Bagels & Deli of Towson

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