Ballenger Creek, MD is 54 miles from Baltimore, MD. Its total area is 10.8 square miles. The Ballenger Creek eventually flows into the Potomac River watershed. Sometimes, Frederick is also lumped with Ballenger Creek.
Tuscara High School, Ballenger Creek Middle School, Crestwood Middle School, Ballenger Creek Elementary School and Orchard Grove Elementary School provide education in this area. If you like hiking, you might want to check out the Ballenger Creek Linear Trail. You can find plenty of restaurants nearby in Fredericks, Maryland. These include Cafe Nola, Volt and Monacacy Crossing. Monacacy is named after the local Monacacy River. If you want a special dessert making establishment, The Perfect Truffle is ideal.
The cost of living and crime are both high in Ballenger Creek. Due to its location on the Interstate 270 corridor, there are plenty of good jobs. These include employment at the Frederick Research Park, Stanford Industrial Park, Westview South, Wedgewood Business Park, Frederick Corporate Park and 270 Technology Park.