Cockeysville is a suburban area in Baltimore County and is about 20 minutes from the city of Baltimore. It's a really quiet community and like living in the country. It's good to have a car to get around. There is a train system called the "Light Rail" that travels through the area if commuting to Baltimore for work or school. York Road is the main strip and runs through the town. The area's a good mix of people with different cultures and backgrounds.
There are many small businesses in the area and it's a great family environment. Living in Cockeysville is reminiscent of neighborhoods from a time long ago. You can usually see children playing outside at the parks and playgrounds. The crime rate is very low and the community is still relatively safe. You can find spacious apartments at good rates. Homes are reasonably priced and you can also find more pricey, upscale properties. Some of the best areas in Cockeysville are near neighboring Hunt Valley.
The areas amenities are limited, but the town is close to Baltimore for entertainment, shopping and dining. Interstate 83 runs through Cockeysville and will connect you to other roads and highways. There's an awesome trail available for walking, biking, and even horseback riding.