Odenton 72 Excellent
Odenton Livability #115 ranked city in Maryland#10,442 ranked city in the USARanks better than 64% of areas
A+ Odenton Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Odenton Cost of Living Cost of living is 4% higher than Maryland
12525% more expensive than the US average
12121% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Odenton cost of living
D+ Odenton Crime Total crime is 5% lower than Maryland
Total crime
2,3738% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 438% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-9%Year over year crime is down
Odenton crime
B+ Odenton Employment Household income is 28% higher than Maryland
Median household income
$97,33776% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$44,50549% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
4%24% lower than the US average
Odenton employment
F Odenton Housing Home value is 6% higher than Maryland
Median home value
$309,20067% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,75485% higher than the US average
Home ownership
70%10% higher than the US average
Odenton real estate or Odenton rentals
B Odenton Schools HS graduation rate is 8% higher than Maryland
High school grad. rates
93%12% higher than the US average
School test scores
56%14% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
17:17% higher than the US average
Odenton K-12 schools
A- Odenton User Ratings There are a total of 2 ratings in Odenton
Overall user rating
79% 2 total ratings
User reviews rating
80% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
75% 1 total surveys
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Living in Odenton, MD

Odenton, Maryland is a medium-sized city with a population of 39,759 residents. Odenton is known to be family friendly as more than 75% of the population has already tied the knot. It might also be worth noting that 50% of residents also have children under the age of 18. When traveling to work, spending unnecessary time in your vehicle is not ideal. Across all of America, the average one way 26 is commute time minutes, unfortunately, living in Odenton offers up a higher than average one way commute time of 31 minutes.

Without the right tools, relocating to any new town can be very stressful and challenging. Living in Odenton, Maryland could be a great experience for anyone who puts in the effort to do the research required. Using the livability score which includes data from categories like cost of living, education, employment, you can easily compare the best places to live in Odenton and also determine if there are any nearby cities that might be a better match for your lifestyle. You can also compare Odenton to Maryland and the national average.

Odenton, MD receives 69 out of 100 for its livability score; this results in a ranking of #138 in Maryland and #12,573 in the USA. If we consider each of the categories individually, we see that Odenton ranks well for amenities (A+), education (B) and employment (B+). Odenton does not rank well for the following: cost of living (F) and housing (F). It might be a good idea to take a closer look at each category to find out why.

Conveniently located amenities and interesting attractions are a great way to continuously enjoy Odenton on a regular basis. Knowing that there are an abundance of amenities and things to do can ensure that you always have access to nearby grocery stores, restaurants and coffee shops.

Being close to public transportation, grocery stores, parks and other conveniences are all important when weighing your options for a new home in Odenton. Before you determine if any of these amenities are available in the area, you will also want to know if the real estate prices in Odenton are affordable. Median real estate prices in Odenton come in at $309,200, which is 6.5% higher than the Maryland average. The home price to income ratio compares the median home prices to the median household income. In Odenton, the home price to income ratio is 3.2, which is 15.8% lower than the Maryland average. Real estate appreciation rates in Odenton are important to consider, as they can act as a guide to determine if your new home purchase will be a solid investment going forward. During the last twelve months, the appreciation rate for Odenton homes comes in at 1.7%, and the 5 year appreciation rates were 3.2%.

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      Source: The Odenton, MD data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).