Nicknamed "Chrome City", Glen Burnie, MD is a populous suburb of Baltimore. New townhome constructions unite into friendly communities, while neighborhoods of single family homes offer lawns perfect for barbecues and football games. In classic colonial styles, these houses contain shiny new appliances, bright windows and spacious garages. These characteristics, along with their access to amenities like pools and playgrounds, make the houses of Glen Burnie the embodiment of comfort and fun.
Glen Burnie spans across 18 square miles. Within these limits rest nearly any option for shopping, dining or healthcare you might need. Many communities are nestled within the Glen Burnie dominion. Oakview Village is a neighborhood of new townhouses. These castle-like 3-level homes are located just minutes from exciting stores and restaurants. Tanyard Cove is another new construction neighborhood located along the Curtis Creek, a tributary of the Patapsco River. The neighborhood’s streets are dappled with comfortable houses that have cozy fireplaces, granite countertops and beautiful curb appeal. Both of these neighborhoods, and many others, offer access to clubhouses, swimming pools and basketball and tennis courts. Many of the streets connect to picturesque hiking trails, including the Baltimore and Annapolis rail trail, which comes to its end in Glen Burnie before connecting to the BWI Trail Loop.
There is no shortage of employment options for Glen Burnie residents. The nearby cities of Baltimore and Washington, DC offer a wealth of job opportunities, and additional options are available at Fort Meade and the National Security Agency. The local Motor Vehicle Administration office is another large employer for the city, as is the local branch of Anne Arundel Community College. BWI Airport is just minutes from Glen Burnie, and its vast size creates a wide array of jobs. Both the University of Maryland Medical System and the Anne Arundel Medical System have branches in the city, and these offer many opportunities for medical, maintenance and administrative careers. Glen Burnie’s convenient location and friendly neighborhoods make it a model city to call home.