Towns in Maryland to steer clear of as they possess high crime rates.
Towns In Maryland To Avoid
According to an article by OnlyInYourState, towns in Maryland that were mentioned in the said article have been ranked based on their crime rates. The top five towns in Maryland with the highest crime rates are Baltimore, Ocean City, Elkton, Pocomoke City, and Salisbury.
The chances of being a victim of a violent crime in these towns in Maryland range from 1 in 70 to 1 in 89. It is noted that crime rates in some towns in Maryland such as Ocean City and Salisbury tend to increase during the summer.
Popular Beach Towns In Maryland
Redfin’s article highlights the popular beach towns in Maryland, including Annapolis, Betterton, Chesapeake Beach, Crisfield, and North Beach.
Annapolis, one of the towns in Maryland, despite not having beaches, offers various oceanfront locations to explore as well as museums and historical landmarks. Betterton, a charming town with a population of around 290, is known for its beautiful Betterton Beach.
Chesapeake Beach, home to around 6,500 residents, has several beaches to enjoy, such as Bayfront Beach and Brownies Beach. Crisfield offers beautiful Wellington Beach and the opportunity to go fishing or try local restaurants.
North Beach, a charming coastal town with about 2,200 residents, features stunning beaches like North Beach and parks like Wetlands Overlook and Sunrise Gardens.