Best Home Security Companies in Baltimore
Baltimore was founded in 1729. It was the second largest port of entry for legal immigrants in early america as it was a center for manufacturing. Baltimore is the second largest seaport in the Mid-Atlantic. Baltimore is known as "the city of neighborhoods" as it is a city that has hundreds of districts. Many notable people throughout history are also from Baltimore, including: Edgar Allan Poe, Edith Hamilton, Fredrick Douglas, H.L. Mencken, James Eubie Blake, Billie Holiday, John Waters and Babe Ruth, among many others. Nearly 25% of jobs in the Baltimore area are in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
Baltimore is the largest city in Maryland and the 29th most populous city in the United States. Census estimates show the population of Baltimore to be 621,849 residents in the city proper and 2.7 million in the Baltimore metropolitan area.
Baltimore is the 6th most dangerous major city in the United States in terms of Violent crime, 4th most dangerous for murder and robbery. 2014 statistics show that for every 100,000 residents, 1,338 were victims of violent crime, 34 were murdered, 39 raped, 590 were robbed, 676 were victims of property crime, 1,111 were burglarized and 2,888 were victims of larceny/theft.
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