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What Renters Like and Dislike

What Renters Like and Dislike About Dorsey Search Ellicott City

There is a park nearby, which is a good place for the elderly and children to play on weekends. McDonald's is also a must-go place for children

I love that my neighborhood is close to so many things. I can easily drive to the mall or walk to the grocery store. There are 4 or 5 restaurants and one coffee shop I can walk to

It is a wonderful place to raise children. You can also age in place where neighbor will look after you. It is convenient to medical facilities.

There is a reta's close by where I can go whenever I want we have a huge back yard to play around in

Who Lives Here

Dorsey Search Ellicott City Demographics

Education

High School

7%

Associate's

12%

Bachelor's

24%

Master's

20%

Doctorate

38%

Family Size

2 people

43%

3 people

26%

4 people

23%

5 people

4%

6+ people

4%

Household Income

0-50k

15%

50-100k

22%

100-150k

21%

150-200k

18%

200k+

24%

Age

0-10

10%

10-20

13%

20-45

25%

45-65

28%

65+

24%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Dorsey Search Ellicott City?

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
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Nov '23$985$1082$1269-
Oct '23$985$1082$1269-
Sep '23$985$1082$1269-
Aug '23$985$1082$1269-
Jul '23$985$1082$1269-
Jun '23$985$1082$1269-
May '23$985$1082$1269-
Apr '23$985$1082$1269-
Mar '23$985$1082$1269-
Feb '23$985$1082$1269-
Jan '23$985$1082$1269-
Dec '22$985$1082$1269-

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Getting Around Dorsey Search Ellicott City

Dorsey Search Ellicott City Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

17%

15-30 Mins

41%

30-40 Mins

16%

40-60 Mins

17%

60+ Mins

9%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 3030

Walk Score®

Walkable

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Percentage: 3333

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Top Scores: Gas, Grocery, Restaurant

Things To Do In Dorsey Search Ellicott City

Top Score

Gas Stations

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The road is less traveled for filling the tank up in Dorsey Search Ellicott City.

  1. A high number of gas stations per resident
  2. 70% more gas stations than average
  3. 60% more gas stations than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The food shops around here are few and far between.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. An average number of grocery stores
  3. A standard number of grocery stores compared to areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Dorsey Search Ellicott City serves up a dining scene that's only lukewarm.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 7% more restaurants than average
  3. 77% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The coffee scene is lukewarm in Dorsey Search Ellicott City.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. An average number of coffee shops
  3. A standard number of coffee shops compared to areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll need to stock up the mini-bar. Dorsey Search Ellicott City is running dry.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. An average number of bars and clubs
  3. A standard number of bars and clubs compared to areas of a similar size

Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too many park perks in Dorsey Search Ellicott City.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. An average number of parks
  3. A standard number of parks compared to areas of a similar size

Childcare

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Dorsey Search Ellicott City is low on childcare options so get on the waiting list early.

  1. Few daycares per resident
  2. 20% more daycares than average
  3. 53% fewer daycares than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The retail inventory is low in Dorsey Search Ellicott City.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. An average number of shops
  3. A standard number of shops compared to areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll have to workout somewhere else to keep fit.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. An average number of gyms
  3. A standard number of gyms compared to areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Dorsey Search Ellicott City could do with more oppawtunities for pets.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. An average number of pet facilities
  3. Far fewer pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Theaters

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Hiding in the dressing room? Dorsey Search Ellicott City has a quiet theater scene.

  1. Few theaters per resident
  2. An average number of theaters
  3. A standard number of theaters compared to areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You gotta Van Gogh somewhere else for art.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. An average number of fine art centers
  3. A standard number of fine art centers compared to areas of a similar size

Amusement Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

In need of a lift: Dorsey Search Ellicott City is light on amusement parks.

  1. Few amusement parks per resident
  2. An average number of amusement parks
  3. A standard number of amusement parks compared to areas of a similar size

Hospitals

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Be patient when looking for a hospital around here.

  1. Few hospitals per resident
  2. An average number of hospitals
  3. A standard number of hospitals compared to areas of a similar size

Medical Care

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We have a bone to pick with this Dorsey Search Ellicott City's access to medical care.

  1. A high number of medical facilities per resident
  2. 75% more medical facilities than average
  3. 44% more medical facilities than areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

Dorsey Search Ellicott City Features

Area Has Litter

No

Say 4 of 4 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 4 of 4 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 4 of 4 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 4 of 4 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 4 of 4 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Nice Views

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Noise Late At Night

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Well Lit

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Quiet Area

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Dorsey Search Ellicott City Education

Schools

Percentage: 5/55/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Dorsey Search Ellicott City

10/10

Worthington Elementary School

Grades PK, K-5 • Public

8/10
7/10

Northfield Elementary School

Grades K-5 • Public

7/10
5/10

Veterans Elementary School

Grades PK, K-5 • Public

4/10

Bryant Woods Elementary School

Grades PK, K-5 • Public

Information provided by GreatSchools. To verify school enrollment eligibility, contact the school district directly.

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Living in Ellicott City, MD

Dorsey Search Apartments for Rent - Ellicott City, MD

Looking for an apartment in Dorsey Search, a residential neighborhood near Ellicott City, MD? Residents of Dorsey Search may prefer to have a car, because 97% of residents commute to and from work by car. Getting to and from work takes about 30 minutes on average. For renters who prefer a calm neighborhood, less than half of households have kids. Residents are highly educated, with a large number having professional degrees.