Glen Arm Tourism, Maryland

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Glen Arm is an unincorporated community in Baltimore County, Maryland, United States. Ravenshurst was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1978. Glen Arm was once the home to a Grumman aircraft manufacturing plant. Today, the building serves as the American headquarters of and a warehouse for Ulla Popken women's clothing. Until 1958, this community was served by the Maryland and Pennsylvania Railroad at milepost 14.5. In 1921, at the railroad's crossing of Glen Arm Road, what generally is recognized as the nation's first train-actuated railroad crossing signal was installed by the railroad's Superintendent of Signals, Charles Adler, Jr. Adler later designed early traffic-actuated traffic lights for the City of Baltimore, and also invented the system of flashing warning lights used on aircraft. Glen Arm Road until the late nineteenth century was part of Old Harford Road, one of the early routes used for conveying argricultural products from parts of Harford and Baltimore Counties and southern Pennsylvania to the port of Baltimore. Glen Arm was home to American Attorney General, Charles Joseph Bonaparte, who was a great nephew of Napoleon, the French Emperor. While Attorney General, Charles Joseph Bonaparte created the Bureau of Investigation (now the FBI).

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Facts and Stats for Glen Arm*

  • Pollution Statistics in Glen Arm

    Know the pollution level of Glen Arm before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 30.56 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 75 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 36.36 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 28.33 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 37.5 (Low)
  • Glen Arm: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Glen Arm for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Glen Arm.

    • Burglary and Theft 63.18 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 70.91 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 80.45 (Very High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 62.96 (High)
    • Car Stealing 60 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 72.32 (High)
    • Attacks 67.86 (High)
    • Drug offense 83.33 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 49.11 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 19.64 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 64.09 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 52.68 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 75 (High)
  • Living in Glen Arm - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Glen Arm is 158.26 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 29.82 (Low)
    • Climate Index 80.65 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 46.95 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 36.05 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 76 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 80.07 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.82 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 110.44 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Glen Arm

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Glen Arm

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 28.29 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 72 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 40 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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