Severn, MD is a great place to study for history buffs and an even better place to live for families. There are several college institutions within 13 miles of Severn, and rising employment opportunities account for the higher-than-average household income of locals.
Three of several universities less than 20 miles from Severn are:
For young families, there are five public and three private K-12 schools. Anne Arundel County invests considerably more per student than is the case in most US schools. Parents can rest assured that they will find quality education for their children.
Most people who live in Severn commute to larger cities such as Annapolis, Columbia, or Baltimore, driving an average of 30 minutes daily, but many individuals work less than 20 minutes from home. The most popular way to get to work is by car and there are several highway access points from Severn. An Amtrak station is just 4 miles away as well.
Among typical jobs held by residents of Severn are computer-related positions, administration posts, and sales.
Residents of Severn, Glen Burie, Millersville, and other towns in Anne Arundel only have to drive a few miles to find old houses, some lived in by private citizens and others set aside as public museums. Annapolis is of particular importance with its links to the earliest days of American independence and as a port for trade between America and countries around the world. Three men who signed the Declaration of Independence lived in Annapolis. The restored house and gardens of one — William Paca — are open to the public. Annapolis is home to a Maritime Museum as well as to several other structures dating back 200+ years.
Savage, west of Severn, is home to Savage Mill. From 1822 to 1947, this building housed a busy textile mill. Today, the historic structure houses boutiques, art studios, shops, and restaurants.
There is a lot to take in as a newcomer to the area, so one of the best things you can do to reduce the stress of moving is to establish a reliable contact in your new location. Get in touch with Scott Smolen, or a member of my RE/MAX Leading Edge team. Scott is eager to meet you and help narrow down your search for real estate for sale in Severn, MD, or one of the surrounding towns. Let the RE/MAX Leading Edge team show you around our home so that it can feel like home to you too.