Westfield ZIP codes: 21214
Westfield is located just north of Lauraville and Hamilton along Harford Road in Northeast Baltimore. Home to over 1,200 households, the neighborhood is known for its Cape Cod style homes and large yards. The neighborhood is very diverse with residents from all over the world calling Westfield home. The neighbors embrace all types of people and ideas which largely contributes to the diversity of the neighborhood. The business corridor is a huge source of pride for the community with many ethnic businesses established there. Residents describe the area as county living but with city convenience making the area great for families. The quiet streets and one of the best public elementary schools in the city, Hamilton Elementary/Middle School, further affirm the family-friendly feel to this neighborhood. Easy access to I-695 and I-95 makes commuting easy, while Harford Road offers quick access to the Hamilton-Lauraville Main Street and downtown Baltimore.
- Baltimore Resident For 44 Years
What I love most about my neighborhood
I love that our city's residents include so many members of the creative class. I have met many musicians, artists, actors, and writers in Baltimore who are able to do the things they love because it's an affordable city.
What brought me here
I am a 3rd-generation Baltimorean, and although I have also lived in North Carolina, Massachusetts, and Montana, I will always consider Baltimore my hometown.