: 7.1 percent Median annual income
: $84,500 Average rent
: 1bd, $1,007/mo.; 2bd, $1,129/mo.
Baltimore has a lot to offer new graduates. It's a diverse metropolis with more than 200 unique neighborhoods for grads to choose from, so people from all walks of life will find some place that feels like home. Traditionally a blue-collar town, Baltimore has evolved to have a fairly diverse economy. Job opportunities in the education and health fields are growing. Yet the city has held onto its working-class roots, with the construction, mining, and logging industries still growing.
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