Tanyard Springs is a 12 year old community in Glen Burnie that is being recognized as a best place to live in Maryland because of its wealth of amenities, easy access to Baltimore and BWI Airport, affordable housing and family friendly atmosphere.
Tanyard Springs is a Homeowners Association community that was established in 2009, and consists of 1,424 homes (171 Single Family Homes and 1,253 Townhomes). There are over 110 acres of common area as well as:
- Community Pool (including a toddler pool)
- 2 Tennis Courts
- 2 Half Basketball Courts
- 3 Dog Parks
- 47 pet stations throughout the community
- 4 Playground Areas
- Play Field
- 2 Pavilions
- Community Clubhouse (which homeowners can rent)
- 24 Hour Fitness Center
- Community Garden with 64 (8′ x 4′) Garden Plots that homeowners can rent.
Nearly 2,000 people live in Tanyard Springs. About 30% of the households have children under the age of 18 and approximately 28% of residents are from a minority group, as compared to the state of Maryland average of 41.8%. Homeowners live in 83% of all houses.
Tanyard Springs really shines with its offering of outdoor recreation and a 24-hour Fitness Center. A dog park and the option to rent a plot in the community garden are two of the more unusual features of this community. Community sponsored events help neighbors get to know each other.
41% of adults in the community have achieved at least a Bachelor’s degree. The community is districted so that kids go to two different schools. The schools are listed below followed by their Great School ranking.County:
- Anne Arundel County
Public SchoolsPublic Elementary Schools:
Marley Elementary School (4/10), Solley Elementary School (6/10)Public Middle Schools:
Marley Middle School (4/10), George Fox Middle School (5/10)Public High Schools:
Glen Burnie High School, (3/10) Northeast High School (4/10)
Population DetailsTotal Population: 1,790Percentage of Households with Children: 30Higher Education Rate - at least BS/BA: 41Median Household Income: $97,810
Housing DetailsPercentage of Home Ownership: 83Mean Home Price: $340,000Average Commute in Minutes- Baltimore: 26
FeaturesFamily-friendly activities: YesPublic Amenities:
- Rec Fields