Baltimore Maryland Zoning Map

The Zoning Map for the City of Baltimore in Maryland divides the city’s real estate into zones based on land use and building regulations.

The Zoning Ordinance divides the city based on zoning, land use and building regulations information.

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Quick Stats: Baltimore’s Most Common Zones

Office Space Zoning - OS


12.78% Land Coverage

11,696 Area

Low Density Rowhouse Neighborhoods - R-6


11.47% Land Coverage

10,497 Area

Maritime Industrial Zoning - MI


9.99% Land Coverage

9,139 Area

General Industrial Zoning - I-2


8.9% Land Coverage

8,142 Area

Detached Residential Zoning District - R-3


7.65% Land Coverage

7,000 Area

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Baltimore, Maryland Zoning Districts Explained

Zoneomics operates the most comprehensive zoning database for Baltimore Maryland and other zoning maps across the U.S. Zoneomics includes over 50 million real estate properties, each property features zoning code/district, permitted land uses, development standards, rezoning and variance data. Zoneomics attracts a large community of Maryland real estate professionals. Members from Maryland include brokers, investors and service providers, many of whom specialize in Maryland Real Estate.

Zone Code Zone Name
BSC Bio Science Campus Zoning
C-1-E Neighborhood Business And Entertainment Zoning District
C-1-VC Neighborhood Business Zoning District Village Center
C-1 Neighborhood Business Zoning District
C-2 Community Commercial Zoning District
C-3 General Commercial Zoning District
C-4 Heavy Commercial Zoning District
C-5-DC Downtown Zoning
C-5-DE Downtown Zoning
C-5-G Downtown Zoning
C-5-HS Downtown Zoning
C-5-HT Downtown Zoning
C-5-IH Downtown Zoning
C-5-TO Downtown Zoning
EC-1 Educational Campus Zoning
EC-2 Educational Campus Zoning
H Hospital Campus Zoning
I-1 Light Industrial Zoning
I-2 General Industrial Zoning
IMU-1 Industrial Mixed Use Zoning
IMU-2 Industrial Mixed Use Zoning
MI Maritime Industrial Zoning
OIC Office Industrial Campus
OR-1 Office Residential Zoning
OR-2 Office Residential Zoning
OS Office Space Zoning
PC-1 Port Covington Subdistrict 1
PC-2 Port Covington Subdistrict 2
PC-3 Port Covington Subdistrict 3
PC-4 Port Covington Subdistrict 4
R-1-A Detached Dwellings
R-1-B Detached Dwellings
R-1-C Detached Dwellings
R-1-D Low Density Neighborhood
R-1-E Detached Dwellings
R-10 Rowhouse And Multi Family Residential Zoning District
R-1 Detached Residential Zoning District
R-2 Detached And Semi Detached Residential Zoning District
R-3 Detached Residential Zoning District
R-4 Detached And Semi Detached Residential Zoning District
R-5 Transitional Residential Zoning District
R-6 Low Density Rowhouse Neighborhoods
R-7 Mixed Residential Zoning
R-8 Traditional Urban Rowhouse
R-9 Multi Family Zoning District
TOD-1 Transit Oriented Development
TOD-2 Transit Oriented Development
TOD-3 Transit Oriented Development
TOD-4 Transit Oriented Development

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What is Zoning?

Zoning codes are a century old, and the lifeblood of all major U.S. cities, determining what can be built where and what activities can take place in a neighborhood. Zoning is how cities control the development and use of land. Zoning defines the legally permitted and prohibited uses of a piece of land, determining if plot of land can be used for commercial, industrial, residential or agricultural purposes. Essentially, it determines what can and cannot be built on a property.

Zoning and Real Estate Values

Zoning is the first stage of the home life cycle and a key influence on all other stages. Zillow has identified that zoning regulations are so important that they impact home values. Zillow Research found that home values grew most in markets with the strictest land use regulations. Home values in the most restrictive metropolitan areas grew an average of 23.4%, more than double the home value appreciation in the least restrictive metros. Zoning regulations are determined locally and some cities can have more restrictive regulation systems than others. However, within a city’s zoning system individual zones can be more restrictive and less restrictive, including different single family zones.

Zoneomics has the largest breadth of zoning data coverage with over— 20 zoning related insights for you to integrate and expand your database. Including permitted land uses, rezonings, variances, density controls, built form controls, envelopes, housing supply data, employment generation, underutilized parcels, short term rental permissibility, proponents and developers

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