Milano Dezign is proud to offer its services to the city of Woodstock Maryland. We thought you might like to know a bit more about this interesting and vibrant community.
History Woodstock Maryland
Woodstock is an unincorporated community and a suburb of Baltimore, Maryland. It was founded as a mining town due to the granite quarries in the area. It was Thomas Browne, the Texas Ranger that explored westward through Anne Arundel country via Clarksville that first settled in the area in 1702. The Mt. Pleasant Log home was constructed by members of the Brown family during that era. In the civil war of the 1860s, the confederate General Bradley Tyler Johnson used Mt. Pleasant for weapons storage and to send messages and hide from advancing Union soldiers.
The current population of the city numbers only 7,720 people. 64.1% of the population is Caucasian, 8.2% is African-American, 26% is Asian and 0.1% is of American Indian descent.
Cost of Living
The per capita income is $51,903 and the average household income is $118,124 with 2.9% living below the poverty line. The cost of living in Woodstock is 49.9% higher than the US average with the average cost per home at $422,290 and a growth rate of -7.19%.
Schools in Woodstock, MD
There are 4 schools in Woodstock. One of the highest rated is Mount View Middle School with a 9 rating. Public schools belong to the Baltimore County Public Schools and Howard County Public Schools.
Places of Worship
Churches in and around the area are:
- Alphonsus Rodriguez Catholic Church
- Granite Presbyterian Church
- Chapelgate Presbyterian Church
- Chinese Bible Church of Howard County
- Granite Missionary Baptist Church
- Bethany United Methodist Church
The top employers in Woodstock are:
- R. England
- CRST Expedited
- Great Clips
- Uber Eats
Restaurants & Nightlife
The Woodstock Inn – The most popular place in town that serves huge sandwiches. The menu offers a variety of foods and is always fresh and thoughtfully prepped. The burgers are amazing as well as the salads and the ahi tuna bites if you are looking for something healthier. A good neighborhood place to eat.
Yamahana – The sushi is fresh and tasty. Staff is always friendly and a great place for a family meal. You can dine in or carry out. They have an awesome selection of fresh rolls along with teriyaki meals with salmon or chicken. The edamame and small salads are crisp and fresh. Moderately priced.
Players Bar & Grill – This is a great local place that offers an extensive menu and lots of good selections. Do try their famous buffalo wings and the cheesesteaks. The hamburgers are quite popular too. They also offer a rotating draft beer selection and the happy hour prices are quite good too.
Fun Things to Do in Woodstock
Howard County Conservancy – great place to learn about nature, star gazing during the Perseid Meteor Showers. Staff are well informed and very helpful to guests. There are hiking paths and environmental programs too.
Top Local Homebuilders
Homebuilders with projects in Woodstock are:
- Classic American Homes, Inc.
- Miracle Contractors LLC
- Basement Masters
Top Local Landscapers
Landscapers in the area are:
- Clearwater Landscape & Nursery
- East Coast Landscape Design
- Outdoor Architects Inc.
Top Local Realtors
Top real estate agents in the area
- Tony Zowd – Coldwell Banker
- TLC Real Estate Group
- Susana Zhuo, Realtor at Taylor Properties
Woodstock, Maryland truly is a great place to live. If you are interested to know more about our remodeling design services, give us a call. We can’t wait to meet you.