Dundalk, Maryland

Dundalk: Census-designated place in Maryland, United States


Dundalk is a CDP located in the county of Baltimore in the U.S. state of Maryland.

Exploring the History and Beauty of Dundalk, Maryland

Dundalk is an unincorporated community located in southeastern Baltimore County, Maryland along the Patapsco River and Chesapeake Bay. With its historic sites, unique attractions, and waterfront location, Dundalk provides an appealing Baltimore area destination.

History of Dundalk

Dundalk has an important history as a major steel manufacturing center. The town was named after Dundalk, Ireland and incorporated in 1903. For much of the 20th century, Dundalk was dominated by the local steel industry and shipbuilding. The legacy of these industries can still be seen.

Visitors can learn about Dundalk's past at the Dundalk Heritage Museum located in the historic St. Helena Building. The museum contains exhibits showcasing Dundalk's industries and local culture.

Attractions and Recreation

In addition to its history, popular attractions in Dundalk include:

  • Fort Howard Park - Site of a historic fort with artillery displays, a beach, and walking paths.
  • Ice Rink at The Gardens - Ice skating rink offering public skating sessions, lessons, and hockey.
  • Rocky Point Beach Park - Waterfront public park with trails, fishing, and a pet exercise area.
  • Jump Zone - Massive indoor trampoline and adventure park.

Dundalk Heritage Fair - Annual summer street fair with music, craft vendors, carnival rides, and fireworks.

With its unique attractions and heritage, Dundalk provides an engaging spot to visit in eastern Baltimore County.

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Location of Dundalk on Maryland map.

Quick Facts about Dundalk

Population : 63,597
Country : United States of America
State : Maryland (United States)
County : Baltimore County
Postal code : 21222
Area : 45.03 km2
Altitude : 16 feet / 5 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1856 (168 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 02:23:22 (15th July 2024)
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Dundalk is located at 39°15'2"N 76°31'14"W (39.2506600, -76.5205200).

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Dundalk zip code is 21222. County name: Baltimore, County fips: 24005

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Schools in Dundalk

College & universities near Dundalk, MD

Code Name City ZIP
373784 All-State Career-Baltimore Baltimore (MD) 21224
163815 Maryland Beauty Academy of Essex Baltimore (MD) 21224
161855 Baltimore Studio of Hair Design Baltimore (MD) 21201-3444
480310 Empire Beauty School-Glen Burnie Glen Burnie (MD) 21061
163259 University of Maryland Baltimore Baltimore (MD) 21201-1627

Stations (31)

Amtrak & bus stations near Dundalk, MD

Code Name Address Type
BAL Pennsylvania Station 1515 North Charles Street RAIL
BWI BWI Rail Station 7 Amtrak Way RAIL
KNT Kent Island, MD 3206 Main Street BUS
ABE Aberdeen 18 East Bel Air Ave. RAIL
NCR New Carrollton station 4300 Garden City Drive RAIL

Post offices near Dundalk

Post Office Name City ZIP
Dundalk Sparrows Poin Post Office Dundalk (MD) 21222
Highlandtown Post Office Baltimore (MD) 21224
East Point Mall Post Office Baltimore (MD) 21224
Southea Post Office Baltimore (MD) 21281
Fells Poin Post Office Baltimore (MD) 21231

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Perry Hall 28,474 Place in Maryland, US
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Distance to Other Cities

Dundalk distances to largest Maryland cities