Severn is a suburb of Baltimore and located in Anne Arundel County. Living in Severn offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many families and young professionals live in Severn and Severn offers access to a lot of coffee shops and parks. Severn provides a particular character towards real estate. The town is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and townhouses. Most of the homes are owner occupied (not rental properties) and many of the neighborhood s are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. However, there are a number of residences that were also built between 1940 and 1969. Also noteworthy, many Severn homeowners are government workers since the town is within close proximity of Baltimore, NSA, and Washington D.C.