Upperco is a community in northern Baltimore County The community also extends into Carroll County. It is not incorporated and does not have its own governing body. It straddles the northern part of Maryland Route 30 near the border of the 2 counties, and to the west near Finksburg, MD and to the east near Hereford, MD. The community includes the areas of Fowblesburg MD and Arcadia MD in Baltimore County.
21155 (regardless of the county)
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People tend to live in Upperco because they love the rural nature and lack of a local government. There are no subdivisions here. There are no condo or townhouse communities. You will strictly find single family homes, many on larger lots of land. Due to the unincorporated and smaller, rural nature of this area, there are limited things to do in Upperco itself. However, there are plenty of options north, south, east and west of Upperco.
This roller skating rink has been a staple of the community for many years. This is a great place to hold birthday parties and you’ll also find family package deals. It’s actually one of the largest skating areas in the country! Many local singles have actually met here and became a couple. Some have even married after meeting at this popular venue! If you need to take a break and get a bite to eat, the cafe offers a variety of meals and treats. Don’t have your own roller skates? No problem, you can gladly rent a pair. Have skates but need some repairs, or wish to own your own skates? You can buy your own or have yours repaired here, too.
Located at 15513 Hanover Pike, practically across the street from Sportsmans Hall Roller Skating Center, is this popular family business which sells produce and plants. Some of the items you can purchase here include: annuals, perennials, vegetable plants, blueberry and raspberry bushes, roses, tropical plants, hanging baskets, herbs, pottery, garden decor and so much more! A particularly popular offering is the children’s petting zoo. Kids (and adults, too!) can enjoy piglets, lambs, rabbits, goats, chickens, turkeys and ducks. You never know what other animals you might see here.
Onsite are also a few other offerings to enjoy:
The fire department provides local fire protection and a variety of events for the community. The Arcadia Volunteer Fire Department and the Boring Volunteer Fire Department to become one: the Upperco Volunteer Fire Department. Currently located on Arcadia Avenue, the plan is build a new station which will be located directly on Route 30.
Local bar and packaged goods. The local place to play pool, darts, and corn hole. Enjoy the great outdoors on the patio, complete with tiki bar.
Upperco is uniquely located and as a result, students in grades K-12 attend a variety of schools, depending on the address of where the students live.
Students living in the Carroll County portion of Upperco 21155 can determine their schools on the Carroll County Public Schools School Boundary Map.
Students living in the Baltimore County portion of Upperco 21155 can determine their schools on the Baltimore County Public Schools School Boundary Lookup.
Enjoy a scenic drive while traveling to this restaurant located at 17434 Foreston Road. Family-style meals are served at this country dining hall.
The pit beef shack located at Spring Meadow Farm
Stop in for a quick bite, including chicken, breakfast items, hot dogs, snacks, ice cream and more.
Donuts, of course! Drive thru or go inside.
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