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Crofton was named by Money Magazine as one of “100 Best Places to Live” in the United States. Crofton placed 72nd out of 100 cities on the list. This helps to make the city prime Maryland real estate. Crofton was chosen for its distance away from the big city, while still boasting many major amenities, excellent schools, and sought after location.
Life in the area revolves around Crofton Parkway, a scenic loop about 3.5 miles long, adjancent to the larger “triangle” made up of three nearby roads, which encircles the original Crofton community. People use the Crofton Parkway for yearly parades. On Crofton Parkway you can find two of the communities three elementary schools, and the Town Hall, Village Green. Crofton Parkway is the site of community events, Crofton Country Club, and walkers, joggers and bikers around the loop. The Crofton area now extends North from the triangle, including Crofton Park. Crofton also has a community pool, the Crofton Swim and Tennis Club [CSTC] but is only available to those inhabitants of the triangle.
At first an exclusive gated community, Crofton’s gates are always open and now only serve as a welcome symbol for this community just off of Route 3. It offers a small town feel, while being convenient to major roads leading directly to the cities of Baltimore, Washington, D.C. and Annapolis. It has developed into an desirable community for everyone, having a diversity of housing, from a large mix of well-kept townhomes to suburban single family homes and good schools. As of the 2000 census, the total population of those in the Crofton ZIP code was 20,091.