The Idlewylde Community is located in Baltimore County, Maryland in the 21239 and 21212 zip codes. Idlewylde has been home to several generations of families for over 60 years. Residents are drawn to the area by the affordability of homes, excellent schools, convenient shopping, a neighborhood park and safe streets. Idlewylde also maintains a community hall that can be rented for special occasions and meetings.

The Idlewylde Community Association sponsors various events for its members including holiday parties for young and old alike, community yard sales, dumpster days, a newsletter, and a Citizens on Patrol Program.