Phoenix is an affluent unincorporated community located in Baltimore County in the State of Maryland in theUnited States of America. It is located at latitude 39°30'59" North, longitude 76°36'59" West. In 2013, Baltimore Magazine rated Phoenix, Maryland as the most expensive neighborhood in Baltimore County, where sales prices top the metro-area charts. Part of the area is also known as Jacksonville, although Jacksonville was once a separate community to the east. Housing prices in the area have risen in recent years due to its prime location in one of the county's wealthiest areas, Hunt Valley. Hunt Valley Golf Club, a 36 hole private golf course, is also located in Phoenix, Maryland. Phoenix has an elementary school. Phoenix provided the setting for scenes in Baltimore native John Waters' 1972 cult classic film Pink Flamingos. Eagle's Nest was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1974. Fashion designer Jhane Barnes was born there.