Old Goucher is located near the geographic center of Baltimore City, just north of Penn Station and south of Johns Hopkins University. The neighborhood isbounded by Howard Street to the west, 27th Street to the north, Guilford Avenue to the east, and 20th Street to the south. Neighboring communities include Charles Village, Charles North, Remington, Barclay, and Harwood.

Old Goucher highlighted on a map of Central Baltimore