Prince George’s County

 

Located minutes from Washington, D.C., Northern Virginia, Annapolis and Baltimore, Prince George’s County offers a central location with easy access to wherever you want to be. Prince George’s County is home to the brand new MGM Resort and Casino at National Harbor, theatres, sports arenas, amusement parks and more.

Demographics | Housing | Schools | Transportation and Commutes | Amenities | Taxes


 
Demographics

Land Area: 499 square miles

Population: 906,813 people

Median Age: 35.9

Employment/Population: 37.4%*

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*Number of people who work in Prince George as a % of the number of people who live in Prince George



Housing

Number of Households: 315,032

Average Household Income: $92,229

Average Home Sold Price: $274,562

Average Detached Home Sold Price: $302,402

Prince George’s New Resident Page

Prince George’s Vehicle Registration

Prince George’s Neighborhood Guide and Information



Schools

General School Information:

  • School Enrollment: 128,939
  • Graduation Rate: 78.8%
  • Average SAT Score: 1184
  • Cost Invested Per Pupil: $13,869

Prince George’s County Public Schools Main Page

Prince George’s County Public Schools Boundaries Map/ School Locator

Registering Your Student in PGCPS

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Transportation and Commutes

Bordering D.C. and just across the Potomac River from Alexandria, Virginia, you’ll find Prince George’s County, Maryland. With easy access to major interstates and numerous Metro stops, residents of Prince George’s County can quickly find their way into Arlington for work.

By Car:

  • Greenbelt to 1812 North Moore: 50 minutes at 8:00 a.m.
  • Largo to 1812 North Moore: 46 minutes at 8:00 a.m.
  • Upper Marlboro to 1812 North Moore: 48 minutes at 8:00 a.m.

By Rail:

  • Greenbelt to Rosslyn: 46 minutes (transfer GR to BL/OR/SV)
  • New Carrollton to Rosslyn: 43 minutes
  • Largo Town Center to Rosslyn: 41 minutes


Key Commuter Links:

Car 

  • Point-to-point commute times: Waze 
  • Compare Commute Times to 1812 N. Moore Across Jurisdictions

Metro Rail 

  • WMATA Trip Planner
  • Prince George's has 15 Metro Stations 

Capital Bikeshare

Bus Services

  • TheBus
  • Metrobus

Rail Service

  • MARC Train

Uber, Lyft and numerous taxi companies service the entire D.C. Metro region



Amenities

Six Flags Theme Park | FedEx Field (Home of the NFL’s Washington Redskins) | MGM @ National Harbor | National Harbor | Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center | Prince George’s County Parks and Recreation



Taxes

Maryland State Income Tax: 5.00%

Prince George’s County Taxes

  • Real Property Tax Rate: $1.072 per $100 Assessed Value
  • Vehicle Tax: $2.40 Per $100 Assessed Value
  • Sales Tax: 6.0% State
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