Rockville Real Estate & Homes for Sale in Maryland
One of Washington, D.C.'s largest suburbs, the city of Rockville is located just 12 miles northwest of the nation's capital in the lovely Montgomery County. With a population of about 68,000, Rockville is also one of the state's largest cities. This diverse suburb occupies more than 13 square miles within the metropolitan Washington, D.C. area and has grown from a leisurely, agricultural community in Colonial America to a thriving real cosmopolitan city.
A major portion of the prestigious I-270 corridor is found in Rockville, which serves as both a residential community and an employment center. Rockville residents enjoy easy access to the nation's capital as well as Montgomery County locations such as Bethesda, Silver Spring and Gaithersburg.
Rockville's diversified economy includes employment opportunities within the professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services; educational, health and social services; and public administration. The community is home to many government and private health agencies. Within its boundaries, Rockville residents will find an abundance of park and recreational facilities with activities suited for all ages.
Nearby Washington, D.C. is just a short drive away and provides further outstanding cultural attractions and historical landmarks as well as excellent educational opportunities. The Montgomery County Public School District accommodates students enrolled in K-12, which is the state's largest district, serving more than 160,000 students.
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