Once a port town, and one of the oldest in southern Maryland, is the Town of Upper Marlboro. With its long, intriguing history, Upper Marlboro is a wonderful place to buy a home. It dates back to colonial times and is perched on the western branch of the Patuxent River. Initially settled in 1695, this lovely community has been Prince George County’s seat since 1721. It is the birthplace of the founder of Georgetown University, John Carroll, and of a signer of the United States’ Constitution, John’s brother David Carroll. Today, the town is an expansive suburban and urban area.
Located just outside of Washington, D.C., Upper Marlboro is only a short drive away from Waldorf, Clinton, and Bowie. Home to roughly 850,000 residents, it is sometimes mistaken for the neighboring unincorporated community of Greater Upper Marlboro which is comprised of only seventy-seven square miles and has only 20,000 residents. Both communities and the surrounding areas have an abundance of natural beauty, as well as proximity to fabulous amenities that include excellent options for entertainment, recreation, shopping, and dining.
For example, along Main Street in the charming downtown of Upper Marlboro residents find easy access to a variety of local businesses providing needed services and desired conveniences. Furthermore, the many civic organizations continually offer opportunities for Upper Marlboro citizens to engage with one another, building community pride and spirit. When you invest in Upper Marlboro real estate and move to this fabulous community, you too can enjoy the many splendid community festivals and events held annually. A few of the locals’ favorites include the homecoming parade of Frederick Douglass High Schoo, the homecoming parade of Dr. Henry A. Wise Jr. High School, Cruisin’ Main Street, and Marlborough Day, to name a few. Because of all of these excellent advantages, and many more not mentioned above, Upper Marlboro is a fantastic place to buy a home in the Washington, D.C. metro area. Homes for sale in Upper Marlboro include a wide variety of architectural styles, ages, and sizes. If you would like to learn more about available properties in Upper Marlboro, Maryland, please contact us at your earliest convenience so we can assist you in your home search.
Incredible price for this move-in ready home. Large living room with cozy fireplace, spacious kitchen with dining area that offers a sliding glass door that leads you to ...