Welcome to Rockville Maryland Real Estate,
A Home Buyers Guide.
ROCKVILLE MD, COUNTY SEAT FOR MONTGOMERY COUNTY, A POPULAR LOCATION TO LIVE AND WORK.
ROCKVILLE IS HOME TO THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT OFFICES FOR MONTGOMERY COUNTY, MARYLAND.
What features make a county or city a popular place to live?
Location? Rockville is located in the heart of Montgomery County and is popular with residents for:
- Public Transportation, METRO, MARC Train, Ride-On Bus
- Shopping, White Flint Shopping Center
- Public Schools; Montgomery County Public Schools
- Housing, prices and variety of types and styles available
- Average Income Families with Children - $98,000
- Population - 51,000
- Land Area - 13.4 Square Miles
- Population Density - 3,720 persons per square mile
- Economic Growth - 1.1% Per Year (5 year average)
- High School Graduates - 94.1%
- College Graduates - 61.4%
PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION MEANS METRO. Metro provides three stations for METRO riders; Rockville Station, Twinbrook Station and White Flint Station. Rockville Metro offers effecient and comfortable connections to Bethesda, Gaithersburg, Silver Spring in Montgomery County. The Rockville Stations also offer connections to and from Prince George's County, New Carrollton, Greenbelt, College Park and Takoma Park; Northern Virginia Stations in Arlington, Alexandria, Fairfax County and Reagan National Airport. Stations in Northern Virginia have hubs to connect to the Virginia Railway Experess Local Commuter Train. At every METRO Station are connections to the Ride-On Bus which offers hundreds of connections throughout Montgomery County.
SHOPPING IN ROCKVILLE BEGINS AT WHITE FLINT. The sampling of White Flint stores below are an example of the style and variety availalbe. Located just minutes from more shopping along Rockville Pike. White Flint is the shoppers' choice in Montgomery County. Metro stops here too.
Bloomingdale's * Borders Books * Lord & Taylor * Pottery Barn * Kay Jewelers * The Coach Store Gap * Godiva Chocolates * White Flint Toys * Anne Taylor * Banana Republic * Victoria's Secret AMC Lowes Theatre with 5 Venues
PUBLIC SCHOOLS IN ROCKVILLE are a popular attraction for families with children. Comprehensive testing, boundary information for Montgomery County Public Schools is available at the Montgomery County Public Schools At A Glance site. Information available includes but is not limited to:
- School Assignment
- Special Programs
Rockville is a growing area for home buyers, with an annual growth rate of 4.9% over the past 5 years, Rockville growth can be attributed to the convenience of transportation alternatives, employment opportunities and excellence in public schools. With high school graduates at 94% of residents, college graduates at 61%, Rockville residents offer a vigorous employment pool for high paying employers. Population of the City of Rockville is approximately 56,000 and income about $92,000 average. This city is growing and plans for continued growth are popular with Montgomery County citizens.
--Average Income Families
--Average Age 36.9
--Percent Married 56.1
--Percent With Children 35.6
--Percent High School Graduates 95.6
--Percent College Graduates 66.4
--Average SAT Scores 1077
--Expenditures Per-Student $10,726
--Land Area 495.5 Square Miles
--County Population 873,341
--Population Density Per Sq. Mile 1763
--Population Growth Rate (5 yrs) 1.5%
Map Montgomery County
Detailed demographic reports are provided to our buyer/clients.