Upper Marlboro, MD
Upper Marlboro is the county seat of Prince George’s County, a mixture of rural, suburban and urban spaces surrounding Washington, D.C. While the Town of Upper Marlboro has only a few hundred residents, the Greater Upper Marlboro region is home to approximately 20,000 people. Upper Marlboro is only 20 minutes away from the nation’s capitol.
Across the county, you can find numerous parks perfect for hikes, birdwatching and other activities. Opportunities abound for taking in the arts or dining—and of course, the countless artistic and cultural treasures of Washington are right next door. For families, there’s also a Six Flags park within 10 minutes of Upper Marlboro.
Many professional sports teams play in the area, including the Baltimore Ravens and Orioles; as well the Washington Nationals, Redskins, Wizards, Mystics and Capitals.