PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY, MARYLAND


MUNICIPALITIES IN PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY

Within Prince George's County are ten incorporated cities: Bowie, College Park, District Heights, Glenarden, Greenbelt, Hyattsville, Laurel, Mount Rainier, New Carrollton, and Seat Pleasant. The county also has seventeen incorporated towns. These include Berwyn Heights, Bladensburg, Brentwood, Capitol Heights, Cheverly, Colmar Manor, Cottage City, Eagle Harbor, Edmonston, Fairmount Heights, Forest Heights, Landover Hills, Morningside, North Brentwood, Riverdale, University Park, and Upper Marlboro.

BERWYN HEIGHTS

Incorporated 1896 (Chapter 267, Acts of 1896)
Population (1990 census): 2,952

BLADENSBURG

Incorporated 1854 (Chapter 137, Acts of 1854)
Population (1990 census): 8,064

BOWIE
(formerly Huntington)

Incorporated 1882 (Chapter 488, Acts of 1882)
Population (1990 census): 37,589

BRENTWOOD

Incorporated 1922 (Chapter 153, Acts of 1922)
Population (1990 census): 3,005

CAPITOL HEIGHTS

Incorporated 1910 (Chapter 513, Acts of 1910)
Population (1990 census): 3,633

CHEVERLY

Incorporated 1931 (Chapter 200, Acts of 1931)
Population (1990 census): 6,023

COLLEGE PARK

Incorporated 1945 (Chapter 1,051, Acts of 1945)
Population (1990 census): 21,927

COLMAR MANOR

Incorporated 1927 (Chapter 178, Acts of 1927)
Population (1990 census): 1,249

COTTAGE CITY

Incorporated 1924 (Chapter 390, Acts of 1924)
Population (1990 census): 1,236

DISTRICT HEIGHTS

Incorporated 1936 (Chapter 61, Acts of 1936 Special Session)
Population (1990 census): 6,704

EAGLE HARBOR

Incorporated 1929 (Chapter 397, Acts of 1929)
Population (1990 census): 38

EDMONSTON

Incorporated 1924 (Chapter 154, Acts of 1924)
Population (1990 census): 851

FAIRMOUNT HEIGHTS

Incorporated 1935 (Chapter 199, Acts of 1935)
Population (1990 census): 1,238

FOREST HEIGHTS

Incorporated 1945 (Chapter 142, Acts of 1949)
Population (1990 census): 2,859

GLENARDEN

Incorporated 1939 (Chapter 650, Acts of 1939)
Population (1990 census): 5,025

GREENBELT

Incorporated 1937 (Chapter 532, Acts of 1937)
Population (1990 census): 21,096

HYATTSVILLE

Incorporated 1886 (Chapter 424, Acts of 1886)
Population (1990 census): 13,864

LANDOVER HILLS

Incorporated 1945 (Chapter 465, Acts of 1945)
Population (1990 census): 2,074

LAUREL

Incorporated 1870 (Chapter 260, Acts of 1870)
Population (1990 census): 19,438

MORNINGSIDE

Incorporated 1949 (Chapter 589, Acts of 1949)
Population (1990 census): 930

MOUNT RAINIER

Incorporated 1910 (Chapter 514, Acts of 1910)
Population (1990 census): 7,954

NEW CARROLLTON

Incorporated 1953 (Chapter 441, Acts of 1953)
Population (1990 census): 12,002

NORTH BRENTWOOD

Incorporated 1924 (Chapter 508, Acts of 1924)
Population (1990 census): 512

RIVERDALE

Incorporated 1920 (Chapter 731, Acts of 1920)
Population (1990 census): 5,185

SEAT PLEASANT

Incorporated 1931 (Chapter 197, Acts of 1931)
Population (1990 census): 5,359

UNIVERSITY PARK

Incorporated 1936 (Chapter 132, Acts of 1936 Special Session)
Population (1990 census): 2,243

UPPER MARLBORO

Incorporated 1870 (Chapter 363, Acts of 1870)
Population (1990 census): 745

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