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Statistics & Facts

The Maryland state capital is Annapolis.
The population of Hillandale is approximately 3,238 (2007), 6043 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 1,110 (2000), 1983 (2010).
The amount of land area in Hillandale is 3.2 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Hillandale is 1.2 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Hillandale to Washington DC is 7 miles.
The distance to the Maryland state capital is 26 miles. (as the crow flies)
Hillandale is positioned 39.01 degrees north of the equator and 76.97 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Hillandale elevation is 262 feet above sea level.
Hillandale per capita income is $ 27,861 (2000).
Hillandale median income is $ 97,096 (2007).
The Hillandale median home price is $ 467,397 (2007).


in central Maryland about four miles from Silver Spring and about eight miles from Washington, D.C.. Other nearby communities include White Oak, Adelphi, Langley Park, Calverton, College Park, Beltsville and Fairland.
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History & History Related Items

The area was first settled during the 1600ís as part of a large land grand to George Calvert, the first Lord of Baltimore. Later in 1716, Alexander Beall gained possession of a 920 acre piece of land he called Friendship Enlarged. Upon his death, the estate was divided into smaller parcels. One of these was called Hills and Dales. The land went through several different ownerships through the years. Many of the old, stately homes in the area were built by some of the previous landowners of the large farms and estates, among them White Oak Farm and Avenel. In 1933, Merritt Lockwood purchased one of these parcels, the 375 acre Hutchinson Tract. This is the area that would later become Hillandale. Homes began to spring up around the area and more needs became apparent, such as schools for the children. A volunteer fire department was organized in 1941. During the war years of the 1940ís, the town remained small, but developed a good community spirit with activities and support.

Here is a history page for Hillandale.
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Learn more about Hillandale at this informative site.
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Hillandale City Government

Hillandale is an unincorporated area of two separate counties, Montgomery County and Prince George's County, and as such, it is governed by the respective counties. It is recognized by the U.S. Census as a Census Designated Place (CDP).

Hillandale Chamber

Montgomery County, Maryland Chamber of Commerce
51 Monroe Street, Suite 1800
Rockville, Maryland 20850
Phone: 301-739-0015

Hillandale Organizations

Montgomery County, Maryland Chamber of Commerce
51 Monroe Street, Suite 1800
Rockville, Maryland 20850
Phone: 301-739-0015

Hillandale Schools

Prince George's Couty Public Schools
14201 School Lane
Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
Phone: 301-952-6000
Montgomery County Public Schools
850 Hungerford Drive
Rockville, Maryland 20850 Hillandale


The population of Hillandale was:
2000 - 3,054
2007 - 3,238

Number of Housing Units:
2000 - 1,110

Median age:
2000 - 43.6 years

Median household income:
2000 - $ 75,650
2007 - $ 97,096

Median house value:
2000 - $ 187,600
2007 - $ 467,397

Hillandale is located in the Eastern Time Zone and does participate in daylight savings time during a portion of the year.

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