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Hyattsville, Maryland

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Welcome to Hyattsville ...

The city of Hyattsville is located in Prince George's County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Hyattsville has a population of 18,333 people<1> (see below for details).

Hyattsville was established in 1845.

The community of Hyattsville is 130 feet [40 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Hyattsville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area codes for Hyattsville: (301) & (240)<3>

The ZIP codes for Hyattsville: 20781-20785, 20787-20788<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hyattsville had a population of 17,557 people. This makes Hyattsville the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Hyattsville represents 0.3% of the population of Maryland (which has 5,773,552 people), making it the state's 14th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 17,557 people, the population of Hyattsville increased 19.17% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 14,733 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Hyattsville had an population of 18,333 people. This is an increase of 4.42% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 24.43% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Hyattsville.

Communities near Hyattsville ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<5>.

Community   2017
Bowie   [Map]   58,859   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Capitol Heights   [Map]   4,553   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
District Heights   [Map]   6,022   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Gaithersburg   [Map]   68,710   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Laurel   [Map]   25,906   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Rockville   [Map]   68,401   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Hyattsville.

Communities Also Named Hyattsville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Hyattsville - it's located in Kentucky.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Hyattsville.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Hyattsville. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hyattsville. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hyattsville. Our list includes 8 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Hyattsville:

Websites for Hyattsville ...

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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hyattsville ...

Looking for more information about Hyattsville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Hyattsville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Hyattsville.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Hyattsville. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Maryland

About Prince George's County

About Maryland

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Hyattsville:

The official website for Prince George's County:

The official website for State of Maryland:

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Hyattsville.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hyattsville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (240) is an overlay for area code (301). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Hyattsville.

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Hyattsville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Hyattsville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Hyattsville includes: 20781, 20782, 20783, 20784, 20787 & 20788.

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Hyattsville. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Hyattsville) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Hyattsville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hyattsville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hyattsville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.9611, Longitude: -76.9548     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hyattsville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<6>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Hyattsville.


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