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Welcome to Landover Hills ...

The town of Landover Hills is located in Prince George's County<1>.

The location of Landover Hills has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Landover Hills has a population of 1,640 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Landover Hills.

Landover Hills is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for Landover Hills: (301) and (240)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Landover Hills had an population of 1,640 people. This is a decrease of 2.79% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 6.91% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Landover Hills had a population of 1,687 people. This makes Landover Hills the county's 20th most populous community.

The population of Landover Hills represents 0.03% of the population of Maryland (which has 5,773,552 people), making it the state's 79th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,687 people, the population of Landover Hills increased 9.97% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,534 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Landover Hills.

Communities near Landover Hills ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Landover Hills.

  • Arlington [Arlington County]
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    • Arlington [Arlington County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the west of Landover Hills
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 207,627 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arlington<7>
  • Alexandria [Alexandria City]
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    • Alexandria [Alexandria City] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Landover Hills
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 158,726 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alexandria<7>
  • Rockville [Montgomery County]
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    • Rockville [Montgomery County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northwest of Landover Hills
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 69,512 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockville<7>
  • Bowie [Prince George's County]
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    • Bowie [Prince George's County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the east of Landover Hills
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 58,212 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bowie<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • College Park [Prince George's County]
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      • College Park [Prince George's County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the northwest of Landover Hills
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 32,173 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for College Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for College Park<7>
    • Laurel [Prince George's County]
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      • Laurel [Prince George's County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the north of Landover Hills
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,548 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laurel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laurel<7>
    • Takoma Park [Montgomery County]
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      • Takoma Park [Montgomery County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the west of Landover Hills
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,696 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Takoma Park<7>
    • Falls Church [Falls Church City]
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      • Falls Church [Falls Church City] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the west of Landover Hills
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,631 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Falls Church<7>
    • District Heights [Prince George's County]
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      • District Heights [Prince George's County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the south of Landover Hills
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,979 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for District Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Capitol Heights [Prince George's County]
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      • Capitol Heights [Prince George's County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the south of Landover Hills
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,514 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Capitol Heights<7>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Landover Hills. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Landover Hills.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Landover Hills. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Landover Hills.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Landover Hills. See our Newspapers Page for Landover Hills.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Landover Hills ...

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

In addition to the Tourism page for Landover Hills, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Landover Hills.

Mentions & References for Landover Hills

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Maryland

About Prince George's County

About Maryland

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Landover Hills. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Prince George's County: www.co.pg.md.us/

The official website for State of Maryland: www.maryland.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Maryland's counties, including Prince George's, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Landover Hills.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Landover Hills - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (240) is an overlay for area code (301).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Landover Hills) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Landover Hills. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Landover HillsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Landover Hills. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.9428, Longitude: -76.8923       In this case, the coordinates for Landover Hills have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.

 

 

 

 

 


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