Prince George’s County is part of the Baltimore – Washington, D.C. Metro area. Its current residents (approximately 864,000) inhabit 498.45 square miles of land in close proximity to Washington D.C. and the town of Upper Marlboro is considered the County seat.
Some of the more prominent areas of Prince George’s County are College Park, Beltsville, Laurel, Greenbelt and a Delphi. There is currently a population boom in many parts of the County including Laurel. New construction is accommodating the growth and these projects in turn are boosting the local economy.
Prince George’s County has received a much coveted AAA rating from Moody's as well as Standard & Poor's, thus boosting the county’s bond ratings even higher for bond investors. There is no doubt that this county is proving to be an economic boost to the state.
The local residents consider it a wonderful place to work and live which is probably why more people are moving in. There is a sense of pride in the community and a solid level of participation in civic events. Prospective homebuyers looking to purchase in this area should consult an experienced real estate agent for guidance in getting the most benefit from the search.