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Fairmount Heights, Maryland

Full nameFairmount Heights, Maryland
Official nameFairmount Heights, Maryland
Settlement typeTown
CountryUnited States
CountyPrince George's
Typemayor-council government
MayorLillie Thompson-Martin
Total Area0.3 sq mi (0.8 km2)
Land Area0.3 sq mi (0.8 km2)
Water Area0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation98 ft (29.9 m)
Total Population1508 (2000)
Density (pop.)2170.4/km2 (5622.7/sq mi)
Other information
Time zoneEastern (EST) (UTC-5)
- Summer (DST)EDT (UTC-4)
Zip Code20743
Area code301
FIPS code24-27400
GNIS feature ID0597387

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Fairmount Heights is a town in Prince George's County, Maryland, United States. The population was 1,508 at the 2000 census. The town was formally incorparated in 1935, making the town the second oldest African-American municipality in Prince George's County. The town is composed of seven subdivisions: Fairmount Heights (1900), Waterford (1907), Mount Weissner (1909), North Fairmount Heights (1910), West Fairmount Heights (1911) and Sylvan Vista (1923). The Town is currently seeking to be added to the National Register of Historic Places.

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