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Mitchellville, Maryland

Full nameMitchellville, Maryland
Official nameMitchellville, Maryland
Settlement typeCDP
CountryUnited States
CountyPrince George's
Total Area5.0 sq mi (13 km2)
Land Area5.0 sq mi (13 km2)
Water Area0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation105 ft (32 m)
Total Population9611 (2000)
Density (pop.)745.1/km2 (1930.4/sq mi)
Other information
Time zoneEastern (EST) (UTC-5)
- Summer (DST)EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes20716, 20717, 20721
Area code301
FIPS code24-52975
GNIS feature ID0597758

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Mitchellville is an unincorporated area and census-designated place (CDP) in Prince George's County, Maryland, United States. The population was 9,611 at the 2000 census. It is home to the Six Flags America theme park, Country Club at Woodmore, and Freeway Airport. The Capital Centre (later US Airways Arena) was located in Mitchellville. Mitchellville, including its gated country-club community Woodmore, is one of the most affluent predominantly African American communities in the United States.

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