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Mount Rainier, Maryland

Full nameMount Rainier, Maryland
Official nameMount Rainier, Maryland
Settlement typeCity
CountryUnited States
CountyPrince George's
MayorMalinda Miles
Total Area0.65 sq mi (1.7 km2)
Land Area0.65 sq mi (1.7 km2)
Water Area0 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation79 ft (24.1 m)
Total Population8498 (2000 census)
Density (pop.)5032.8/km2 (13038.46/sq mi)
Other information
Time zoneEST (UTC-5)
- Summer (DST)EDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code20712
Area code301
FIPS code24-54275
GNIS feature ID0597787

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Mount Rainier (c-eniconreɪˈnɪər) is a city in Prince George's County, Maryland, United States. The population was 8,498 at the 2000 census. Bordering Washington, DC, Mount Rainier got its start as a streetcar suburb. (See Washington streetcars.) According to local tradition, surveyors from the Pacific Northwest named the town, giving the streets names such as "Shasta" and "Cascade". Historic U.S. 1 runs through the center of the town and serves as the main street and central business district.

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Art Lives Here is a creative placemaking project designed to showcase the Prince George's County Maryland Gateway Arts District. The campaign will feature numerous activities including ...
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random clips like the old days.
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In the heart of the Mount Rainier, MD business district, visitors and local residents had the opportunity to shape the vision and get a sneak peek of their ideal main street. Volunteers and...
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A mother in Upper Marlboro, Maryland was left horrified after discovering that her 5-year-old son had been put on the wrong bus and dropped off on a busy street. Many parents eagerly wait...
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Week in Review: Fall Festival, Town Hall Meets, Diversity Discussed ... - Patch Tweet this news
Patch---...- an activist band from -Mt-. -Rainier-, -Md-. "Their music really speaks to the important issues," said Mark Vogel, music and arts director for UUCF. ... - Date : Sun, 24 Oct 2010 19:37:12 GMT+00:00
The SADS Foundation's Annual Climb to Conquer SADS to Stop Sudden Death in ... - (press release) Tweet this news (press release)--Right now, 12 experienced and dedicated climbers are gathering at the 'base camp' at the foot of -Mt-. -Rainier-. Starting at dawn Thursday, these climbers will ... - Date : Fri, 09 Jul 2010 23:15:07 GMT+00:00
Search Under Way for Missing Climber on Mount Rainier - National Parks Traveler (blog) Tweet this news
National Parks Traveler (blog)--A search was under way Friday for a 57-year-old climber missing on -Mount Rainier-, -Mount Rainier- National Park authorities said. Park officials said Eric ... - Date : Fri, 02 Jul 2010 18:23:33 GMT+00:00
New claim of police brutality surfaces - Business Gazette Tweet this news
Business Gazette--Henry Barillas, 24, of -Mount Rainier- and Roberto Valladares, 24, of Beltsville were both charged with second-degree assault against a police officer after ... - Date : Thu, 29 Apr 2010 08:40:26 GMT+00:00
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Lemondrop (blog)--Living-wise, Seattle is 20 percent cheaper than New York, so you'll have outstanding views of Puget Sound and -Mount Rainier-, plus an apartment that's a ... - Date : Mon, 03 May 2010 19:06:20 GMT+00:00

Municipalities and communities of Prince George's County, Maryland

County seat: Upper Marlboro
CitiesBowie * College Park * District Heights * Glenarden * Greenbelt * Hyattsville * Laurel * Mount Rainier * New Carrollton * Seat Pleasant
TownsBerwyn Heights * Bladensburg * Brentwood * Capitol Heights * Cheverly * Colmar Manor * Cottage City * Eagle Harbor * Edmonston * Fairmount Heights * Forest Heights * Landover Hills * Morningside * North Brentwood * Riverdale Park * University Park * Upper Marlboro
CDPsAccokeek * Adelphi * Andrews Air Force Base * Beltsville * Brandywine * Calverton * Camp Springs * Carmody Hills-Pepper Mill Village * Chillum * Clinton * Coral Hills * East Riverdale * Forestville * Fort Washington * Friendly * Glenn Dale * Goddard * Greater Landover * Greater Upper Marlboro * Hillandale * Hillcrest Heights * Kettering * Lake Arbor * Langley Park * Lanham-Seabrook * Largo * Marlow Heights * Marlton * Mitchellville * Oxon Hill-Glassmanor * Rosaryville * South Laurel * Springdale * Suitland-Silver Hill * Temple Hills * Walker Mill * West Laurel * Woodlawn * Woodmore
Aquasco * Ardmore * Avondale * Berwyn * Carmody Hills * Carole Highlands * Cedar Heights * Cheltenham * Collington * Croom * Danville * Glassmanor * Green Meadows * Indian Creek Village * Kentland * Landover * Lanham * Lewisdale * Meadows * Montpelier * Muirkirk * North College Park * North Englewood * Oxon Hill * Palmer Park * Pepper Mill Village * Piscataway * Rogers Heights * Seabrook * South Bowie * Tuxedo * Vansville * West Bowie * West Hyattsville * White Hall
FootnotesThis populated place also has portions in an adjacent county or counties

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