La Plata, Maryland, is a town in Southern Maryland that was incorporated in 1888 and is located approximately 30 miles southeast of Washington, DC. As part of Charles County, La Plata has a population estimated by the city to be approximately 9,500 residents. This is also a growing area where many residents live and commute to Washington D.C. as well as the Andrews Air Force Base located nearby. La Plata is also centrally located among other Southern Maryland communities such as Newtown, Port Tobacco, Waldorf, St Charles, White Plains, Marbury, Bennsville, Accokeek, Pomfret and Huntingtown.
La Plata communities are located in a beautiful area of Southern Maryland where one can find many residential homes nestled among green wooded surroundings. At the city center and areas around it, La Plata residents will find government buildings, town halls, shopping areas, businesses restaurants, eateries, a hospital and other suburban amenities provided for complete living. Thanks to renovations efforts, the town has been undergoing transformation that is visible throughout its buildings, streets, businesses as well as new business and retail developments. At the northern end of town, one can find a Target, Wal-Mart, 3 grocery stores and other businesses. Major shopping areas include La Plata Shopping Center, Hawthorne Shopping Center and Potomac Square. There is also a Farmers Market that is open for business twice a week in town for fresh produce and vegetables. In terms of schools, La Plata includes Walter Mitchell Elementary, and Mary Matula Elementary, Milton Somers Middle School and La Plata High School. Residents in La Plata are also in close proximity to the College of Southern Maryland just a few minutes northwest of town.
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