Silver Spring Montgomery County, Maryland

Silver Spring: Community in Montgomery County, Maryland, United States

About

Silver Spring is a city located in the county of Montgomery in the U.S. state of Maryland. After -29 years in 1981 city had an estimated population of 71,452 inhabitants.

The city was created 135 years ago in 1886.

Silver Spring Quick Facts

Population : 71,452 (1981)
Country : United States of America
State : Maryland (United States)
County : Montgomery County
Postal code : 20901–20908, 20914–20916, 20997, 20918, 20910–20911, 20993
Phone Area Codes : 240, 301
Official name : Silver Spring
Water as percent of area : 0.37%
Land as percent of area : 99.63%
Altitude : 341 feet / 104 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1887 (135 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone, America/New_York, UTC−05:00, UTC−04:00
Local time : 09:53:34 (26th May 2022)
Silver Spring locator map
Location of Silver Spring on Maryland map.
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Geography

Silver Spring is located at 38°59'26"N 77°1'34"W (38.9906700, -77.0260900). It has 3 neighbors: District of Columbia, Forest Glen and Takoma Park.

Silver Spring map

Silver Spring has 3 neighbours.

Demographics

Year Population % Change Method
1981 71,452 - 36667

Silver Spring zip code is 20901. County name: Montgomery, County fips: 24031

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Best Things to Do in Silver Spring

1 Wheaton Regional Park

Rating: 4.7 (2703)

2000 Shorefield Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20902, United States ➦ Show Map

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Wheaton Regional Park

2 Wheaton Regional Park Adventure Playground

Rating: 4.7 (917)

2002 Shorefield Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20902, United States ➦ Show Map

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Wheaton Regional Park Adventure Playground

3 Saint Camillus Church

Rating: 4.8 (478)

1600 St Camillus Dr, Silver Spring, MD 20903, United States ➦ Show Map

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Saint Camillus Church

4 Martin Luther King Jr. Recreational Park

Rating: 4.6 (456)

1120 Jackson Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20904, United States ➦ Show Map

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Martin Luther King Jr. Recreational Park

5 Wheaton Miniature Train & Carousel

Rating: 4.6 (444)

2002 Shorefield Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20902, United States ➦ Show Map

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Wheaton Miniature Train & Carousel

Where ot Eat in Silver Spring

1 Dave & Buster's

Rating: 4.2 (2248)

8661 Colesville Rd Suite E102, Silver Spring, MD 20910, United States ➦ Show Map

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Dave & Buster's

2 BurgerFi

Rating: 4.3 (1182)

8504 Fenton St, Silver Spring, MD 20910, United States ➦ Show Map

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BurgerFi

3 Red Lobster

Rating: 3.8 (1072)

8533 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910, United States ➦ Show Map

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Red Lobster

4 Outback Steakhouse

Rating: 3.7 (933)

13703 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20906, United States ➦ Show Map

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Outback Steakhouse

5 Nando's Peri-Peri

Rating: 4.3 (831)

924 Ellsworth Dr, Silver Spring, MD 20910, United States ➦ Show Map

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Nando's Peri-Peri

Where to Stay in Silver Spring

1 DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Washington DC - Silver Spring

Rating: 3.7 (1231)

8727 Colesville Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20910, United States ➦ Show Map

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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Washington DC - Silver Spring

2 Hampton Inn Silver Spring Washington DC

Rating: 3.8 (687)

8728-A, Colesville Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20910, United States ➦ Show Map

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Hampton Inn Silver Spring Washington DC

3 Holiday Inn Express Washington DC N-Silver Spring, an IHG Hotel

Rating: 3.9 (622)

7990 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910, United States ➦ Show Map

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Holiday Inn Express Washington DC N-Silver Spring, an IHG Hotel

4 Courtyard by Marriott Silver Spring Downtown

Rating: 4.2 (487)

8506 Fenton St, Silver Spring, MD 20910, United States ➦ Show Map

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Courtyard by Marriott Silver Spring Downtown

5 Days Inn by Wyndham Silver Spring

Rating: 2.6 (461)

8040 13th St, Silver Spring, MD 20910, United States ➦ Show Map

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Days Inn by Wyndham Silver Spring

People born in Silver Spring (145)

People born in Silver Spring, including stand-up comedian, author, playwright, social critic and actor Lewis Black, actor Wayne Duvall, romance writer Nora Roberts, .

List

  • Adam Cadre (American writer) he was born in 05/02/1974
  • Blair Lee III (American politician (1916-1985)) he was born in 19/05/1916
  • Amelia Atwater-Rhodes (American author of fantasy and young adult literature) she was born in 16/04/1984
  • Blair Lee I (American politician (1857-1944)) he was born in 09/08/1857
  • Lisa Ann Walter (American actress) she was born in 03/08/1963
  • Cara DeLizia (actress) she was born in 10/04/1984
  • Darrius Heyward-Bey (American football player) he was born in 26/02/1987
  • Ryan Pinkston (American actor) he was born in 08/02/1988
  • Derrick Gray (Player of American and Canadian football) he was born in 11/11/1985
  • Rian Johnson (American screenwriter, film director, film producer and film editor) he was born in 17/12/1973
  • Judi Bari (American environmentalist) she was born in 07/11/1949
  • Michael Ealy (American actor) he was born in 03/08/1973
  • Bill Callahan (American singer-songwriter and guitarist) he was born in 03/06/1966
  • Dominique Dawes (American gymnast) she was born in 20/11/1976
  • Joe Lally (American musician) he was born in 03/12/1963
  • Crystal Chappell (American actress) she was born in 04/08/1965
  • Nick Adenhart (professional baseball player) he was born in 24/08/1986
  • Dan Futterman (American screenwriter and actor) he was born in 08/06/1967

Schools in Silver Spring

College & universities near Silver Spring, MD

Code Name City ZIP
162210 Washington Adventist University Takoma Park (MD) 20912
163408 Montgomery Beauty School Silver Spring (MD) 20901
131399 University of the District of Columbia Washington (DC) 20008
434937 Yeshiva College of the Nations Capital Silver Spring (MD) 20902
363721 University of the District of Columbia-David A Clarke School of Law Washington (DC) 20008

Stations (22)

Amtrak & bus stations near Silver Spring, MD

Code Name Address Type
WAS Washington Union Station 50 Massachusetts Ave NE RAIL
NCR New Carrollton station 4300 Garden City Drive RAIL
RKV Rockville station 251 Hungerford Drive at Park Rd. RAIL
ALX Union Station 110 Callahan Drive RAIL
BCV Burke Centre 10399 Premier Court RAIL

Post offices near Silver Spring

Post Office Name City ZIP
Silver Spring Post Office Silver Spring (MD) 20910
Takoma Park Post Office Takoma Park (MD) 20912
Lammond Rigg Post Office Washington (DC) 20011
Langley Park Post Office Hyattsville (MD) 20783
Forest Glen Post Office Silver Spring (MD) 20910

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Montgomery County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Montgomery County , MD. (more)

City Name Population Title
Redland 147,010 Unincorporated area in Montgomery County, Maryland, United States
Germantown 86,395 Census-designated place in Montgomery County, Maryland, United States
Rockville 69,512 City in Montgomery County, Maryland, United States
Gaithersburg 67,741 City in Maryland, United States
Bethesda 62,448 Unincorporated community in Montgomery County, Maryland, United States
Aspen Hill 48,759 Census-designated place in Montgomery County, Maryland, United States
Potomac 44,965 Census-designated place in Montgomery County, Maryland, United States
North Bethesda 43,828 Unincorporated area in Montgomery County, Maryland, United States
Olney 33,844 Unincorporated area of Montgomery County, Maryland, United States of America
Montgomery Village 32,032 Unincorporated community in Montgomery County, Maryland, United States
North Potomac 24,410 Census-designated place in Montgomery County, Maryland, United States
Fairland 23,681 Town in Oklahoma, United States
White Oak 19,020 Unincorporated area in Montgomery County, Maryland, United States
Takoma Park 17,696 City in Maryland, United States
Cloverly 15,126 Community in Montgomery County, Maryland, United States
Colesville 14,647 Unincorporated area in Montgomery County, Maryland, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Silver Spring distances to largest Maryland cities