MD - Gaithersburg

Gaithersburg, Maryland

History

Gaithersburg began in 1765 as a small agricultural settlement known as Log Town. In 1850, the post office was named “Forest Oak.” The town officially became “Gaithersburg” when it was incorporated on April 5, 1878.

Gaithersburg has undergone significant changes in recent years. The City is now an urban area and a suburb of Washington, D.C. It has become a major regional location for high-technology companies while commercial agriculture is close to non-existent. The rolling fields of wheat are now roads, housing developments and commercial enterprises, but at the same time a number of historic communities and traditions have been preserved. In the 21st century Gaithersburg continues to grow while retaining many of the qualities of a small town that cherishes its rich, diverse heritage.

Demographics

 

With just over 68,000 residents located in the heart of Montgomery County, Gaithersburg is one of the largest cities in Maryland.
 
For more info goto: http://www.gaithersburgmd.gov/about-gaithersburg/profile-and-history

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$90,000
GAITHERSBURG, MD
2
beds
1
baths
Listing courtesy of Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc. MRIS
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$399,900
GAITHERSBURG, MD
3
beds
2
baths
Listing courtesy of Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc. MRIS
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$374,000
GAITHERSBURG, MD
3
beds
3
baths
Listing courtesy of Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc. MRIS
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$420,000
GAITHERSBURG, MD
4
beds
3
baths
Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Capital Properties MRIS
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$149,000
GAITHERSBURG, MD
2
beds
2
baths
Listing courtesy of Samson Properties MRIS
Updated Nov 17, 2017 7:47:pm
Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed. Listing data provided by Metropolitan Regional Information Systems, Inc.

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