Rockville, Maryland

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Rockville, Maryland
City
The Mayor and Council of Rockville[1]
Motto: "Get into it!"
Location in the State of Maryland
Coordinates: 39°5′1″N 77°8′54″W / 39.08361°N 77.14833°W / 39.08361; -77.14833Coordinates: 39°5′1″N 77°8′54″W / 39.08361°N 77.14833°W / 39.08361; -77.14833
Country United States
State Maryland
County Montgomery
Founded 1717
Incorporated 1860
Government
 • Mayor Phyllis Marcuccio
Area
 • City 13.4 sq mi (34.8 km2)
 • Land 13.4 sq mi (34.8 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 451 ft (137 m)
Population (2007)
 • City 58,706
 • Density 4,381.0/sq mi (1,687.0/km2)
 • Metro 5,306,565
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 301
FIPS code 24-67675
GNIS feature ID 0586901
Website http://www.rockvillemd.gov/

Rockville is the county seat of Montgomery County, Maryland, United States. According to the 2007 census update, the city had a total population of 58,706, making it the third largest city in Maryland.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Section 1. - City Incorporated; General Powers.". Rockville City Code: General Ordinances of the City. Rockville, Maryland: The Mayor and Council of Rockville. February 26, 1990. https://www.municode.com/library/md/rockville/codes/code_of_ordinances?nodeId=CH_ARTIINCOLI_S1CIINGEPO. Retrieved March 17, 2015. "The inhabitants of the City of Rockville, Montgomery County, are a body corporate by the name of "The Mayor and Council of Rockville," and by that name may have perpetual succession, sue and be sued, and have and use a common seal. (Res. No. 8-78; Res. No. 24-60)"
  2. "Table 4: Annual Estimates of the Population for Incorporated Places in Maryland, Listed Alphabetically: April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2007". U.S. Census Bureau. http://www.census.gov/popest/cities/tables/SUB-EST2007-04-24.csv. Retrieved August 22, 2008.