Subregion 1 Planning AreaS

Planning Areas

  • PA 60 - Northwestern Area
  • PA 61 - Fairland-Beltsville
  • PA 62 - South Laurel-Montpelier
  • PA 64 - Agricultural Research Center

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Subregion I is located in northern Prince George's County and is bordered by Montgomery, Howard, and Anne Arundel Counties. There are no municipalities in the Subregion. However, it is adjacent to the City of Laurel which has its own planning and zoning authority. Planning Area 64 consists largely of Federal properties such as the Patuxent Wildlife Research Center and NASA. Federal properties have their own master plan and are not subject to the County's land use regulations.

Statistics (US Census 2000)

  • Number of dwellings: 21,000 (approximately)
  • Population: 55,000 (approximately)
  • Size of planning area: 44 square miles

Prince George's County Census Application

This Census Application was developed to facilitate the access and display of Census Information. The information accessible through this application was developed by the Census Bureau with additional data formatting and processing done by the Maryland State Data Center. The GIS data and map services hosted for this application are maintained by the Prince George’s County Planning Department.

It contains:

  • 2000 and 2010 Census Boundaries
  • 2000 and 2010 Census count and estimate information aggregated by tract and zip code tabulation areas (ZCTA)
  • American Community Survey five-year data representing 2009-13 and 2010-14 information aggregated by tract and ZCTA

Plan Updates/Amendments (2009-2010)

Subregion 1 Map