City At A Glance

Swan Point Golf Course near La Plata, MD

Quick Facts:

Population: 8,916
Median Household Income: $80,555
Average Work Commute: 27 Minutes
Median Home Price: $263,500

About La Plata, MD

La Plata is home to blue crabs "“ on the menu and in the ball field "“ and rich Maryland culture. The city, located only 30 miles from Washington D.C., offers historical attractions such as St. Ignatius Church, the nation's oldest active Catholic parish. Great schools also enrich residents and the workforce. Major economic contributors include the University of Southern Maryland, Facchina Construction Co. and nearby Naval Support Facility Indian Head.