More than 1,200 trees grace the streets of Bethesda, a community whose downtown is designated an Arts & Entertainment District by the state of Maryland. Bethesda is a bedroom community of Washington, D.C. and considered one of the wealthiest and highly educated cities in America, with a median family income of about $175,000. Major employers include Walter Reed National Military Medical Center along with a number of corporate and government headquarters.
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