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Encyclopedia > Maryland Route 193

Maryland State Highway 193 is roughly 26-mile-long east-west road through Montgomery County and Prince George's County, Maryland. It serves a number of communities in those counties, including College Park, Greenbelt, Langley Park, Silver Spring, and Kensington. Montgomery County is a suburban county located in the state of Maryland north of Washington, D.C.. The county, sometimes referred to informally as MoCo, is the most populous and affluent jurisidiction in Maryland. ... Prince Georges County is a suburban county located in the U.S. state of Maryland immediately north, east, and south of Washington, D.C. It is home to the USDA Beltsville Agricultural Research Center, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Andrews Air Force Base, the University of Marylands flagship... Official language(s) None Capital Annapolis Largest city Baltimore Area  - Total   - Width   - Length    - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 42nd 12,417 sq mi  32,160 km² 90 miles  145 km 249 miles  400 km 21 37°53N to 39°43N 75°4W to 79°33W Population  - Total... Motto: Nickname: Map Political Statistics Founded 1856 Incorporated 1945 Prince Georges County Mayor Stephen A. Brayman Geographic Statistics Area  - Total  - Land  - Water 14. ... Location in Prince Georges County, Maryland Founded  -Incorporated 1937 {{{incorporated}}}  County Prince Georges County Mayor Judith F. Davis Area  - Total  - Water 15. ... Langley Park is a census-designated place located in northwestern Prince Georges County, Maryland. ... Silver Spring is an urbanized, but unincorporated area in Montgomery County, Maryland. ... Kensington is a town located in Montgomery County, Maryland. ...


Route 193 is called University Boulevard (named after the University of Maryland, College Park) from its western terminus to its junction with U.S. Route 1 (Baltimore Avenue) in College Park, and it is called Greenbelt Road from its junction with Route 1 eastward. Route 193's intersection with U.S. Highway 29 (Colesville Road) in Silver Spring is informally known as "Four Corners." The University of Maryland, College Park (also known as UM, UMD, or UMCP) is a public university located in College Park, Maryland, just outside Washington, D.C., USA. As the flagship institution of the University System of Maryland, the university is most often referred to as the University of Maryland... MAJOR JUNCTIONS JUNCTION MILEPOST Legend BROWSE STATE HWYS {{{browse}}} United States Highway 1 is a United States highway which parallels the east coast of the United States. ... A view of the Baltimore skyline from above. ... United States Highway 29 is a north-south United States highway that runs for 1,036 miles (1,667 km) from the western suburbs of Baltimore to Pensacola, Florida. ...


Route 193 crosses the Capital Beltway (I-495) twice--once in Greenbelt, and once in Silver Spring. Other major junctions are with Route 1 in College Park, with Route 650 (New Hampshire Avenue) in Langley Park, with Route 97 (Georgia Avenue) in Glenmont, with Route 201 (Kenilworth Avenue) in Greenbelt, and with the Baltimore-Washington Parkway (Route 295), also in Greenbelt. The Capital Beltway (in green) The Capital Beltway (Interstate 495) is an expressway-class interstate highway which circles the Washington, DC area. ... Maryland State Highway 97 is the designation for the majority of Georgia Avenue in Maryland. ... Georgia Avenue is a major through north-south artery in Washington, DC. It begins as 7th Street, S.W., at Maine Avenue SW, at the Waterfront. ... Glenmont is an unincorporated community in Montgomery County, Maryland, USA. The U.S. Census Bureau combines Glenmont with nearby Wheaton to create the Census Designated Place of Wheaton-Glenmont. ... MD 201 is a road near Washington, DC. Its most well-known section is not normally known as MD 201, but is usually considered to be part of the Baltimore-Washington Parkway. ... The Baltimore-Washington Parkway (B-W Parkway) is a federally owned freeway, operated by the National Park Service, running parallel to Interstate 95 approximately five miles to its east between Baltimore, Maryland and Washington, DC. Signs at its termini dedicate it to Gladys Noon Spellman. ...


Route 193 was also the former designation of Connecticut Avenue, now signed Maryland State Highway 185. Maryland State Highway 185 is an 8. ...


See also

Below is a list of Maryland state highways and the counties they pass through. ...

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