Rockville, Maryland

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Rockville, Maryland
Ceety
The Mayor and Council of Rockville[1]
Dountoun Rockville in 2001, the Montgomery Coonty Judicial Centre in 2010, the Rockville Toun Squerr in 2010, the Beall-Dawson Hoose in 2005, an dountoun Rockville in 2008.
Dountoun Rockville in 2001, the Montgomery Coonty Judicial Centre in 2010, the Rockville Toun Squerr in 2010, the Beall-Dawson Hoose in 2005, an dountoun Rockville in 2008.
Banner o Rockville, Maryland
Banner
Offeecial seal o Rockville, Maryland
Seal
Coat o airms o Rockville, Maryland
Coat o airms
Motto: "Get Into It!"[2]
Location in the U.S. state o Maryland
Location in the U.S. state o 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
Kintra  United States of America
State  Maryland
Coonty Montgomery
Settled 1717
Foondit 1803
Incorporatit 1860
Govrenment
 • Mayor Bridget Donnell Newton (I)[3]
Aurie[4]
 • Ceety 13.57 sq mi (35.15 km2)
 • Laund 13.51 sq mi (34.99 km2)
 • Watter 0.06 sq mi (0.16 km2)
Elevation 451 ft (137 m)
Population (2010)[5]
 • Ceety 61,209
 • Estimate (2014)[6] 65,937
 • Density 4,530.6/sq mi (1,749.3/km2)
 • Metro 5,306,565
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 20847-53 & 20857
Aurie code(s) 301, 240
FIPS code 24-67675
GNIS featur ID 0586901
Wabsteid www.RockvilleMD.gov

Rockville is a ceety locatit in the central region o Montgomery Coonty, Maryland. It is the coonty seat an is a major incorporatit ceety o Montgomery Coonty an forms pairt o the Baltimore–Washington metropolitan aurie. The 2010 census tabulatit Rockville's population at 61,209, makkin it the third lairgest incorporatit ceety in Maryland, behind Baltimore an Frederick. Rockville is the lairgest incorporatit ceety in Montgomery Coonty, Maryland, awtho the nearbi census-designatit place o Germantown is mair populous.[7]

Sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Rockville haes ane sister ceety:

It haes a "friendship relationship" (a step preliminary tae a sister-ceety relationship) wi anither ceety:

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Section 1. - City Incorporated; General Powers.". Rockville City Code: General Ordinances of the City. Rockville, Maryland: The Mayor and Council of Rockville. Februar 26, 1990. Retrieved Mairch 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. "City of Rockville, Maryland". City of Rockville, Maryland. Retrieved August 24, 2012. 
  3. State of Maryland (Februar 25, 2013). "Rockville Mayors, Montgomery County, Maryland". Maryland State Archives. Retrieved September 10, 2013. 
  4. "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-01-25. 
  5. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-01-25. 
  6. "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Juin 24, 2015. 
  7. "U.S. Census Bureau Delivers Maryland's 2010 Census Population Totals, Including First Look at Race and Hispanic Origin Data for Legislative Redistricting - 2010 Census". Census.gov. Retrieved 2015-12-16. 
  8. "RSCC-HomePage". Rocknet.org. Retrieved 2015-12-16. 
  9. Contessa Crisostomo (2008-12-24). "Rockville to welcome another Sister City: Jiaxing, China". Gazette.net. Retrieved 2015-12-16.