Founded in 1888, La Plata, MD uniquely blends its rich small town history with its modern big city features in it’s compact 8 square mile layout of 10,000 residents. La Plata’s small town feel is deeply rooted in history and complimented by some of the best schools, medical centers, shopping, dinning and entertainment in the region.
La Plata is perfectly located in Southern Maryland, just minutes from the Potomac River bridge into Virginia, and bisected by Rt 301 and Rt 6, making any regional commute easy. Not only is La Plata a booming small city in a great location but it also one of the safest towns in Maryland with the local police and hospital within walking distance.
Downtown Commons is nestled in a quiet corner right off of St. Mary’s Avenue in Downtown Historic La Plata.
St. Mary’s Avenue and surrounding streets host some of the best restaurants, pubs and entertainment in the area.
Shopping is easy with small retailers within walking distance and shopping centers within a short drive.
La Plata boasts some of the best public & private schools, including the College of Southern Maryland.
Downtown Commons has easy access to Rt. 301 and Rt. 6, making your daily commute as quick as possible.
Safely located within walking distance of the La Plata Police & University of Maryland Medical Center.