Within St. Mary’s County you will find a remarkable community known as Hollywood, Maryland. Hollywood is an unincorporated community that received its name in 1867, named after a large holly tree in front of Thompson’s General Store. This history-rich community is home to multiple cultural and historical points of interest including the St. John Francis Regis Catholic Church which was originally found in 1690, and the Sotterley Plantation and Resurrection Manor.
Hollywood is a charming rural community surrounded by farms producing corn, grains, hay, soybean and wheats. Hollywood is a great place for families and is served by the Hollywood Elementary School and several private schools as well. Residents of Hollywood are just a short drive from Washington, D.C. and all of Chesapeake Bay’s vibrant culture, abundant recreation opportunities and rich history. St. Mary’s County, where Hollywood is found, is a gorgeous peninsula boasting 500 miles of shoreline. In addition to having five water-based state parks and multiple water trails, St. Mary’s County also has amazing seafood for Hollywood residents to enjoy.
Hollywood is part of the Patuxent-Lexington Park-Chesapeake Corridor along with the neighboring communities of California, Lexington Park, Patuxent River Naval Air Station and Great Mills. These communities are located on the Patuxent River on the east side of the county. Homes for sale in Hollywood include townhouses, mobile homes and single family homes. While a single family home in Hollywood, Maryland can cost as much as $5.1 million, the average listing price for a single family home is around $455,000. Townhomes in Hollywood, Maryland have an average listing price around $110,000 and mobile homes average around $193,000.
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