In St. Mary’s County there is noteworthy community and wonderful place to buy a home, known as Lexington Park, Maryland. Lexington Park is the principal community of the Lexington Park micropolitan area and home to around 12,000 residents. This census-designated place has a long rich history dating back 10,000 years when Native American peoples lived in the area. The Yaocomico branch of the Piscataway Indian Nation inhabited the area when the first colonists arrived and the Piscataway Nation still exists in the area today, though in small communities and cultural centers throughout St. Mary’s County.
Lexington Park was established in 1943, named for the USS Lexington aircraft carrier which was sunk around that time. Since then, the community has experienced gradual but steady growth. In recent years multiple high-tech and aerospace companies have moved to the area bringing numerous jobs. Lexington Park also benefits from the continued expansion along Maryland Route 235 and Great Mills Roads, which include some excellent options for shopping and dining.
Lexington Park, Maryland is a highly desirable bedroom community for people who are employed in Washington, D.C., though many residents live and work in this seaside county. Homes for sale in Lexington Park vary in a number of ways, including age, size, style and location. Condos in Lexington Park have an average listing price of $75,000, while townhomes have an average listing price of $184,000. Some single family homes can cost as much as $1.1 million, but the average listing price of a Lexington Park single family home is closer to $255,000.
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