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Chevy Chase, Maryland

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Chevy Chase, MD: An Upscale Community Nestled Against DC

Incorporated in 1918, Chevy Chase has beginnings that are similar to many other American suburbs; however, the outcome is far from ordinary. The title of Chevy Chase is shared by the town and several surrounding villages in Montgomery County. Modern-day Chevy Chase features high-end housing stock, a diverse community, and a proud tradition of success.

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This Suburb Has a Rich History

Chevy Chase was created by the Chevy Chase Land Company, formed in the 1890s by gold and silver magnates. The Chevy Chase Land Company (a development and property management company which is still thriving today) purchased huge swaths of land which remained undeveloped until the early 20th century.

Huge amounts of infrastructure were built in Chevy Chase during the 1920s, and subsequently improved the following decade — notably modern sewers, streets, and a tree-planting program. The strong infrastructure has paved the way for a robust local economy and continually satisfied residents.

Chevy Chase is largely an upscale residential suburb, buffeted by the commercial offerings in Friendship Heights and the luxury shopping available along Wisconsin Avenue.

Exciting Community Events That Keep It Desirable

The National Science Bowl takes place annually at the National 4-H Youth Conference Center located in Chevy Chase. Other events, like the Chamber of Commerce’s Holiday Goodwill Dinner, strengthen the community.

A stretch of Rock Creek Park defines the northern and eastern borders of Chevy Chase, with Bethesda, Friendship Heights, Silver Spring, and Northwest Washington, DC surrounding the rest.

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