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Subregion 6 Planning Areas

Planning Areas

PA 77 - Melwood
PA 78 - Westphalia & Vicinity
PA 79 - Upper Marlboro
PA 82A - Rosaryville
PA 82B - Mt. Calvert-Nottingham
PA 86A - Croom-Naylor
PA 86B - Baden Area
PA 87A - Westwood Area
PA 87B - Aquasco

Project Planners

See Community Planners' responsible.

Descriptions

PA 77 and 78
The planning areas are generally located in central Prince George's County.

PA 79, 82A, 82B, 86A, 86B, 87A and 87B
The Subregion 6 Study Area covers the southeastern quarter of Prince George's County. It is bounded by the Patuxent River along its eastern edge. Two municipalities located within the study area are Upper Marlboro (the county seat) and Eagle Harbor.

Statistics

PA 77 and 78
Size of planning area: 23.3 square miles
Number of dwellings: 5,225 (1999)
Population: 17,837 (1999)
Employment (number of employees): 15,058 (1995)

PA 79, 82A, 82B, 86A, 86B, 87A and 87B
Size of study area: 124 square miles
Number of dwellings: Approximately 14,312 (1999)
Population: Approximately 41,003 (1999)
Employment (number of employees): Approximately 9,443 jobs (1995)

Master Plans and Other Publications

PA 77 and 78
Master Plan and Sectional Map Amendment for Melwood-Westphalia and Vicinity (1994)

PA 79, 82A, 82B, 86A, 86B, 87A and 87B
Subregion VI Study Area Master Plan (1993) and Sectional Map Amendment (1994)
Subregion VI Study Area Master Plan—Upper Marlboro, Rosaryville, Mt. Calvert-Nottingham, Croom-Naylor, Baden, Westwood, Aquasco (1993)
Subregion VI Study Area Sectional Map Amendment (1994)

Plan Updates/Amendments in Progress

PA 77 and 78
None (2000-2001)
Melwood-Westphalia Master Plan and Sectional Map Amendment—
Approved March 22, 1994 CR-25-1994

PA 79, 82A, 82B, 86A, 86B, 87A and 87B
None (2000 -2001)