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Chevy Chase Section Five, Maryland
Village
Entering Chevy Chase Section Five along MD 186 northbound
Entering Chevy Chase Section Five along MD 186 northbound
Montgomery County Maryland Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Chevy Chase Section Five Highlighted.svg
Country  United States
State  Maryland
County Flag of Montgomery County, Maryland.svg Montgomery
Special Tax District 1922
Incorporated June 25, 1982
Area
 • Total 0.11 sq mi (0.28 km2)
 • Land 0.11 sq mi (0.28 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
305 ft (93 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 672
 • Density 6,280.37/sq mi (2,430.09/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
FIPS code 24-16720
GNIS feature ID 1669432

Chevy Chase Section Five is an incorporated village in Montgomery County, Maryland, United States. The population was 658 at the 2010 census.

History

In 1922, the Maryland state legislature established the area as a special taxing district called Section Five of the Village of Chevy Chase. State law prohibited "riotous conduct, profanity, [and] vulgar language" within its bounds.

On May 18, 1982, there was a referendum held on whether to incorporate as a village. The vote was in favor of incorporation.

Geography

Chevy Chase Section Five is located at 38°58′59″N 77°4′29″W / 38.98306°N 77.07472°W / 38.98306; -77.07472 (38.983060, -77.074786).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.10 square miles (0.26 km2), all of it land.

Home prices in Chevy Chase Section Five range from just under $1,000,000 to well over $2,000,000.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1990 632
2000 641 1.4%
2010 658 2.7%
2020 672 2.1%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 658 people, 222 households, and 191 families living in the village. The population density was 6,580.0 inhabitants per square mile (2,540.6/km2). There were 226 housing units at an average density of 2,260.0 per square mile (872.6/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 95.6% White, 3.3% Hispanic or Latino of any race, 2.1% Asian, 1.8% from two or more races, 0.2% African American and 0.3% from other races.

There were 222 households, of which 45.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 78.4% were married couples living together, 4.1% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.6% had a male householder with no wife present, and 14.0% were non-families. 13.1% of all households were made up of individuals, and 8.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.96 and the average family size was 3.24.

The median age in the village was 44 years. 31.2% of residents were under the age of 18; 4.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 17% were from 25 to 44; 34.6% were from 45 to 64; and 12.9% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 46.7% male and 53.3% female.

Education

Residents are served by schools in the Montgomery County Public Schools.

Residents are zoned to Rosemary Hills Elementary School (PreK-2), Chevy Chase Elementary School (3-6), Silver Creek Middle School, and Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School.

Transportation

2019-06-12 12 12 42 View south along Maryland State Route 186 (Brookville Road) just south of Woodbine Street in Chevy Chase Section Five, Montgomery County, Maryland
MD 186 southbound in Chevy Chase Section Five

The only state highway serving Chevy Chase Section Five is Maryland Route 186 (Brookville Road). Maryland Route 185 (Connecticut Avenue) passes just west of the village.

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