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Indian Head Maryland is a town in Charles County located in Southern Maryland. Indian Head is probably most notably known as the sight of Naval Support Facility Indian Head. This naval facility has been in this location since 1890 and is the first naval establishment in Maryland. It began as a gun testing facility and has become the sight of numerous scientific and response-force missions that serve all branches of the military, in addition to gun testing.

Looking to settle down in Indian Head, MD? Explore our comprehensive real estate listings featuring a variety of homes for sale in this charming town. From cozy apartments to spacious single-family homes, there's something for every budget and lifestyle. Discover the beauty of Indian Head, Maryland, with its scenic surroundings and friendly community atmosphere. Whether you're searching for your dream home or looking to invest in property, The Southside Team your experienced real estate agents in Indian Head, MD, are here to assist you every step of the way. Browse through our property listings to find affordable homes, single-family residences, and townhomes that suit your preferences. With 20640 real estate options available, now is the perfect time to buy a home in Indian Head, MD, and make this vibrant town your new home.

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Indian Head May 29, 2024
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Relocating to Indian Head MD

The name of the base for which Indian Head is known has changed names many times, but today it is known as Naval Support Facility Indian Head. The base currently employs around 3,700. It is, of course, one of the area’s largest employers. Relocating to Indian Head, Maryland, offers a peaceful riverside lifestyle with easy access to nearby cities like Washington D.C. and Alexandria, Virginia. Many families call Indian Head home, and residents tend to be liberal-minded. The public schools in Indian Head are above average, providing excellent educational opportunities for children. With a rich history, scenic surroundings, and a welcoming community, Indian Head provides an ideal setting for families, professionals, and retirees alike. Enjoy top-rated schools, recreational activities, and cultural attractions in this charming town along the Potomac River.

Indian Head MD History

The Indian Head peninsula, a scenic stretch of land jutting out into the Potomac River, has a rich history dating back to indigenous peoples who inhabited the area for centuries. Among these early inhabitants were the Mattawoman tribe, believed to be a branch of the Piscataway tribe, who spoke the Algonquian language. When English settlers arrived, they referred to the land as "Indian Head" due to its distinctive shape resembling a peninsula. According to historical research from the Charles County Historical Society, the term "Indian Head" is derived from "Indian Headlands". Another explanation suggests a tragic love story involving a brave from a foreign tribe and an Algonquin princess, but this tale has been dismissed as folklore by local historians.

Things to Do in Indian Head Maryland

Indian Head Rail Trail Maryland

The Indian Head Rail Trail is a scenic 12.9-mile path created from a converted abandoned railroad corridor. Whether you're looking for a leisurely stroll, a bike ride, or even rollerblading, this trail offers a perfect outdoor escape. Open year-round, it provides a picturesque setting for outdoor enthusiasts to explore nature and get some exercise. Plus, it's dog-friendly, so feel free to bring your furry friend along as long as they're on a leash. With its serene atmosphere and varied activities, the Indian Head Rail Trail is a popular destination for locals and visitors alike to enjoy the great outdoors.

Black Box Stage Theater

The Black Box Stage Theater is a vibrant hub for live performances. Hosting a diverse range of shows, from solo performances to comedy nights and musicals, there's always something exciting happening here. Operated by the Indian Head Center for the Arts, this venue provides a welcoming atmosphere for both performers and audiences alike. Whether you're looking for a night of laughter, music, or drama, the Black Box Stage Theater promises a memorable experience and a fun-filled evening of entertainment.

Schools in Indian Head

The public schools of Indian Head are all part of the Calvert County Public School District. This is one of the best school districts in the state of Maryland. Many young families seek to benefit from the educational system of Calvert County by living within the district boundaries. Specific schools that serve the town of Indian Head include Indian Head Elementary School, J.C. Parks Elementary School, General Smallwood Middle School, and Matthew Henson Middle School.

Homes in Indian Head MD

There is a nice variety of single-family properties available in Indian Head. You can find starter home properties priced in the very affordable high $100,000s in Indian Head. You can also find townhomes, which are considered mid-sized and affordable single-family homes, as well as large estate-style homes on acreage. Homes in Indian Head come in at a wide range of price points making it an affordable place to live from many ranging from the $100,000s to the $700,000s.

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