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Poolesville is a town in the western portion of Montgomery County, Maryland. The population was 4,883 at the 2010 United States Census. It is surrounded by (but is technically not part of) the Montgomery County Agricultural Reserve, and is considered a distant bedroom community for commuters to Washington, D.C. The name of the town comes from the brothers John Poole, Sr. and Joseph Poole, Sr. who owned land in what is now Poolesville. Due to a historical anomaly, until 2010 the legal name of the town was "The Commissioners of Poolesville". Residents overwhelmingly voted to formally change the name to "The Town of Poolesville" in the November 2010 general election.


This is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your routine and enjoy a fun-filled holiday. Poolesville in United States is an ideal destination for a vacation! Poolesville is located at a short trip away from Washington D. C. a major city in United States. Washington D. C. is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Washington Monument, United States Capitol, Lincoln Memorial. Popular vacation packages of Poolesville are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Poolesville*

  • Poolesville: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Poolesville for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Poolesville.

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 62.5 (High)
    • Attacks 50 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 87.5 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 62.5 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 75 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 37.5 (Low)
  • Living in Poolesville - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 71.88 (High)
    • Health Care Index 77.78 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.72 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Poolesville

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Poolesville

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 37.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 75 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 41.67 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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