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Suitland-Silver Hill was a census-designated place (CDP) in Prince George's County, Maryland, United States, for the 2000 U.S. Census. The census area included the separate unincorporated communities of Silver Hill and Suitland, and other smaller communities. The population was 33,515 at the 2000 census. For the 2010 census, the CDP was separated into Silver Hill and Suitland. The community was named for a 19th-century landowner, State Senator Samuel Taylor Suit and his estate. The Suitland-Silver Hill area was known as having one of the highest crime rates in Prince George's County. The Suitland Manor neighborhood, located at the intersections of Maryland Route 218 (Suitland Road) and Maryland Route 458 (Silver Hill Road) was targeted for demolition by the county because of the frequent occurrence of violent crime and drug trafficking in the area. As of late 2005, Prince George's County was in the process of purchasing all of the apartment buildings on the three roads that make up the neighborhood (Homer Avenue, Hudson Avenue, and Huron Avenue), so that they could be demolished and replaced with mixed commercial and residential properties. In 2005, seven people were shot and killed in this three-block area, and another was killed in a hit and run. Suitland Manor is directly across Suitland Road from the Suitland Federal Center, which houses the national headquarters of the United States Census Bureau, among other government agencies. Suitland is currently poised to take advantage of development and multiple economic engines being established throughout this area of Prince George's County. Revitalization is being attempted in the area by different community organizations as they strive to undo the damage done to the reputation of the area by the former "pay to play" politics that existed in Prince George's County. The new administration of the Suitland Citizens Association has made great strides in rebuilding the trust of the local community and the Suitlandfest Community Development Corporation hosts and designs activities, programs and events that try to bring forth positive change, enhance the education, recreation, health and fitness, artistic development, social and economic conditions in this at-risk but growing area. Suitland is alleged to be one of the most dangerous places in the county but current crime statistics do not support that contention . Steny Hoyer, House Minority Whip of the United States House of Representatives, moved to the area in his teens and attended Suitland High School.


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Facts and Stats for Suitland-silver Hill*

  • Pollution Statistics in Suitland-silver Hill

    Know the pollution level of Suitland-silver Hill before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 62.5 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 68.75 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 31.25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 66.67 (High)
  • Suitland-silver Hill: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Suitland-silver Hill for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Suitland-silver Hill.

    • Burglary and Theft 28.13 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 34.38 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 31.25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 36.11 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 31.25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 46.88 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 21.88 (Low)
    • Drug offense 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 93.75 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 44.44 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 21.88 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 31.25 (Low)
  • Living in Suitland-silver Hill - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Suitland-silver Hill is 190.02 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 69.86 (High)
    • Climate Index 81.12 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 45.55 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 33.89 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 75.16 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 50 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.35 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 168.08 (Very High)
    • 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 Suitland-silver Hill

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Suitland-silver Hill

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 14 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 48.75 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 78.57 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 42.44 USD

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

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