Rated as one of the best counties for job growth in Maryland, Lexington Park is located in St. Mary’s County and calls itself home to a great community by Curtis Homes. Curtis has been building homes in Maryland, Washington, DC and Virginia since the 1920′s and prides itself on customer satisfaction and quality home development. Lexington Park, located in Southern Maryland, was chosen as a destination for new construction because of its great employment, excellent school ratings, recreational activities and many other factors.
Maritime and colonial heritage, outdoor adventure, shopping, dining, and a calendar full of fabulous events await. Paddle a tidal run, fish the Bay, crack some crabs, climb a lighthouse, or just enjoy all that Lexington Park has to offer!
Why Move to Lexington Park, MD?
Lexington Park in seaside St. Mary’s County is one of the nation’s fastest-growing “micropolitan” areas, expanding by 14.6 percent since 2000, largely on the strength of military growth. In addition, Southern Maryland is the fast-growing area in the state, and a very desirable bedroom community for people who work in the District of Columbia.
The area is surrounded by farmland and has a countryside charm with a historical appeal. In addition, there are many high tech jobs.
Lexington Park is also home to:
U.S. Oyster Festival
For oyster lovers, the St. Mary’s County fairgrounds near Lexington Park, MD transform to nirvana. Oysters served up raw, grilled, on bread, on the half shell, stewed, nude, cooked in savory sauces, in salads, even in desserts, just about every way imaginable and then some.
Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center
The sculpture garden features a 1/4 mile walking path that meanders through the woods past permanent and loaned sculpture, including over thirty works on loan from the Smithsonian Institution and the National Gallery of Art.
Point Lookout State Park
Fifteen miles south of Lexington Park, MD is the Point Lookout State Park. Features of this park include 143 wooded campsites, hiking, fishing, mountain biking, visitor center and hunting opportunities. There is also a Civil War museum commemorating the Confederate prison camp that once stood on the site of this park.
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