Maryland possesses a variety of topography within its borders, contributing to its nickname America in Miniature.
It ranges from sandy dunes dotted with seagrass in the east, to low marshlands teeming with wildlife and large bald cypress near the Chesapeake Bay, to gently rolling hills of oak forests in the Piedmont Region, and pine groves in the Maryland mountains to the west.
Silver Spring is an unincorporated area situated in Montgomery County along the border of the District of Columbia.
It is the fourth most populous community in Maryland.
Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.97% of the population.
There were 8,373 households, out of which 40.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them; 63.8% were married couples living together, 9.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 23.6% were non-families.
Maryland is bounded on its north by Pennsylvania, on its west by West Virginia, on its east by Delaware and the Atlantic Ocean, and on its south, across the Potomac River, by West Virginia and Virginia.
The mid-portion of this border is interrupted by Washington, D.
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