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Kensington Heights, MD is a populated place located in Montgomery County at N39.03289° W77.06387° (NAD83). This is the nearest place in the USGS place names database to the center of the map view below.  Look below the map view for a list of other places and locations that are visible within this map view.  If you need to locate a landmark or feature, you can search for its location on our Find Places page.  If you need to locate a specific USGS topographic map, try our Find Maps page.

USGS Map Name:  Kensington, MD    Map MRC: 39077A1
Map Center:  N39.03289°  W77.06387°    Datum: NAD83    Zoom: 4m/pixel

Places Within This Map View:
Place Type Coordinates (click to center)
Kensington HeightsPopulated PlaceN39.03289° W77.06387°
Kensington Nursing and Rehabilitation CenterBuildingN39.03183° W77.06160°
Kensington Heights ParkParkN39.03400° W77.06859°
Saint Paul ParkParkN39.03150° W77.06887°
Homewood-Capital View ParkParkN39.02761° W77.05942°
Albert Einstein High SchoolSchoolN39.03908° W77.06729°
Oakland Terrace Elementary SchoolSchoolN39.02891° W77.05773°
HomewoodPopulated PlaceN39.02539° W77.06276°
Kensington ViewPopulated PlaceN39.03983° W77.05970°
Crossway Community Montessori SchoolSchoolN39.04095° W77.06175°
Newport Mill ParkParkN39.04011° W77.06859°
Pleasant View ParkParkN39.04150° W77.06303°
North KensingtonPopulated PlaceN39.03039° W77.07248°
Newport Mill Middle SchoolSchoolN39.04132° W77.06769°
Wheaton Plaza Shopping CenterLocaleN39.03650° W77.05526°
Kensington Railroad StationBuildingN39.02705° W77.07137°
College ViewPopulated PlaceN39.04316° W77.06526°
Kensington Post OfficePost OfficeN39.02577° W77.07145°
North Kensington Census Designated PlaceCensusN39.03916° W77.07223°
Newport Mill Middle SchoolSchoolN39.04261° W77.06859°
WheatonPopulated PlaceN39.03983° W77.05526°
Capitol View ParkPopulated PlaceN39.02233° W77.06053°
Newport HillsPopulated PlaceN39.04066° W77.07192°
Town of KensingtonCivilN39.02652° W77.07377°
Stephen Knolls SchoolSchoolN39.03369° W77.05189°
Noyes LibraryBuildingN39.02455° W77.07276°
Antique Row Shopping CenterLocaleN39.02750° W77.07480°
Monterrey VillagePopulated PlaceN39.04344° W77.05748°
Noyes Library for Young ChildrenBuildingN39.02483° W77.07359°
Stephen KnollsPopulated PlaceN39.03094° W77.05137°
Saint Pauls United Methodist ChurchChurchN39.02641° W77.07475°
Kensington Volunteer Fire Department Station 5BuildingN39.03001° W77.07622°
Kensington Town HallBuildingN39.02567° W77.07470°
Rock Creek PalisadesPopulated PlaceN39.03566° W77.07664°
Wheaton HillsPopulated PlaceN39.04566° W77.06026°
Pathways School - SpringvilleSchoolN39.04127° W77.05350°
First Baptist Church of WheatonChurchN39.03539° W77.05026°
Forest Glenn Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation CenterBuildingN39.02109° W77.05652°
Sylvan Manor Health Care CenterHospitalN39.02094° W77.05664°
Plyers Mill EstatesPopulated PlaceN39.02761° W77.05081°
Kensington KnollsPopulated PlaceN39.04344° W77.07331°
Ken GarPopulated PlaceN39.03150° W77.07803°
Wheaton Metro StationLocaleN39.03928° W77.05109°
KensingtonPopulated PlaceN39.02567° W77.07637°
Rock Creek Palisades School (historical)SchoolN39.03928° W77.07692°
Rock View Elementary SchoolSchoolN39.03941° W77.07694°
Leafy House Assisted Living CenterBuildingN39.01990° W77.05718°
Capital View ParkParkN39.02067° W77.05498°
Hughes United Methodist ChurchChurchN39.03066° W77.04831°
Warner Memorial Presbyterian ChurchChurchN39.02261° W77.07581°
First Baptist Church Kengar of KensingtonChurchN39.03147° W77.07975°
Kensington Elementary School (historical)SchoolN39.02650° W77.07887°
Kensington-Georgetown Medical CenterHospitalN39.02789° W77.07970°
Temple Emanuel SynagogueChurchN39.02122° W77.07581°
Carroll KnollsPopulated PlaceN39.02372° W77.04970°
Connecticut Avenue ParkParkN39.04400° W77.07664°
Tahoma at McKenney HillsSchoolN39.02011° W77.05248°
Kensington Park LibraryBuildingN39.02844° W77.08053°
Lee Memorial African Methodist Episcopal ChurchChurchN39.03164° W77.08113°
Maryland College of Arts and DesignBuildingN39.02733° W77.04748°
Iranian Christian ChurchChurchN39.02936° W77.04680°
Atonement Presbyterian ChurchChurchN39.02936° W77.04680°
Wheaton ForestPopulated PlaceN39.03816° W77.04720°
Montgomery College School of Art and DesignSchoolN39.02741° W77.04719°
Evergreen Montessori SchoolSchoolN39.02093° W77.07679°
McKenney HillsPopulated PlaceN39.02039° W77.05137°
Our Lady of Good Counsel High SchoolSchoolN39.04566° W77.05164°
Kensington Baptist ChurchChurchN39.02094° W77.07748°
Saint Patricks CemeteryCemeteryN39.02538° W77.08081°
Wheaton Post OfficePost OfficeN39.04249° W77.04772°
District 13CivilN39.04475° W77.04883°
Canaan Christian ChurchChurchN39.04145° W77.04655°
Town of Chevy Chase ViewCivilN39.01926° W77.08100°

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Note (5/31/2016) - Want a crosshair at the center coordinates of the map?  A number of people have asked, so that option has been added!

Note (6/26/2013) - Map sizes are now larger, and an extra-large (1280x1280) option has been added as well.

Note (8/18/2010) - The transition to the new TopoQuest server is now complete.  Aside from a glitch that affected the TopoZone alternative map.asp script much of Monday (8/17/2010) afternoon and evening, all went pretty smoothly.  Response time of the TopoQuest website overall should be much snappier, and addition of more 1m satellite / aerial imagery is back underway!

Note (8/2/2010) - Full USGS 1:100K and 1:250K topographic map coverage of the continental US is now completed and online.  Plus, I have the new TopoQuest server under construction with a 9TB RAID6 disk array to continue adding satellite/aerial photo coverage.  Yay!

Note (7/21/2009) - Locations of places of interest (from the USGS placenames database) within the map area you are viewing are now listed below the map when viewing at 64m/pixel or below.  You can click the name of the place to go to its description page, or click the coordinates to recenter your map view on that place.

Note (6/1/2009) - We've started adding 1m/pixel aerial and satellite imagery, starting with Oregon and slowly branching out from there.  Please be patient, it takes a very long time to download and process all this imagery, as well as huge amounts of disk space!

Note (3/07/2009) - We've started adding 1:100K and 1:250K scale USGS topographic maps, starting with southern Oregon and moving out from there.  Coverage will be a bit sparse at first while we crank up automated processing of map tiles at these topographic map scales.  To view 1:100K and 1:250K scale topos, you'll need to manually select them from the sidebar (the Choose Automatically selection will not select these map scales until we have more coverage).  You can use the coverage map types to see what areas we've already processed and have online.  Also note that satellite photo coverage isn't meant to be particularly useful at this point, it's just (very) experimental.

Note (7/31/2008) - We've started adding 1:50K scale topographic maps of Canada, starting with British Columbia.  The Canadian topographic map coverage is still a bit experimental, and integration into the map viewer still needs a little work.  The map viewer will not yet automatically select the 1:50K scale topographic maps, so if you're trying to view maps in Canada, you may need to manually switch to the 1:50K Topo Maps selection in the Map Contents section of the sidebar.

Note (4/15/2008) - With the demise of non-subscription access to TopoZone (now merged with, a subscription service), we're scrambling to process all topographic maps for the US and make them available as quickly as possible.  We now have four Linux PC's crunching map data 24/7 to produce and index map data continuously.  We should be adding approximately fifteen 1 degree x 1 degree blocks of map data (approximately 1000 individual 7.5 minute 1:24000 topo maps) per day.  We're starting with southern Oregon (because that's where we live!) and northern California and branching out from there.

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