The Greenbelt Area
Amid the bustling suburbs of Washington, D.C., the City of Greenbelt is a civic oasis. A tightly-knit community with a strong identity, our city is home to over 20,000 residents, a diverse group representing a multitude of ethnicities, faiths, cultures, and lifestyles. While Greenbelt has the feel and charm of a small town, it also offers big-city conveniences.
The best of both worlds, the City of Greenbelt extends to you a warm welcome. In addition to fostering a community that is respectful, safe, and fair for all people, the City also offers an abundance of amenities. Recreation facilities, children's programs, arts classes, cultural events, and exceptional schools are just a few of what's available.
A network of parks and walking paths crisscross the city, while award-winning trees dot the landscape. Cooperative businesses and housing associations are indicative of the community-first spirit of Greenbelt, while the active City Council is energized by an active citizenry.