Welcome to Chevy Chase
A vibrant and dynamic community with an established reputation, tree-lined streets, and stately homes
Chevy Chase, Md., is one of the most dynamic cities in the Mid-Atlantic region of the United States. It is located northwest of Washington, D.C., and contains one of the most educated populations in the United States — approximately 90% of Chevy Chase residents hold at least a bachelor’s degree. Chevy Chase has historical roots associated with 18th-century honchos Colonel Joseph Belt and Charles Calvert, 5th Baron Baltimore. The atmosphere in Chevy Chase is primarily suburban, residential, and relaxing.
Located in Montgomery County, Md., Chevy Chase has many unique communities, such as Chevy Chase Section Five, Chevy Chase Town, and Chevy Chase Village. Chevy Chase is also one of the wealthiest communities in the United States. The population of Chevy Chase is also relatively small, at approximately 9,000 residents. The public schools in Chevy Chase are some of the best in Maryland and the United States. Also, Chevy Chase is home to the Chevy Chase Club, one of the most exclusive country clubs in the United States.
What to Love
The atmosphere in Chevy Chase is relaxing, suburban, and peaceful. Residents of all ages can find something enjoyable to do here. Many individuals who work in Washington, D.C., reside in Chevy Chase so their children can attend excellent schools.
Connecticut Avenue is the main thoroughfare in Chevy Chase, Md. You will find many piano bars, restaurants, and cocktail bars in this section of the city. Friendship Heights, a neighborhood near Chevy Chase, has a significant commercial district worth checking out. Meanwhile, bicyclists, runners, and walkers enjoy Chevy Chase because it is filled with trails and beautiful neighborhoods.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
Black’s Bar & Kitchen
serves seafood using fresh, organic ingredients. It has a diverse wine selection that is sure to please any guest's palate. Sushiko
combines the simplicity of Japanese cuisine with eclectic ingredients. The intimate and calm dining room is one of the best places to enjoy sushi.
Clyde’s of Chevy Chase
serves delicious cocktails and American fare in a dining room decorated with iconic symbols of American culture. Lia’s Restaurant
offers seasonal plates and housemade pasta for those searching for Italian cuisine. In addition to Friendship Heights, The Shops at Wisconsin
Place provide excellent dining and shopping options.
Things to Do
Chevy Chase is a lovely city whose residents have many options when deciding how to spend time with their family members and friends. The National Museum of Health and Medicine
is a great place to explore the history of medicine and American military medicine. The museum is a part of the Defense Health Agency Research and Engineering Directorate.
Rock Creek Park
is a beautiful place to explore flora and fauna of the Mid-Atlantic region. It provides residents a great place to hike, bike, and walk throughout the year. The Audubon Naturalist Society
is a nature preserve and bird-watching venue.