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Town of North Brentwood has a rich cultural history. It is the first African American settlement in Prince George's County Maryland

About Our Town



The Town of North Brentwood will have a clean environment, safe streets and parks, and enhanced property values – while being a vibrant, historic cultural and business destination providing jobs and opportunities for citizens, seniors and youths to work harmoniously to create prominence in the Washington metropolitan area.


Our Town is all about people: working together to make the world (and our little corner
of it) better every day. We call that sense of community "I am North Brentwood."

North Brentwood residents celebrating at Town event, some are wearing Covid masks


If you've just moved to North Brentwood, or just want to know more about your Town, our welcome packet includes an overview of: our history, elected officials, services, trash schedule, budget, and more.


Welcome Packet (English)(Spanish)

Or, scan one of the QR Codes:

Welcome (English)

Welcome (English)

Welcome (Spanish)

Welcome (Spanish)

Things to Do

Our historic Town if full of history and fun things to do:


From virtual exhibits at PGAAMCC... to Xtreme Teens activities at North Brentwood Community Center... to happenings at Gwendolyn Britt Senior Activity Center... to Town events hosted by North Brentwood Civic Association... and, soon the reopening of Sis's Tavern as an indoor / outdoor community gathering space.

Check our Local Organizations and Activities page, as well as Events Listings to learn more.

Mayor Petrella Robinson waves from car in parade during North Brentwood Day
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Arial map of North Brentwood, Maryland

Latitude: 38.94 N, Longitude: 76.95 W

North Brentwood - part of the “Gateway Arts District” of Prince George's County, MD - is located 3.9 miles from Washington, DC. Our Town is comprised of 72 acres, of large, tree-lined streets and homes built mostly in the 1930s and 1940s.


Town of North Brentwood Historical Population

2020 census: 593


2010 census: 517

2000 census: 469

1990 census: 512

Location & Population

Town Charter

The Town of North Brentwood's current charter was approved in 2002, and updated in 2008. This document outlines the organizational structure of the Town's administration and procedures.

> Download Town Charter

North Brentwood - one of several new Town signs
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