With the huge number of job opportunities, range of things to do and great atmosphere in the area surrounding Washington, D.C., it's no wonder more families are seeking homes for rent in these communities. One of these areas, Adelphi, Md., may be small in size, but what it lacks in population, it makes up for in charm and character.
Thanks to its long history, there are plenty of educational and interesting activities for families in Adelphi. Residents can explore the historic sites and districts nearby for some fun family time that's also instructional. When the kids start to get restless, parents can take them to one of the many local parks so they can blow off steam and get some exercise. The numerous parks and natural areas feature boat ramps, fishing piers and trails for those who want to be a little more adventurous or try something new.