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Maps to the Census Bureau and of the Suitland Federal Center

Beltway Map to U.S. Census Bureau

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Address to US Census Bureau Headquarters

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Directions to the U.S. Census Bureau, Suitland Federal Center

Using Metro

  • Take the Metro Green Line toward Branch Avenue and exit at the Suitland stop.
  • Go up the escalator to the Mezzanine level. Proceed past the fare card machines and take the Up Escalator at the sign on the wall which reads To Parking Structure, To Suitland Federal Center Shuttle (SFC). (Do Not exit at the mezzanine level as this level is for Metro buses only.)
  • At the top of the escalator, continue through the covered bridge until you reach the parking garage. The access point (Gate 7) to the Suitland Federal Center (SFC) from the Suitland Metro Station is located across from the left-end entrance to the Metro garage
  • Cross the street using the pedestrian walkway, under the canopy, to the new visitors center, which is located just inside the SFC. Proceed through the main entrance.
  • Visitors must obtain a Visitor's Pass from the guard. To do so, individuals will need photo identification, along with the name and telephone number of their point of contact at the Census Bureau.

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Using an Automobile

From Northern Virginia:
  • Take Interstate 95 (Capital Beltway - Outer Loop) toward Alexandria
  • Proceed across the Woodrow Wilson Bridge and continue to Exit 11B, Pennsylvania Avenue - Washington
  • Take Pennsylvania Avenue to a left on Silver Hill Road (approximately 2.5 miles - 5 traffic lights)
  • Follow Silver Hill Road to a right into the Suitland Federal Center at Gate 5 (at the 5th traffic light, Swann Road)
  • Park at the guard station to register and obtain a visitor’s parking permit. The guard will direct you to the visitor’s parking area.
From Bethesda/Silver Spring/Wheaton:
  • Take the Capital Beltway - Inner Loop toward Andrews Air Force Base/Richmond (will be either Interstate 495 or 95 depending on where you get on the Beltway)
  • Take Exit 11B, Pennsylvania Avenue - Washington
  • Take Pennsylvania Avenue to a left on Silver Hill Road (approximately 2.5 miles - 5 traffic lights)
  • Follow Silver Hill Road to a right into the Suitland Federal Center at Gate 5 (at the 5th traffic light, Swann Road)
  • Park at the guard station to register and obtain a visitor’s parking permit. The guard will direct you to the visitor’s parking area.
From Baltimore:
  • Take the Baltimore-Washington Parkway or Interstate 95 toward Washington
  • Exit at the Capital Beltway, taking Interstate 95 South (Beltway - Inner Loop)
  • Continue toward Andrews Air Force Base and get off at Exit 11B, Pennsylvania Avenue - Washington
  • Take Pennsylvania Avenue to a left on Silver Hill Road (approximately 2.5 miles - 5 traffic lights)
  • Follow Silver Hill Road to a right into the Suitland Federal Center at Gate 5 (at the 5th traffic light, Swann Road)
  • Park at the guard station to register and obtain a visitor’s parking permit. The guard will direct you to the visitor’s parking area.
From Washington, D.C.:
  • Take Pennsylvania Avenue to a right onto Silver Hill Road (approximately 2 miles from the Maryland-DC line)
  • Follow Silver Hill Road to a right into the Suitland Federal Center at Gate 5 (at the 5th traffic light, Swann Road)
  • Park at the guard station to register and obtain a visitor’s parking permit. The guard will direct you to the visitor’s parking area.

Suitland Federal Center Map

.pdf   Census Compound Map   [11.3 MB]
Aerial View of Census Compound

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