Main Content


Olney is a town in Montgomery County, Maryland. It is located in the north central part of the county, only twenty miles north of Washington, D.C.  Olney’s town center sits at the intersection of state route 97 (Georgia Avenue) and route 108 (Olney-Laytonsville Road). The town, larger than any other in the neighboring areas, lies south of Brookeville, west of Sandy Spring, east-northeast of Gaithersburg, north-northeast of Rockville, and north of Aspen Hill.  With a long history of farmers and farm land settlers, Olney is also home to MedStar Montgomery Medical Center, a branch of the Montgomery County Library, the Olney Swim Center, and the Norbeck golf course. It is known for its Arts and Theater following, community events and ample amounts of recreational areas such as playgrounds, playing fields, courts & public parks include Olney Manor Park (featuring the Olney Swim Center, a year-round indoor public pool), Southeast Olney Park, Longwood Park, Cherrywood Park, Bowie Mill Park, and the OBGC Park at Freeman Fields. If you are looking for a small town feel that is no too far from the city, Olney is a great place to consider.

Sorry we are experiencing system issues. Please try again.