Derwood is a census‑designated place in unincorporated Montgomery County, MD.
Derwood's beginnings were as a train stop on the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad in the 1880s. A small community developed around the station in the early 1900s. Commuters are served by the Washington Metro's Shady Grove Station on Somerville Drive. [en.wikipedia.org, accessed October, 2010].
Nearby Towns: Aspen Hill • Gaithersburg City • North Potomac • Rockville City •