Montgomery County is truly a wonderful place to live. As a suburb of Washington, D.C., residents enjoy a solid public transportation system for simple commuting. The Montgomery County Public Schools system is one of the highest rated in the country. There are housing options for all budgets and preferences, from regal estates to condominiums to horse farms. There are urban neighborhoods like downtown Bethesda, walkable planned communities like the Kentlands/Lakelands, and rural communities like Poolesville.