About This Place
Fort Meade is a census-designated place (CDP) in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States. The population was 9,882 at the 2000 census. It is the home to the National Security Agency, which is located on the US Army post Fort George G. Meade.
Fort Meade is located at 39°6′18″N 76°44′29″W / 39.105°N 76.74139°W / 39.105; -76.74139 (39.105015, -76.741260).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 6.6 square miles (17.1 km²), of which, 6.6 square miles (17.1 km²) of it is land and 0.15% is water.