Wheaton is a city located in the Maryland region of the United States. During the most recent census, Wheaton had a population of 48,284. Wheaton is the 17th most poplulated city in the Maryland region, the 852nd most populated city in the United States and the 7,091st most populated city in the world. Wheaton is in the America/New York timezone which is 4 hours behind UTC. Wheaton adjusts the hour with daylight savings time during the winter months.
Wheaton is located near sea level (142 meters / 466 feet). The closest cities to Wheaton are Glenmont (2.1 km / 1.3 miles), Kensington (2.4 km / 1.5 miles), Forest Glen (2.8 km / 1.7 miles), Kemp Mill (3.1 km / 1.9 miles) and Four Corners (4.3 km / 2.7 miles)