North Bethesda is a census-designated place and an unincorporated area in Montgomery County, Maryland. It borders the city of Rockville.
Significant through-roads in North Bethesda include Interstates 270 and 495 and Maryland State Highways 187 (Old Georgetown Road), 355 (Rockville Pike), and 547 (Strathmore Avenue). The Twinbrook, White Flint, and Grosvenor-Strathmore Washington Metro stations all serve the area, as does the Ride On bus system.
Other prominent entities in the area are The Strathmore Arts Center, Walter Johnson High School, the Georgetown Preparatory School, the Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School, the White Flint shopping mall, the Kennedy-Shriver Aquatic Center, The Jewish Community Center, and North Bethesda Market, the tallest building in Montgomery County, Maryland.