The Terra Cotta (GNIS FID: 530959) is a community or populated place (Class Code U4) at latitude 38.9537 and longitude -76.9983. Washington, D.C. is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 115 feet.
The formal official name is the Terra Cotta, but most people and references simply refer to it as Terra Cotta, Washington, D.C..
The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "N" which identifies a NONFUNCTIONING LEGAL ENTITY.