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A worker at A&G Pharmaceutical

Howard County provides access to a highly educated and talented workforce ready to support a variety of industry needs. Because Howard County is in a desirable location, it is able to draw highly skilled employees who already reside here. Employers also are able to draw employees from neighboring counties because of its easy access to major highways. A workforce of more than 2-million people live within a 30-mile radius of Howard County, providing companies unparalleled access to human resource capabilities. According to the U.S. Census, the Baltimore-Washington region ranks among the most highly educated metropolitan areas - with Howard County residents ranked among the best-educated in the country.

Looking for a job or looking for employees? Visit the Maryland Workforce Exchange.

Some important additional workforce development information can be found using the links below:

Programs and Services

Ready to grow! With our amazing range of programs and services, HCEDA is sure to have what you need today and tomorrow.

Real Estate

If you are looking to locate your business in Howard County, we are ready to put you on the map.