Doing Business Here
Howard County boasts a thriving, vibrant economy – that’s why it’s the first choice for businesses looking to start or expand in this region. Add to that a central location close to Baltimore and Washington, D.C. and you have a real win-win. But we also offer more than 70-million square feet of commercial space. So whether you’re a startup or an established company looking to relocate or expand, you’ll discover the right location to do business.
There is always something happening in Howard County in Howard County and development is no exception. With our attractive location and friendly business environment, business is booming.
Howard County is located in the heart of Maryland between Washington, DC and Baltimore. Its proximity provides easy access to both the nation's capital and the Baltimore metropolitan area.
Howard County is one of Maryland's fastest-growing regions, increasing its population by 34 percent over the past decade.
Howard County and the State of Maryland taxes businesses to help fund outstanding public services. These services make Howard County one of the best places to do business, live and work in the U.S.
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.
Howard County is home to thousands of businesses of all sizes -- from corporate headquarters -- to businesses where the dining room table serves as the desk and conference table. Some examples of reports and lists available:
- Major Employers
- New and Expanding
- Industry Lists...and more
What makes Howard County such an attractive location for business? The answer is simple - proximity to customers, partners and Federal Government decision-makers.
Links to website where you can find informative maps and data.
Review the most currently available economic indicators for Howard County and surrounding areas.