If you're new to Howard County, welcome! We think you'll find that it's a wonderful place to live.
There's so much to do and see in Howard County. Here are some links to get you started.
Howard County Government
Learn how our government works and the services it provides here.
The Howard County Public School System
The school system's Web site provides a wealth of information for new and current students and their parents.
Howard County Economic Development Authority
Visit the the EDA's Web site to learn about all the services available to Howard County businesses.
The Columbia Association
CA maintains Columbia's open space and recreational facilities and more.
Howard County General Hospital
Our 204-bed acute-care hospital offers comprehensive services using state-of-the-art equipment and techniques.
This Web site includes an online database of health and human services.
Howard Community College
HCC offers credit and credit-free courses and is just one of several colleges with campuses in Howard County.
We also service Carroll County, Baltimore County, Baltimore City, Anne Arundel County, Montgomery County, Prince Georges County, and Frederick County. If you'd like information about any of these areas, please e-mail us!
That Howard County is consistently listed among the most affluent counties per capita in the United States?
That Howard County was designated as an All-America County by the National Civic League?
That Sports Illustrated named it the official “ Sportstown” for the state of Maryland?
That Howard County Schools are highly sought-after?
That most recently, Money magazine named Columbia and Ellicott City as the fourth best areas to live in the nation?
That the business climate is welcoming and responsive?