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See for yourself why Maryland is the land of opportunity. Get the facts about new & expanding businesses, our brief economic facts and top employers. Also, check out the NEW Maryland Data Explorer tool which allows you to compare counties within Maryland or see how Maryland stacks up against other metro areas and states.

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Brief Economic Facts – by County

Maryland's is comprised of 24 major jurisdictions including 23 counties and the independent city of Baltimore, each with its own government. The geography and environment range from seashore and bay front property in the east to rolling hills and mountains in the west. In addition, the highly developed Baltimore-Washington corridor in the central part of the state gives way to more suburban and rural regions to the east and west, dotted with 157 quaint towns and bustling small cities. Select from the map below for a description, "Brief Economic Facts" and links to additional resources for each of the state's counties and Baltimore City.

Top Employers

Top Company Headquarters

Fastest Growing Companies

Top Privately Held Employers

Top Publically Held Employers

Top Bioscience Employers

Top Federal (Non Military) Employers

Top Military Employers

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