About Us

Whether your business is new or expanding or you need assistance, the Carroll County Department of Economic Development will help. We are a results-oriented team, committed to matching your business needs with the best possible location and creative programs that give you a competitive edge. Carroll County, Maryland boasts concentrations of highly educated productive workers, an emerging technology sector and a solid manufacturing tradition that blends with our rural heritage. We are a growing community that has, over the past years, produced thousands of new jobs in a dynamic and diverse economy.


CCPS maintains highest graduation rates in Maryland, 2019 data show https://t.co/ymfuJUtVqo

Employment Event at BERC, today, Thursday, January 23, from 10 am to 1 pm. Representatives from the US Census Bureau and Potomac Case Management will be on-site to meet with candidates. Info: 410-386-2820 or go to the Events page at https://t.co/IY8gZOYsTv

Carroll Biz Challenge Kickoff Event for Entrepreneurs is Feb. 13th @CarrollCC
Register today at
https://t.co/fL1PdrLqw6

Here's something you may not know: the U.S. government is the largest single purchaser of goods and services in the world! 🇺🇸 😮

Learn how your #smallbusiness can find, compete for, and win government contracts. → https://t.co/8ZWhf1mFnI

#NationalTriviaDay https://t.co/Mv1AiR6l4M
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RMI is accepting submissions for wearable products at the Maryland Made to Wear Fashion Show on February 20, 2020. Companies are encouraged to submit wearables made in Maryland, whether for function, safety, performance, or fashionability.
https://t.co/aIoPpvwpSZ https://t.co/5o9OEh43C4
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CTRL UL101 Troubleshooter Vetted and Approved by Boeing https://t.co/Z3Q3olX7us

Manufacturer’s panel discussion revealed many local job opportunities for students #FindSolid #NorthropGrumman #Flowserve #ShelterSystems https://t.co/AFFLppq6ZP CarrollEconDev photo

Manufacturing Fair for CCPS students featuring #StanleyBlack&Decker https://t.co/W5ZbZnzWqE CarrollEconDev photo

Strouse Completes Establishment Registration with FDA https://t.co/qkd21YGc40

Small Business Saturday in Carroll County, MD is Saturday, November 30th! This year we are excited to introduce our Small Business Saturday Video Series!
#ShopLocal #ShopSmall #CarrollBiz #SmallBizSat #CarrollCountyMD

https://t.co/UPQZg2y24W via @YouTube

Small Business Saturday in Carroll County, MD is Saturday November 30th! This year we are excited to introduce our Small Business Saturday Video Series! https://t.co/GiyoJqMKML
#ShopLocal #ShopSmall #CarrollBiz #SmallBizSat #CarrollCountyMD

Small Business Saturday in Carroll County, MD is Saturday November 30th! This year we are excited to introduce our Small Business Saturday Video Series! https://t.co/v77EP9vrjg
#ShopLocal #ShopSmall #CarrollBiz #SmallBizSat #CarrollCountyMD

Small Business Saturday in Carroll County, MD is Saturday, November 30th! This year we are excited to introduce our Small Business Saturday Video Series!
https://t.co/xCr9SEK9VE
#ShopLocal #ShopSmall #CarrollBiz #SmallBizSat #CarrollCountyMD

Small Business Saturday in Carroll County, MD is Saturday November 30th! This year we are excited to introduce our Small Business Saturday Video Series!
https://t.co/0aTFl4Caxl
#ShopLocal #ShopSmall #CarrollBiz #SmallBizSat #CarrollCountyMD

Two Carroll County Career and Technology Center teachers earn national award, $35K for school https://t.co/kdOXD6PGnV

Resource Fair at Taneytown Library, Wednesday, Nov. 13, from 10 am to 2 pm, visit with BERC, Bureau of Aging & Disabilities, GED Carroll Community College, DORS, and Veteran Employment Service. See flyer for details and how to Register or call 410-386-2849 https://t.co/1o1lChC5hC CarrollEconDev photo

Great new project and fun place for South Carroll! https://t.co/sz0yjMAo02

Join CTC on Sept. 12th to hear about gov't programs that provide free business advice, funding, and training. Register at https://t.co/uleG4D6CYy https://t.co/xBT3tC28Af CarrollEconDev photo

Carroll County Government , new job openings, Safety and Training Coordinator, Customer Engagement Specialist and Farm Museum weekend support, learn more at https://t.co/9g3C72Gcg3 https://t.co/eAsbAMsP5S CarrollEconDev photo

In the state that has the highest number of minority- and women-owned firms, three local businesses run by women received governor’s citations and joined dozens of other businesses in a business development workshop Tuesday at Carroll Community College. https://t.co/xzEbtHOIMj

Congratulations to Casey and his team on the Carroll Biz Challenge win! https://t.co/PAg9eEDu61

New job openings in Carroll County Government, Network Client Analyst, Deputy Dir. of Public Works, Administrative Assistant, and Senior Inclusion Program Aide. For more info and to Apply, go to https://t.co/9g3C72Gcg3 https://t.co/6w4nvAsCmg CarrollEconDev photo

Carroll Biz Challege 2019 Aug. 8th @CarrollArtsCtr five finalists pitch LIVE on stage. Get tickets @CarrollChamber today! https://t.co/PpDcAWOdcF

Economic Development welcomes Small Business Development Center https://t.co/NM3O0LWD1Y

Thank you to @StrouseCorp and CEO Sue Chambers for hosting the Carroll County Manufacturers' Roundtable. @StrouseCorp is "More than tape!" #madeintheusa https://t.co/FPRRgecWQl https://t.co/nHpUqDhuXc CarrollEconDev photo

Thank you Wally Brown - retiring Chairman of the Mid-Maryland Workforce Development Board. Mr. Brown served as Chair for the last 10 years and has been a dedicated partner in workforce development throughout his career. He will be missed! https://t.co/oMUyUxDWCY CarrollEconDev photo

Congratulations Emma! https://t.co/RfvGOSBKA8
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Carroll Tech Council @carrolltech
The Carroll Technology Council (CTC) has announced the first-ever recipient of the Scott M. Adelman Memorial Scholarship awarded to Emma Taggart, graduating senior at Francis Scott Key High School.

To learn more visit https://t.co/eBItFxPd4B. https://t.co/3CvnVE5W87
Upcoming Events
Mar 02

Carroll Business Network Lunch

March 2 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Mar 05

Carroll County Agribusiness Breakfast

March 5 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
Mar 10

LinkedIn Workshop

March 10 @ 6:00 pm - 9:15 pm

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QUICK STATS

2.4%

Unemployment Rate
(December 2019)

96,148

Laborforce
(Avg. 2019)

168,044

Population
(December 2019)

$85,385

Median Household Income
(U.S. Census Estimate)

92.1%

Educational Attainment
(HS Diploma & Above)

NEWS

Household Income 2012-2013