Quality of Life

Quality of Life

Carroll County has many quality of life attributes including top national and state rankings in safety, health, education, parks and recreation, agricultural preservation and household income.

 

  • In top three for safest counties in Maryland
  • #3 for Maryland County Health Ranking
  • Carroll County Public Schools Rankings
    • #1 High School Graduation Rate
    • #1 Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers
    • #1 Math in Grades 3-10
    • Lowest Dropout Rate
  • $18 M Carroll Broadband Infrastructure investment
  • Increasing Commercial/Industrial Growth
  • Carroll’s high Median Household Income – $84,887
  • Four nationally recognized Quality of Life towns
  • #1 in Maryland in Agricultural Preservation
    • Top 5 in U.S. in Agricultural Preservation Commitment (70,000 acres/100,000 acres)
  • Growing arts community
  • Home of The Maryland Wine Festival®