BGE Energizing Small Business Grant now open

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.


BGE Energizing Small Business Grant Applications open January 20th https://t.co/t6D1LHeb99

Carroll County Restaurant Relief II to open January 11th https://t.co/4O6gVIv8LF

January 5, 2021 - COVID19 updates from the Maryland Dept. of Commerce https://t.co/Q8GIOvSvRw

January 4, 2021...COVID19 updates from the Maryland Dept. of Commerce https://t.co/Q8GIOvSvRw

Important changes to the PPP, EIDL and Employee Retention Tax Credit... https://t.co/Q8GIOvSvRw

Summary of the $900 billion federal pandemic relief package passed last night: COVID19 updates from the Maryland Dept. of Commerce https://t.co/Q8GIOwa7g6

Noble Life Sciences announces collaboration with George Mason University https://t.co/F5leMPEMq0

BGE Providing $15 Million to Assist Small Businesses with COVID-19 Challenges https://t.co/9UwFDTeXq5

Governor Hogan announces new travel orders and $180 million in new economic relief....
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I'll provide a #COVID19 update to Marylanders today at 5 p.m. Watch live here on Twitter, Facebook, or YouTube: https://t.co/OZuBjuG8Mp https://t.co/gLPJnY1zvB CarrollEconDev photo

Governor Hogan announces additional measures to help Maryland businesses to weather this crisis... https://t.co/Q8GIOvSvRw

Federal Pandemic Unemployment Insurance Programs Scheduled to Expire in Maryland on December 26th
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Carroll County Restaurant Relief – Application Deadline is 12/8/20 at Noon https://t.co/lLZSrxQLvq

Today at 4:00 pm, Governor Hogan will hold a press conference to provide a COVID-19 update.

The press conference may be watched live on Facebook, YouTube, or Twitter.

Carroll Rebound II & Restaurant Relief Updates https://t.co/FuWoc2j6T1

November 18th - COVID19 updates from the Maryland Dept. of Commerce https://t.co/Q8GIOvSvRw

November 13, 2020 - COVID19 updates from the Maryland Dept. of Commerce https://t.co/Q8GIOvSvRw

Two New Business Assistance Grants to Open November 3rd https://t.co/sf6Gsriadl
Eligibility and detail pages should be available sometime today.

10/29/2020 - COVID19 updates from the Maryland Dept. of Commerce https://t.co/Q8GIOvSvRw

Governor Hogan announces a $250 million ‘Maryland Strong: Economic Recovery Initiative’
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October 19, 2020 - COVID19 updates from the Maryland Dept. of Commerce https://t.co/Q8GIOvSvRw

Cast your vote by the Oct 18 deadline for Carroll’s Champions of MD Manufacturing to be named People’s Choice Award winners. Visit https://t.co/QJAMRb0PxY to vote. The Strouse Corporation, Knorr Brake Company and Riverstone (subsidiary of Max & Ruffy's). https://t.co/GKooTcDpOf CarrollEconDev photo

October 2, 2020 - COVID19 updates from the Maryland Dept. of Commerce https://t.co/Q8GIOvSvRw

Sept. 18, 2020 - COVID19 updates from the Maryland Dept. of Commerce https://t.co/Q8GIOvSvRw

Strouse Responds and Ramps-Up Production for USA Manufactured Face Shields Demand https://t.co/2XZ9kVGQLz

Carroll Rebound Business Grant Application Deadline is September 30th https://t.co/ubJ5jakDjI

September 10, 2020 - COVID19 updates from the Maryland Dept. of Commerce https://t.co/Q8GIOvSvRw

September 02, 2020 - COVID19 updates from the Maryland Dept. of Commerce https://t.co/Q8GIOvSvRw

Today at 4:30 pm, Maryland Governor Hogan will hold a press conference to provide a COVID-19 update.

The press conference may be watched on Local Network TV, Twitter, YouTube, and Facebook.
Upcoming Events
Mon 25

Lunch About Nothing

January 25 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Feb 04

Carroll County Agribusiness Breakfast

February 4 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
Feb 11

Carroll County Chamber of Commerce Orientation

February 11 @ 8:30 am - 9:30 am

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QUICK STATS

4.4%

Unemployment Rate
(November 2020)

93,333

Laborforce
(Avg. 2020)

168,044

Population
(November 2020)

$85,385

Median Household Income
(U.S. Census Estimate)

92.1%

Educational Attainment
(HS Diploma & Above)

NEWS

Household Income 2012-2013