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.


July 1, 2020 - COVID19 updates from the Maryland Dept. of Commerce https://t.co/Q8GIOvSvRw

June 30, 2020 - COVID19 updates from the Maryland Dept. of Commerce https://t.co/Q8GIOvSvRw

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

June 25, 2020 - COVID19 updates from the Maryland Dept. of Commerce https://t.co/Q8GIOvSvRw

June 23, 2020 - COVID19 updates from the Maryland Dept. of Commerce https://t.co/Q8GIOvSvRw

Grant Application for Carroll Businesses and Nonprofits Available Soon https://t.co/w8CkdqpMt8

June 19, 2020 - COVID19 updates from the Maryland Dept. of Commerce https://t.co/Q8GIOvSvRw

June 18, 2020 - COVID19 updates from the Maryland Dept. of Commerce https://t.co/Q8GIOwa7g6

June 17, 2020 - COVID19 updates from the Maryland Dept. of Commerce https://t.co/Q8GIOvSvRw

June 16, 2020 - COVID19 updates from the Maryland Dept. of Commerce https://t.co/Q8GIOvSvRw

June 15, 2020 - COVID19 updates from the Maryland Dept. of Commerce https://t.co/Q8GIOwa7g6

June 12, 2020 - COVID19 updates from the Maryland Dept. of Commerce https://t.co/Q8GIOwa7g6

June 11, 2020 - COVID19 updates from the Maryland Dept. of Commerce https://t.co/Q8GIOwa7g6

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

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

June 09, 2020 - COVID19 updates from the Maryland Dept. of Commerce https://t.co/Q8GIOwa7g6

June 08, 2020 - COVID19 updates from the Maryland Dept. of Commerce https://t.co/Q8GIOwa7g6

June 05, 2020 - COVID19 updates from the Maryland Dept. of Commerce https://t.co/Q8GIOvSvRw

Reminder: The applications portal opens at 1pm today! Baltimore Gas & Electric Supports Carroll Small Businesses with Relief Fund Contribution https://t.co/WLZZ9n6mJm

June 04, 2020 - COVID19 updates from the Maryland Dept. of Commerce https://t.co/Q8GIOwa7g6

June 03, 2020 - COVID19 updates from the Maryland Dept. of Commerce https://t.co/Q8GIOwa7g6

Sykesville wins national contest for Best Main Street of America https://t.co/G7MfoEJym1

Baltimore Gas & Electric Supports Carroll Small Businesses with Relief Fund Contribution https://t.co/WLZZ9n6mJm

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

June 01, 2020 - COVID19 updates from the Maryland Dept. of Commerce https://t.co/Q8GIOwa7g6

May 29, 2020 - COVID19 updates from the Maryland Dept. of Commerce https://t.co/Q8GIOwa7g6

May 28, 2020 - COVID19 updates from the Maryland Dept. of Commerce https://t.co/Q8GIOwa7g6

Governor Hogan will hold a press conference at 5:00 pm regarding the "Maryland Strong: Roadmap to Recovery."
The press conference should be aired on local TV affiliates and can be streamed on youtube, Facebook, or Twitter. https://t.co/Q8GIOwa7g6

May 27, 2020 - COVID19 updates from the Maryland Dept. of Commerce https://t.co/Q8GIOwa7g6

May 26, 2020 - COVID19 updates from the Maryland Dept. of Commerce https://t.co/Q8GIOwa7g6
Upcoming Events
Mon 06

Carroll Business Network Lunch

July 6 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Thu 09

Carroll’s Big Drone Event

July 9 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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QUICK STATS

8.2%

Unemployment Rate
(May 2020)

94,375

Laborforce
(Avg. 2020)

168,060

Population
(May 2020)

$85,385

Median Household Income
(U.S. Census Estimate)

92.1%

Educational Attainment
(HS Diploma & Above)

NEWS

Household Income 2012-2013