Welcome to Frederick County, MD

It's no surprise that Frederick County was named as one of the "Top 10 Best Counties in America" by Movoto in 2014 and among the second "Smartest Cities in America" by Forbes. As Maryland's largest county, Frederick County provides a vast array of opportunities for businesses and residents alike. Our mission is to increase the overall economic health of Frederick County through attracting new businesses in our targeted industries and helping existing businesses be more successful.

What's New

Homegrown Frederick

Check out Homegrown Frederick, our latest Agricultural publication for a listing of farms to support locally.


Best Places to Work Campaign

Nominations for the Best Places to Work in Frederick County are open. Nominate a company here.

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Press Release Service Available at No Cost

Frederick County businesses may submit press releases here for online distribution. For more information, please click here.