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  • Columbia

    Columbia

    Columbia is a planned community comprising 10 self-contained villages in Howard County, Maryland-the second wealthiest county in the United States, according to 2013 U.S. Census Bureau figures. It began with the idea that a city could enhance its residents’ quality…Read More >>

  • Clarksville

    Clarksville

    Clarksville is an unincorporated community in Howard County; the second wealthiest county in the United States according to the 2013 U.S. Census Bureau. The community is named for William Clark, a farmer who owned much of the land on which…Read More >>

  • Ellicott City

    Ellicott City

    WHO WERE THE ELLICOTTS? In 1772, The Quaker brothers, John, Andrew and Joseph Ellicott of Bucks County, Pennsylvania, chose the picturesque wilderness upstream from Elk Ridge Landing to establish a flour mill. The brothers helped revolutionize farming in this area…Read More >>

  • Fulton

    Fulton

    The land first surveyed by Thomas Browne the “Patuxent Ranger” in 1700. In the mid-1700s the Quaker grandson of one of Maryland’s first ore producers, Richard Snowden purchased tracts of land up the Patuxent River Valley. Fulton was known as…Read More >>

  • Elkridge

    Elkridge

    Elkridge is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Howard County, Maryland, United States. Founded early in the 18th century, Elkridge is located at the confluence of three counties, the other two being Anne Arundel and Baltimore counties. Elkridge…Read More >>

  • Highland

    Highland

    Highland is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Howard County, Maryland, United States. The community is located in southern Howard County at the junction of Highland Road, Maryland Route 216 and Maryland Route 108, and is still heavily influenced…Read More >>

  • Ilchester

    Ilchester

    Ilchester is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Howard County, Maryland, United States. It was named after the village of Ilchester in the English county of Somerset. Ilchester is situated in Howard County, Maryland, between Ellicott City to the…Read More >>

  • Jessup

    Jessup

    Jessup is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Howard County, Maryland and Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States. Jessup is located near the site of the historic Spurrier’s Tavern, a farm and tavern located on the post road between…Read More >>

  • North Laurel

    North Laurel

    North Laurel is a census-designated place (CDP) in Howard County, Maryland, United States. North Laurel is located adjacent to the city of Laurel. North Laurel is located in the southern corner of Howard County. It is bordered to the north…Read More >>

  • Savage

    Savage

    Savage is an unincorporated community and census-designated place located in Howard County, Maryland, about 18 miles south of Baltimore and 21 miles north of Washington, D.C. It is situated close to the city of Laurel and to the planned community…Read More >>

  • Scaggsville

    Scaggsville

    Scaggsville is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Howard County, Maryland, United States. It is situated near the southeastern tip of Howard County, between Laurel and Fulton. The town mainly consists of residences, with some commercial establishments. Scaggsville generally…Read More >>