Baltimore County

Baltimore County, Maryland

401 Bosley Ave
Towson, MD 21204
Phone: (410) 887-2697
Fax: (410) 887-3062

On central northern border of MD, north of Annapolis; original county, legal origin not known, but was in existence by Jan 12, 1659. Baltimore City was made indlependent of the county in 1851. Name Origin: For the barony of Baltimore in Ireland, source of the hereditary title Lord Baltimore of the Calvert family, proprietors of the colony of MD

Area (sq mi):: 682.03 (land 598.59; water 83.44) Population per square mile: 1313.30
Population 2005: 786,113 State rank: 3 Population change: 2000-20005 4.20%; 1990-2000 9.00% Population 2000: 754,292 (White 73.40%; Black or African American 20.10%; Hispanic or Latino 1.80%; Asian 3.20%; Other 2.30%). Foreign born: 7.10%. Median age: 37.70
Income 2000: per capita $26,167; median household $50,667; Population below poverty level: 6.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $35,824-$39,478
Unemployment (2004): 4.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.00% Median travel time to work: 27.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 47.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Now in its 36th year, Leadership Baltimore County brings high achievers with diverse perspectives together to heighten their civic awareness, enhance their organizational effectiveness and become a driving force for positive change in their workplace, community, Baltimore County and the region.
Leadership Baltimore County has more than 1,100 graduates from notable local and nationally recognized organizations, including Baltimore County Public Schools, Baltimore Ravens, BD, BGE, CareFirst, Community College of Baltimore County, KCI Technologies, McCormick & Co., Morgan State University, PNC Bank, The Arc Baltimore, Towson University, T.
Unify said it has announced Baltimore County, Maryland, is an early adopter of its OpenScape platform for the county's transformation to a Next Generation 9-1-1 (NG9-1-1) operation.
Located just outside of Washington, DC, and home to two major universities, Baltimore County's highly trained public safety staff serves a population of more than 800,000 residents and more than 20 million visitors each year.
The Maryland Recyclers' Coalition has honored the Baltimore County Bureau of Solid Waste for its public outreach campaign in the county's elementary schools with its Outstanding Government Leadership Award.
Glass and colleagues developed a detailed LD risk map of Baltimore County by using environmental risk factors within a geographic information system (GIS) (4).
In the Baltimore County, Maryland, Police Department, however, police administrators eventually realized that active involvement in the legislative process would allow them to voice the needs of the department and keep the problem from perpetuating itself.
Bank of America is adding 600 new jobs to its Hunt Valley complex in Baltimore County. The new jobs will primarily be call center and support positions.
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz and the Baltimore County Commission for Women will recognize three outstanding women at a ceremony March 1 at 6 p.m.
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz will recognize the 201 recipients of the Louis S.

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