Located less than an hour from Washington, D.C., Frederick, Maryland is within the third largest biosciences cluster in the United States and serves as the Northern anchor of the I-270 Technology Corridor. It is home to Fort Detrick, the Frederick National Laboratory, 3,400+ businesses, and over 80 biosciences companies. Frederick’s historic 50-block Downtown offers thriving restaurants, independent shops, and a vibrant arts and entertainment scene. Ranked the second smartest City by Forbes.com, 36% of Frederick’s workforce holds a bachelor’s degree or higher.
Today, Frederick's attraction for businesses is stronger than ever, with dynamic opportunities for growth, expansion, and success. From its world-class business parks and thriving commercial corridors to its renowned historic district, Frederick offers tremendous opportunities for expanding businesses, corporate offices, technology companies, and entrepreneurial start-ups.