The northern anchor of the I-270 Technology Corridor in Frederick is an attractive business location due to:
Its proximity to Baltimore and Washington, D.C.
Transportation assets that include highway, rail, and air
A highly skilled and dedicated workforce
Attractive business sites to satisfy the needs of office, research and development, and manufacturing companies
The strength of Frederick’s economy is due in large part to the diversity of industries. As the seat of county government, the City of Frederick and the surrounding area is home to 75% of Frederick County’s employment opportunities. From bioscience and advanced technology, to high-tech manufacturing and professional services, the city’s businesses are the backbone of Frederick County.