Moving to Frederick Maryland?
Frederick Maryland is less than one hour from Washington, D.C., Baltimore, and nearby Gettysburg, Antietam, and Harpers Ferry. Scenic byways lead to wineries, orchards, and Civil War heritage that is all very close to Frederick.
Frederick has a bustling downtown district that features several fine dining restaurants, a micro brewery and lots of unique shops. There is a delightful mixture of today and yesterday that offers a sense of all that is good in small towns.
Frederick is a city in west-central Maryland, United States. It is the county seat of Frederick County, the largest county by area in the state of Maryland. Frederick is an outlying community of the Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is part of a greater Washington-Baltimore-Northern Virginia, DC-MD-VA-WV Combined Statistical Area. As of the 2009 U.S. Census Bureau estimates, the city has a total population of 59,644, making it the third-largest incorporated area in Maryland, behind Baltimore and Rockville.
Frederick is home to Frederick Municipal Airport (FDK), which primarily accommodates general aviation traffic, and to the U.S. Army’s Fort Detrick, the largest employer in the county. Frederick is also home to BP Solar, which is the second-largest employer in the county .
The late summer highlight is the Frederick County Fair which brings fare goers from across the state.
If you would like to know more about moving to Frederick, give us a call at 301-509-5111.