Baltimore County: Your community

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About Baltimore County

Statistical Profiles



  • Population and Housing Data Profiles from Census 2010
    Current statistical details about population, race, group quarters and housing from the Maryland Department of Planning's Maryland State Data Center. Profiles are available for each county, Census Designated Places and Zip code.



  • Maryland Statistical Handbook 2012 [PDF]
    This handbook provided a quick statistical overview of Baltimore County with accompanying charts and maps. Published by the Maryland State Data Center, Maryland Department of Planning.


  • U.S. Census Quick Facts for Baltimore County
    The latest data from the U.S. Census Bureau distilled for Baltimore County. A search options allows for expanding or focusing your data sets.


Physical Features, Climate and Weather



  • Climate:
    • Weather Report
      Baltimore's current and 7-day forecast. Helpful radar maps.


  • Elevations
    Highest and lowest elevations in Baltimore County and throughout Maryland




Natural Resources






Baltimore County Information Sites



  • Genealogy
    Links to informative sites that have been chosen by Baltimore County librarians


  • I-Watch Baltimore County
    Crime alerts, suspects' images and texts are a part of a high-tech citizen program of the Baltimore County Police Department.  An on-line tip system operates 24 hours a day. Sign up for free crime alerts.


  • Legacy Web
    Annotated, searchable archive of historic photos of Baltimore County


  • Local History
    Focus is on Baltimore County and local community history resources as well as Maryland and Regional history.
  • Quality of Life
    Housing, cultural activities, sports, recreation, schools, commuting patterns


Catalog link to Baltimore County: Historical Reflections and Favorite Scenes book



Cruising the Chesapeake: A Gunkholer's Guide

Baltimore County Services Directories


  • Baltimore County Department of Aging- Services for Seniors
    Maryland Access Point (MAP) of Baltimore County is the primary means to obtain information about services and benefits available to seniors, their families and caregivers. Trained, nationally certified (CIRS) Information and Referral staff offers comprehensive screening, information on benefits, and referrals to appropriate agencies, programs and services.





  • Maryland Community Services Locator
    Offers comprehensive listings of Resource Links to foreclosure assistance, health care, medical assistance, adult education, and legal services. Find the services and programs nearest to you.




  • Veterans Services
    Links to resources in Baltimore County as well as Federal sites which are of importance to veterans and their families. Areas covered include employment, housing, mental health and health care. An extensive list of organizations both public and private that provide services to former members of the military and their families is also included. A collaborative project, involving Federal, State and County government agencies as well as nonprofit organizations. 

Revised: November 6, 2017