Living in Baltimore County

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The Neighborhoods


About Our Neighborhoods



  • My Neighborhood
    Interactive maps maintained by the county government, specialized for facilities, historic properties and zoning


County Government Resources


  • Baltimore County Government
    Gateway to official County government website

  • Baltimore County Overview
    Baltimore County Public Library has pulled together information on topics like planning and zoning, emergency preparedness, voting and election process, population statistics, and more about Baltimore County.


  • Historic Preservation
    An overview of preservation information. Interactive map for locating historic properties and districts


Community Association Center


  • Community Associations Institute
    A national voice for condominiums, cooperatives and homeowners associations. Provides education and resources to all types of association-governed communities. Various membership levels available.


Neighborhood Associations


Baltimore County's Community and Business Association webpage offers a list of community and business associations (PDF).


Finding Community Services


Local Government


Baltimore County under the Home Rule Charter is governed by an elected County Executive and a seven-member County Council



Local Media




Government Services for Specific Populations







Getting Around the County and State



Small map of the major arteries of Baltimore CountyThe Transportation Resource Information Point (TRIP)
provides Central Maryland residents with a wide range of transit information for the entire region




  • Commuter Choice-Maryland
    Commuter Choice Maryland is an incentive program that encourages Maryland employees to choose transit or vanpools instead of driving to work.


  • Traffic Volume Maps [PDF]
    Annually updated. Shows the annual average daily traffic on the county's roadways. Helpful for planning the commute.

Maryland Mass Transit Options 




Other Transportation Contacts


  • Amtrak
    Trains and destinations; reservations; fares; tickets

  • Baltimore County Rideshare
    Serving Baltimore and Carroll Counties. Find carpool partners, a van pool, or other transit options




Having Fun







Schools and Education




Revised: March 15, 2018