Howard County, Maryland
Howard County: County in Maryland, United States
Howard County is a county located in the U.S. state of Maryland. As of the 2010 census, the population was 287,085 and a population density of 437 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 328,200 inhabitants. Its county seat is Ellicott City. The county was created 185 years ago in 1837.
Quick Facts about Howard County
|Population :||328,200 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Maryland (United States)|
|Different from :||Howard County, Howard County, Howard County, Howard County, Howard County, Howard County|
|Twitter username :||hocogov|
|Area :||657 km2|
|Water as percent of area :||1%|
|Land as percent of area :||99%|
|Named for :||John Eager Howard|
|Altitude :||394 feet / 120 meters|
|Capital :||Ellicott City|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1838|
|Time Zone :||America/New_York|
|Local time :||04:48:00 (7th December 2023)|
|Density :||500 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||12.53% (2010-2020)|
Howard County map
Howard County Populated Places
Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Howard County.
|Ellicott City||65,834||Unincorporated community in Howard County, Maryland, United States|
|West Elkridge||28,734||City in Howard County, Maryland, United States of America|
|Elkridge||15,593||Census-designated place in Howard County, Maryland, United States|
|Fort George G Mead Junction||9,505||City in Howard County, Maryland, United States of America|
|North Laurel||4,474||Census-designated place in Howard County, Maryland, United States|
The population of Howard County increased by 12.53% in 10 years.
People born in Howard County (10)
- John Mifflin Hood (Civil engineer, railroad executive) he was born in 05/04/1843
- Marbury Bladen Ogle (American classical philologist) he was born in 23/08/1879
- Russell Awkard (baseball player (1917-2002)) he was born in 01/01/1917
- Caroline Bowman (American theatre actress) she was born in 10/05/1988
- Charles D. Gaither he was born in 27/11/1860
- K.A.A.N. (American rapper) he was born in 13/01/1991
- Edith Clarke (American engineer) she was born in 10/02/1883
Other places with the same name (7)
- Howard County , Indiana county in Indiana, United States with a population of 82,732 people.
- Howard County , Texas county in Texas, United States with a population of 36,540 people.
- Howard County , Arkansas county in Arkansas, United States with a population of 13,109 people.
- Howard County , Missouri county in Missouri, United States with a population of 10,001 people.
- Howard County , Iowa county in Iowa, United States with a population of 9,176 people.
- Howard County , Nebraska county in Nebraska, United States with a population of 6,488 people.
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