Montgomery County, located just minutes from the Nation’s Capital, is home to almost 1 million residents – making it the most populated county in Maryland. Despite its growing population, Montgomery County has the lowest unemployment rate in the state and is home to over 200 biotech companies, 19 federal agencies, and dozens of national and international headquarters. The county has plenty of high-end boutiques for shopping enthusiasts and no shortage of arts and entertainment venues. Montgomery County is Maryland’s most affluent county and is currently ranked 10th for highest medium household income in the U.S.
Montgomery County offers over 410 beautiful parks, hundreds of miles of trails, and hosts the largest annual agricultural fair in the state. The county also hosts 15 unique festivals every year including the Maple Sugar Festival, Stomp Wine Festival, and two Jazz Festivals. It’s not surprising that the county attracts 7 million tourists every year.