Steeped in history but focused squarely on the future
Frederick is home to over 3,700 businesses and world-class facilities. Once the heart of the Civil War, the City’s position atop the 270 Tech Corridor has now strengthened it as an east coast hub for discovery and innovation. A local tradition of culinary excellence is enriched by exciting new breweries & distilleries. Award-winning adaptive reuse of historic properties translates a remarkable past into a vibrant tomorrow. Most importantly, Frederick’s future is its people. They are proud of Frederick’s story, but they are ready to work together to build upon it – to make every next chapter better than the last.
The City of Frederick’s Department of Economic Development is committed to making Frederick the best place to do business. From start-up to international expansion, we’re here to find answers, make connections, and create solutions.