Montgomery County, MD, Economic Development

Montgomery County is home to more than 1 million people and its economy is a major center of commerce and one of Maryland’s largest business hubs. Strategically located in the nation’s capital region, Montgomery County is the home of 19 federal agencies, including the Food and Drug Administration, National Institutes of Health and Department of Energy, as well as corporate headquarters for Hugh Communications, Discovery Networks, Lockheed Martin, Marriott International and 120 foreign-owned companies. Montgomery County boasts a highly educated workforce that has a college degree rate that far exceeds the national average.


Learn more about this fast-growing region in this issue of Montgomery County, MD Economic Development.

Montgomery County Economic Development Corporation