If you work hard, you want an excellent quality of life — high income, entertainment, and housing and education that will help your family thrive. Consider Maryland’s median household income of $75,847 (the top in the nation, and 36% above the national average), a climate that offers all four seasons, entertainment and recreation possibilities, excellent healthcare, and top rated education, and you’ll see why Maryland is a great place to call home
In fact, U.S. News & World Report
ranked Maryland #8 in its 2017 Best States list
. Columbia, a community in Howard County, was rated the #1 best place to live
From City to Countryside- Lifestyles for All
Maryland residents enjoy a broad range of lifestyles and activities in convenient reach of major metropolitan areas. From energized city living, to a convenient suburban lifestyle, or laid back life on the shore, Maryland fits everyone. Each region of the state presents distinctly different styles and histories. Maryland’s population is as kaleidoscopic as its varied options for living. In WalletHub's 2017 ranking of the most diverse cities, three Maryland cities are among the top 10.
Browse through the photo viewer below to learn more about each region.