Baltimore County, Maryland
county in Maryland, United States
Baltimore County is third-most populous county located in the U.S. state of Maryland and is part of the Baltimore metropolitan area and Baltimore-Washington metropolitan area.
"BaCo", "B-More County", "The County"
|Coordinates: 39°24′N 76°36′W / 39.4°N 76.6°W|
|Founded||June 30, 1659|
|Named for||Cecil Calvert, 2nd Baron Baltimore|
|• Total||682 sq mi (1,770 km2)|
|• Land||598 sq mi (1,550 km2)|
|• Water||83 sq mi (210 km2) 12%%|
| • Estimate |
|• Density||1,200/sq mi (460/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC−5 (Eastern)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC−4 (EDT)|
|Congressional districts||1st, 2nd, 3rd, 7th|
- ↑ Baltimore County Timeline (PDF). hsobc.org. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-07-26.