Recommended Free Websites:
League of Women Voters of Frederick County, MD: Voting and Elections
Find printable as well as interactive online Voter’s Guides
Maryland Manual On-Line
A continuously updated guide to Maryland government. Includes organization structure and staffing of the executive, legislative, & judicial branches as well as Maryland agencies. Biographies of many state officials.
Maryland Real Property Data Search
The Maryland Department of Assesments and Taxation allows you to search the Real Property Database and display Property Records including property owner history, assessed value, description, and more.
Maryland Report Card
Annual review of specific schools, county systems, and the state as a whole relative to meeting the requirements of the No Child Left Behind Act. Performance is reported for students by ethnicity, gender, low income and for migrant students, English language learners, and students with disabilities.
Maryland State Data Center
Provides statistical information and projections for topics related to population, housing, employment, labor force, and income for the state.
US Census Bureau: Quick Frederick County Statistics
A quick overview of the people and businesses of Frederick County.
See also (related content on FCPL.org):
A local history research collection at the C. Burr Artz Library
Thurmont Center for Agricultural History
A local agricultural history collection at the Thurmont Regional Library