Ellicott City, Maryland

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Ellicott City, Maryland
Main Street in Historic Ellicott City
Main Street in Historic Ellicott City
Nicknames: 
"E.C.", "Old Ellicott City", "Old Ellicott", "Historic Ellicott City"
Motto(s): 
"E.C. Strong"[1]
Location of Ellicott City, Maryland
Location of Ellicott City, Maryland
Coordinates: 39°16′5″N 76°47′56″W / 39.26806°N 76.79889°W / 39.26806; -76.79889Coordinates: 39°16′5″N 76°47′56″W / 39.26806°N 76.79889°W / 39.26806; -76.79889
Country United States
State Maryland
County Howard
Founded1772
Incorporated1867–1935
Historic District1973–present
Founded byJohn, Andrew, and Joseph Ellicott
Government
 • TypeCounty council
 • CouncilmanJon Weinstein
District 1
Area
 • Total30.1 sq mi (77.9 km2)
 • Land30.0 sq mi (77.6 km2)
 • Water0.1 sq mi (0.3 km2)
Elevation
180 ft (55 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total65,834
 • Estimate 
(2015)[2]
70,932
 • Density2,198/sq mi (848.5/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
ZIP codes
21041–21043
Area code(s)410, 443
FIPS code24-26000
GNIS feature ID0584282

Ellicott City is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in, and the county seat of, Howard County, Maryland, United States.[3] Part of the Baltimore metropolitan area, its population was 65,834 at the 2010 census,[4] making it as the largest unincorporated county seat in the country.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Howard County, Maryland > Departments > Ellicott City Flood Recovery". www.howardcountymd.gov.
  2. "Age and Sex: 2015 American Community Survey 1-Year Estimates (S0101): Ellicott City CDP, Maryland". American Factfinder. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved August 1, 2017.
  3. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on 2011-05-31. Retrieved 2011-06-07.
  4. "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Ellicott City CDP, Maryland". American Factfinder. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved August 1, 2017.

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