LocationDowntown Frederick is located on the southern end of Frederick County, just north of Montgomery County. The city is accessible from I-70, I-270, US 15, and US 40.
See a map of Frederick
Frederick DemographicsAccording to the 2000 census, the City of Frederick is home to 52,767 residents. The race breakdown is as follows: White: 77%; Black: 14.7%; Asian: 3.2%; Hispanic/Latino: 4.8%. Other: .3%; Population under age 18: 21.5%; 65 and over: 11.3%; Median household income: $47,700 (1999); Persons below poverty level 7.4% (1999).
PhotosSee Photos of Frederick, Maryland
Frederick TransportationMARC Stations: Brunswick, Downtown Frederick, or Point of Rocks.
AMTRAK: Transfer to MARC trains from Baltimore and Washington stations.
Frederick Municipal Airport: Serves general aviation.
Greyhound Bus: Terminal in Downtown Frederick .
TransIT: Provides Frederick County bus service
Downtown Express Shuttle: FREE. Parking for the shuttle is available at Harry Grove Stadium.
Major Points of Interest in Frederick, Maryland
- Harry Grove Stadium
- Frederick Fairgrounds
- Baker Park
- Monacacy National Battlefield
- Everedy Square & Shab Row
- Schifferstadt Architectural Museum
- Rose Hill Manor Park & Children’s Museum
- Weinberg Center for the Arts
- National Museum of Civil War Medicine
- Catoctin Wildlife Preserve & Zoo
- Gambrill State Park
Major Annual Events in Frederick, MarylandFrederick Festival of the Arts
Great Frederick Fair
Frederick’s Fourth of July Fireworks
Christmas Events in Frederick
Frederick Communtity Websites and ResourcesCity of Frederick
Frederick Chamber of Commerce
Downtown Frederick Partnership Frederick News Post
Frederick Maryland Online