Source: 2016 American Community Survey 1-Year Estimates

NAICS Description Charles County Washington-Arlington-Alexandria,
DC-VA-MD-WV Metro Area
------ Total $51,741 $51,172 $35,623
11---- Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining -- $24,304 $32,103
23---- Construction $55,226 $40,176 $37,374
31-33---- Manufacturing $52,247 $61,494 $43,842
42---- Wholesale trade $35,841 $51,815 $44,030
44-45---- Retail trade $28,548 $23,084 $22,387
48-49---- Transportation and warehousing, and utilities $65,045 $43,072 $42,300
51---- Information $42,153 $75,836 $51,015
52---- Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing $62,198 $67,177 $50,319
54---- Professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services $70,023 $76,214 $44,874
61---- Educational services and health care and social assistance $40,024 $42,446 $36,290
71---- Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services $17,312 $20,707 $16,804
81---- Other services except public administration $42,242 $37,529 $24,344
92---- Public administration $91,522 $96,774 $52,843

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Learning Technology Transfer Entrepreneurship Through Doing

Published: Monday, December 10, 2018
This is a guest blog by Dr. John Short, College of Southern Maryland. Cultivating economic growth in Charles County requires, among other things, helping those with an entrepreneurial bent develop ...

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Marcia Keeth
Deputy Director

Charles County EDD
10665 Stanhaven Place

Suite 206

White Plains, MD 20695

Phone:  301-885-1345


“Charles County is a great central location for us to have access to all of our customers. We do business with NSWC Carderock, Naval Research Laboratory, NAWCAD Patuxent River, NSWC Dahlgren, and Indian Head Naval Support Facility, to name a few.”

Scott Decker
Director of Operations

Cardinal Scientific

“We are proud to be a key part of Charles County’s future and we heartily encourage other, cutting-edge companies to join us.”

Doug Egan
Chief Executive Officer
Competitive Power Ventures

“Charles County is where we started our company and where we grew and expanded. We now operate our managed print and managed IT solutions in five states and provide custom apps all around the globe. Our headquarters is still in Charles County, an excellent place to conduct business and recruit highly skilled individuals for our ever growing team!"

Joshua Justice

Just Tech


“We are proud to be a key part of Charles County’s future and we heartily encourage other, cutting-edge companies to join us.”

Katharine Tate
 Executive Director of Provider Engagement and Community Relations

Righttime Medical Care

“Charles County is a great place for businesses to start, grow, and thrive! We've worked with over 100 businesses since we opened our doors in Charles County, and I've witnessed the majority of these businesses achieve all three.”

Darlene M. Breck


Southern Maryland Business Center

“Charles County is a great place to do business because of the passion of the business community and the residents who strive to make it the best that it can be."

Andrew W. Welburn


The Welburn Organization