| Carroll County|
County is located in the north central
area of the State. About 56% of the land area is used in farming. The county is made up of rolling
hills with year round fresh water streams. |
Carroll County ranked third in the State for milk production in 1998 and is a leading table egg producing area. Fruit and vegetable production is increasing.
Carroll County was formed in 1837 from Baltimore and Frederick Counties. It is named after a revolutionary statesman and last surviving signer of the Declaration of Independence, Charles Carroll of Carrollton. The county seat is Westminster.