Economic Development

Economic Development
Conowingo attracts 250,000 recreational visitors each year, supporting the $200 million tourism industry in Cecil and Harford counties. 

Conowingo is an economic engine for the region, delivering $273 million in economic benefits to Maryland and its local communities each year. This includes:

  • Supporting 265 full-time equivalent jobs.
  • Paying $10 million in state and local taxes annually, including $3.8 million in property taxes.
  • Helping drive the tourism economy in the region by attracting 250,000 recreational visitors each year. In 2010, Cecil and Harford counties saw over $200 million of economic activity due to tourism.

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