Hagerstown-Washington County is a perfect blend of city and country life. Residents enjoy an excellent quality of life— alive with personal, cultural, and intellectual opportunities. Housing options are affordable, crime rates are low, and our education system is world class. In addition, we are located in close proximity to Baltimore, Maryland and Washington, D.C., which infuse metropolitan culture and lifestyle into the region.
A revitalized Arts & Entertainment District in downtown Hagerstown complements shopping, historical sites, and museums in Washington County. Residents and visitors discover a wonderful collection of beautifully renovated retail shops, restaurants, and condominiums all within walking distance of cultural attractions such as the historic Maryland Theatre and the Washington County Museum of Fine Arts. With over 43 parks including the Antietam National Battlefield, C&O Canal and Appalachian Trail, the opportunities for hiking, biking, fishing, and leisure activities are unlimited in Washington County.