Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Dorchester County, Maryland

Dorchester County is a county located in the U.S. state of Maryland on its Eastern Shore. It is bordered by the Choptank River to the northeast, Talbot County to the northwest, Caroline County to the northeast, Wicomico County to the southeast, Sussex County, Delaware, to the east, and the Chesapeake Bay to the west. Dorchester County uses the slogan, "The Heart of Chesapeake Country," due to its geographical location and the heart-like shape of the county on a map. In 2000, its population was 30,674. It was named for the Earl of Dorset, a family friend of the Calverts (the founding family of the Maryland colony). Its county seat is Cambridge. (from wikipedia)

General Information
Maryland State$88,400 Average House Value (as of 2000)
30,013 Population (as of 2000)$32,922 Average House Income (as of 2000)
29,224 Population (current)544.4 Square Miles of Land
1.9 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)8.2 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
748 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$68,095,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
10,575 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$289,384,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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