Baltimore is an independent city located in the U.S. state of Maryland. As of July 1, 2002, the population is 638,614, and the population of the Baltimore-Washington Metroplex as of 2000 is 7.6 million, up from 6.7 million in 1990.. It is the largest city in Maryland, named after the founding proprietor of the Maryland Colony, Cęcilius Calvert, 2nd Baron Baltimore. The city is a major part of the Baltimore-Washington Metropolitan Area and a major U.S.seaport.
Because there is also a Baltimore County adjacent to (but not including) the city, it is sometimes referred to as Baltimore City when a clear distinction is desired.
Web Sites and Links
Baltimore A Link To The CityLinks to neighborhoods, communities, associations, personal home pages, museums and other items of interest. Exclusive home page and community web page registry.
Baltimore Astronomical SocietyMeets at the Maryland Science Center. History, news. meetings, speakers and membership details.
Baltimore, MarylandOfficial city site. Includes information about neighborhoods, schools, government services, economic development, and tourist attractions.
South River Consulting, LLCAn independent energy advisor specializing in the procurement of energy in a deregulated market. News and information about the team and projects.