Located in Southern Howard County (as well as parts of Prince Georges and Anne Arundel County), the city of Laurel, MD is located right between Baltimore City and Washington, D.C., making it ideal for commuters to either metro.

Laurel is a Main Street Community close to Ft. Meade, the National Security Administration, and the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory. Because of its proximity to these and other major employers, Laurel is an extremely popular area to live in and offers its residents many housing opportunities to choose from.