Tag: Ellicott City History

Living in Ellicott City

If you are searching for a new home in Howard County, consider Ellicott City and check out our “Welcome to Ellicott City” series. Ellicott City: Location, Location, Location Located in the Baltimore-Washington corridor in central Maryland, Ellicott City offers a historic, small town feel close to big city conveniences. Ellicott City has been named to […]

Historic Ellicott City

Ellicott City is a town that is proud of its rich history. After searching for an area where they could grow wheat and harness water power for a mill, brothers John, Andrew and Joseph Ellicott founded Ellicott Mills in 1772. In 1867, a city charter was secured and the name was changed to Ellicott City. […]