Harford County, Maryland
Harford County is a county located in the northeastern portion of the state of Maryland.
As of 2000, the population is 218,590. Its county seat is Bel Air. The county was named for Henry Harford (ca. 1759-1834), illegitimate son of Frederick Calvert, 6th Baron Baltimore. Harford was the last Proprietary Governor of Maryland, but did not inherit his father's title because of his illegitimacy.
This county is a part of the Baltimore-Washington Metropolitan Area.
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