Laurel, Maryland - Facts & Figures
Laurel maintains a historic district, including Main Street. The city is near Johns Hopkins University's Applied Physics Laboratory, the Fort Meade Army base, and the National Security Agency (NSA). The is also home to Laurel Park Racecourse, a horse racetrack in Anne Arundel County.
- Population: 25,168
- Industries: Public administration, Retail trade, Professional, scientific, and technical services, Health care and social assistance
- Area Codes: 240, 301
- ZIP Codes: 20707, 20708, 20709, 20723, 20724, 20725, 20726
- Surrounding Cities: South Laurel, North Laurel, Hillcrest Heights, Beltsville