Laurel, Maryland is an incorporated city, located around the midpoint between Washington, DC
and Baltimore, MD. With a estimated population of 21,619 within the city limits and a total population of 87,810 as of the 2000 Census, Laurel is one of the largest cities in between Washington D.C. and Baltimore. US-1, I-95 and the Baltimore-Washington Parkway all run through or nearby Laurel and provide car transportation to those two cities. Washington Metrobus offers service to Laurel, and MARC Trains linking both cities stop
Living in Laurel
The downtown area of Laurel features a multitude of shops and restaurants. The Laurel Mall is also a popular attraction. There is a small theater scene in town as well. Real Estate is available in pretty much every variety and price level, varying depending on the part of Laurel.