Free Howard County, Maryland Topo Maps & Elevations

Free printable Howard County, MD topographic maps, GPS coordinates, photos, & more for popular landmarks in Howard County including Columbia, Ellicott City, and Ilchester.

County Borders


Howard County, Maryland covers an area of approximately 251 square miles with a geographic center of 39.26592445°(N), -76.91747348°(W).

These are the far north, south, east, and west coordinates of Howard County, Maryland, comprising a rectangle that encapsulates it. Please note that not all coordinates inside this rectangle will fall inside of Howard County, Maryland, as it (most likely) doesn't fill up the entire rectangle.

North: 39.36918640°(N)
South: 39.10520172°(N)
East: -76.70102692°(W)
West: -77.18502808°(W)


According to data gathered by the Shuttle Radar Topography Mission. The lowest elevation in Howard County is -46 meters (-151 feet). This ranks Howard County 4th in terms of lowest elevations when compared to a total of 24 counties in Maryland.

Howard County's highest elevation is 216 meters (709 feet) which ranks it 6th in terms of highest elevations when compared to a total of 24 counties in Maryland.

US Topo Maps covering Howard County, MD

The USGS (U.S. Geological Survey) publishes a set of the most commonly used topographic maps of the U.S. called US Topo that are separated into rectangular quadrants that are printed at 22.75"x29" or larger. Howard County is covered by the following US Topo Map quadrants.

Beltsville PDF Order Print
Clarksville PDF Order Print
Damascus PDF Order Print
Ellicott City PDF Order Print
Laurel PDF Order Print
Relay PDF Order Print
Sandy Spring PDF Order Print
Savage PDF Order Print
Sykesville PDF Order Print
Woodbine PDF Order Print

Places to Visit In Howard County, Maryland

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Patapsco State Park Man-made
Savage Mill Man-made
Centennial Park Man-made
Robinson Nature Center Man-made
Gorman Park Man-made
Camp Bennett Man-made