The Upper Shore’s locale gives businesses a leading edge in every industry. Access to Mid-Atlantic markets in Baltimore, Philadelphia, Wilmington and Washington, DC keeps people and products moving around the clock.


Interstate 95 and Routes 301, 40 and 50 are ideally situated for commuting access, warehouse and distribution.


Located within 90 minutes of four major seaports, local businesses ship cargo from the Port of Philadelphia, the Port of Wilmington, the Port of Norfolk and the Port of Baltimore. The Port of Baltimore’s Intermodal Container Transfer Facility makes cargo transfer from rail to ship a cinch.


Baltimore/Washington International/Thurgood Marshall Airport, Philadelphia International Airport, Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport and Washington Dulles International Airport are within 60-90 minutes’ reach of the Upper Shore.


Amtrak passenger service is easily accessible on the Upper Shore. CSX, Norfolk Southern and the Maryland and Delaware Railroad Company keep commercial freight on track.

  • Over 975 square miles by shore
  • Over 1,000 square miles by land
  • Overnight access to 90 million people
  • Key federal installations within 90 minutes