Frederick County has twelve municipalities: Brunswick, Burkittsville, Emmitsburg, Frederick, Middletown, Mount Airy, Myersville, New Market, Rosemont, Thurmont, Walkersville, and Woodsboro. Frederick was the first locality to incorporate in Frederick County in 1816. It was followed by Emmitsburg (1824), Thurmont (1831), Middletown (1833), Woodsboro (1836), New Market (1878), Brunswick (1890), Walkersville (1892), Burkittsville (1894), Mount Airy (1894), Myersville (1904), and Rosemont (1953).
United Fire Engine Company no. 3, 79 South Market St., Frederick, Maryland, April 2003. Photo by Diane F. Evartt.
Town Hall, 39 West Main St., New Market, Maryland, November 2002. Photos by Diane F. Evartt.
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