ARTS, ENTERTAINMENT AND RECREATION 
                FOR MARYLAND AND ITS JURISDICTIONS - 1997 *

                           Number    Number   Annual Receipts/ Per Capita
                               of        of  Payroll   Revenue  Receipts/
GEOGRAPHIC AREA    Establishments Employees ($1,000)  ($1,000)  Revenue($)
------------------ -------------- --------- -------- ---------  -----------
MARYLAND                    1,460    19,398  494,774 1,412,354       277

BALTIMORE REGION              674     8,982  265,203   689,128       283
  Anne Arundel County         184     1,981   25,659   108,949       232  
  Baltimore County            237     2,585   39,037   142,030       197
  Carroll County               33       366    3,493    12,448        85
  Harford County               47       861    8,082    25,280       119
  Howard County                66     1,042   20,413    61,681       269
  Baltimore City              107     2,147  168,519   338,740       515

SUBURBAN WASHINGTON REGION    444     7,478  187,987   556,959       313
  Frederick County             54       655    7,980    30,176       165
  Montgomery County           253     4,042   63,968   212,787       257
  Prince George's County      137     2,781  116,039   313,996       408

SOUTHERN MARYLAND REGION       68       709    9,285    40,122       149
  Calvert County               25       280    4,749    22,585       326
  Charles County               22       315    2,924    11,012        96
  St. Mary's County            21       114    1,612     6,525        76

WESTERN MARYLAND REGION        62       N/A      N/A       N/A       N/A
  Allegany County              23         D        D         D         D
  Garrett County               11       263    2,578     8,547       290
  Washington County            28       416    4,272    15,996       126

UPPER EASTERN SHORE REGION    116       N/A      N/A       N/A       N/A
  Caroline County               2         D        D         D         D
  Cecil County                 41       319    4,798    16,106       200
  Kent County                  25       206    4,333    16,562       873
  Queen Anne's County          26       221    3,112    12,263       315
  Talbot County                22        95    1,373     5,599       171

LOWER EASTERN SHORE REGION     96       598   10,718    46,449       265
  Dorchester County            10        55      546     2,385        80  
  Somerset County               4         5      267       521        21
  Wicomico County              19       130    1,353     6,509        82
  Worcester County             63       408    8,552    37,034       879

Source: 1997 Economic Census, U.S. Census Bureau.

*   Excludes data for firms exempt from federal income tax.
D   Withheld to avoid disclosing data of individual companies; data are included.
N/A Not available

Prepared by the Maryland Department of Planning, Planning Data Services.