Howard County General Hospital
Columbia is located between Washington D.C. and Baltimore. Today more than 88,000 people call Columbia home. Residents enjoy a community filled with social and cultural outlets, jobs, and quality education. Columbia has 5,300 acres of open space, including 144 tot lots, 225 pedestrian bridges, the 40-acre Symphony Woods, 3 lakes, 19 ponds and natural open space areas, interlaced with more than 83 miles of pathways for walking, biking, and jogging. There is also a vast network or plazas, picnic areas, public areas, tennis courts (one is a Tennis Bubble), and two parcourse fitness trails.