2019 Howard County Jewish Community Study

Matthew Boxer, Matthew A. Brookner, Eliana Chapman, Harry Aaronson, Daniel Mangoubi, Janet Krasner Aronson, and Leonard Saxe

March 2020

Howard County Jewish Community Study

The 2019 Howard County Jewish Community Study provides valid data about the 9,100 Jewish households in Howard County, Maryland, that can be used by communal organizations and their leadership to design programs and policies that support and enhance Jewish life. The study describes community members’ participation in Jewish communal life, their private Jewish activities and their attitudes about Judaism and Israel.

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Key Findings

Index of Jewish Engagement

Howard County Engagement Index