Government / Economy

Government / Economy

Greene County is located in the southwest portion of Northeast Tennessee with a total area of 624.11 square miles, which includes 621.69 square miles of land area and 2.42 square miles of inland water area.

Greeneville, the county seat for Greene County, is Tennessee's second oldest incorporated town. It is located south of Interstate 81 and within 40 miles of Interstates 26 and 40, and 75 miles of Interstate 75. It is also served by U.S. Highways lIE and 321, and State Routes 34, 70, 93, 107, and 172.

Greeneville is home to one of four Federal Courthouses in Tennessee. The James H. Quillen United States Courthouse serves Carter, Cocke, Greene, Hamblen, Hancock, Hawkins, Johnson, Sullivan, Unicoi and Washington counties

For information concerning employment, available land for your business or industry and other economic development opportunities, please visit our Greene County Partnership web site.