Life As You Imagine in Blount County

Factoids

Education

Weekly earnings based on degree

High School - $652

Associates Degree - $785

Bachelor’s Degree - $1066

Master’s Degree - $1300

Transportation

McGhee Tyson - in Blount County, is expanding and adding routes all the time aiming to meet the growing demands of both business and pleasure.

Quality of Life

Hundreds of miles of hiking, biking and horse riding trails, because we're at the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Advantages of Blount Co.

Blount County is home to population of more than 127,000 and is the gateway to the Smoky Mountains National Park.

Industries & Sites

Blount County's Industry Clusters have been developed through a local and regional evaluation process.

Pellissippi Place

A vibrant community built on a compact, walkable scale with places for working, living, shopping and recreation.

Resource Room

Blount County's Industry Clusters have been developed through a local and regional evaluation process.

Alcoa Advantages

Alcoa is home to population of more than 127,000 and is the gateway to the Smoky Mountains National Park. (Click on each city for more info)

Learn More

Friendsville Advantages

Friendsville is home to population of more than 127,000 and is the gateway to the Smoky Mountains National Park. (Click on each city for more info)

Learn More

Louisville Advantages

Blount County is home to population of more than 127,000 and is the gateway to the Smoky Mountains National Park. (Click on each city for more info)

Learn More

Maryville Advantages

Blount County is home to population of more than 127,000 and is the gateway to the Smoky Mountains National Park. (Click on each city for more info)

Learn More

Rockford Advantages

Blount County is home to population of more than 127,000 and is the gateway to the Smoky Mountains National Park. (Click on each city for more info)

Learn More

Townsend Advantages

Blount County is home to population of more than 127,000 and is the gateway to the Smoky Mountains National Park. (Click on each city for more info)

Learn More

News

10/02/2018
DANIELS NAMED VICE PRESIDENT OF STATEWIDE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL
09/27/2018
BLOUNT PARTNERSHIP BOARD MEMBER MURRAY PRESENTED JIM SPRADLEY AWARD
09/18/2018
S&ME Announces New President
peacefulsmokies

Who would you bring with you on a vacation to the Peaceful Side of the Smoky Mountains? #smokymountains

“The Smoky Mountains are a rare jewel ... Why not have a place where you can still see the stars.” – James Dawson

Follow us:   Twitter Facebook YouTube Blog
Breaking Ground
Thinking about breaking ground in Blount County?
Contact Us