Middle TN Advantages

Middle Tennessee: The Hub of the Southeast

Middle Tennessee has a reputation for attracting quality industries and keeping them. The reason:

In addition to its strategic location, Middle Tennessee offers other advantages to a wide variety of industries:


Middle Tennessee offers an ample supply of labor in both rural and urban areas. The state’s “Right-to-Work” law guarantees an “open shop” – no worker is forced to join a labor union when hired, even if a union exists at the place of employment.

Excellent rural road systems and a moderate climate allow employers to draw labor from a wide geographical area.


Over 36 percent of the state’s estimated population of 6.7 million resides in the Middle Tennessee area.


The “Three States of Tennessee” – The Tennessee delta . . . the mountains of East Tennessee . . . and Middle Tennessee’s beautiful rolling hills – offer year-round recreational and sports opportunities: