Discover
Rutherford

Rutherford County is beaming with opportunity. Focused on maintaining a positive climate for businesses, a highly prepared workforce, and strong partnerships with industry, you’ll discover Rutherford County has everything you’ve been looking for.

Helping You
Find Success in the Middle of it All

Strategically located in the center of Tennessee, Rutherford County offers access to everything you need to build a successful business and a happy life. We’re the fastest growing county in the state because of our top-tier educational institutions, diverse and thriving economy, supportive business environment, and welcoming community beaming with activity for neighbors of all ages.

By the Numbers

#1

High, Middle & Elementary Schools in Middle Tennessee

(Nashville Business Journal, U.S. News & World Report)

#1

Largest University in Middle Tennessee

(MTSU)

6th

Best Place To Buy A Home In The U.S.

(Wallethub)

#3

MSA in U.S. for Job Growth

(Forbes)

You've Found
Your Place

Within a 45-minute drive of Rutherford, you’ll find a workforce of 600,000 individuals, 22 colleges and universities, and a bevy of commercial and industrial properties to choose from.

You've Found
Your Place

Within a 45-minute drive of Rutherford, you’ll find a workforce of 600,000 individuals, 22 colleges and universities, and a bevy of commercial and industrial properties to choose from.

What People Are Saying

“We absolutely love it. Nearly every person in our company who visited Tennessee for the first time left with an eagerness to move here and start a new chapter in their lives. The food, the climate and the culture have been amazing perks!”

-Dan Fachner, CEO, The ICEE Company

My family and I moved here 14 years ago for my career and never looked back.

-Buffy M. Bundshuh, Vice President/Commercial Relationship Manager, BancorpSouth

Our families who relocated from New Jersey enjoy Murfreesboro’s unique combination of big-city amenities within a hometown atmosphere. MTSU is also a strong drawing card; a world-class college education right in your backyard.

- Holli Montgomery, Managing Director, Schwan Cosmetics