McMinn County, Tennessee
McMinn County is located in Southeast Tennessee along the I-75 and U.S. 411 corridors halfway between the metropolitan areas of Chattanooga and Knoxville. With a population estimated at over 52,000 people, the 430 square mile county is still considered rural. Though rural, numerous Fortune 500 companies and subsidiaries call McMinn County home. Some notable industries include Mayfield Dairy Farms, Resolute Forestry Products, Manufacturers Industrial Group (MIG), Denso Manufacturing, J.M. Huber, Heil Company, Johns Manville and Thomas and Betts. McMinn County is also proud to be home to Tennessee Wesleyan College, Cleveland State Community College-Athens Campus and the Tennessee Technology Center at Athens.
Posted March 24, 2012 at 1:20 PM