Williamson County is the upscale county seat of Franklin, Tennessee. Its landscape encompasses rich, lush valleys, flowing streams, lakes, and springs. Located just south of Nashville, Franklin and Williamson County maintain nationally top rated educational institutions from K-12 and award winning universities.
Quality top travel magazines have consistently nominated Williamson County as one of the most desirable places to live, work, and retire to, in the United States. This accolade stems from its chamber of commerce, whose main directive is to keep its residents networking together with current marketing, government advocacy assistance, and learning opportunities.
Williamson County features luxury apartments, beautiful farmlands, charming ranches, state-of-the-art subdivisions, and updated historic neighborhoods.
The Historic Adams Street District:
One of its many historic neighborhoods is on the National Register of Historic Places. It is known as Franklin’s Adams Street Historic District (“Adams Street”). Adams Street includes architecturally beautiful homes circa 1890 – 1940’s. These residential styles include Queen Anne, Italianate, Bungalow, and Victorian.
The Adams Street Historic District extends from 1112-1400, 1251-1327, and 304-308 Stewart Street. The nationally popular Jazz Workshop is located here, where famous musicians from worldwide love to assemble and jam. The O’More College of Design, the Jim Warren Park, and the Franklin County Club are neighboring attractions.
Franklin is home to Williamson County’s governing body. Franklin also features Fortune 100 and 500 companies, global cultural and entertainment industries, and the best in healthcare facilities.
Williamson County’s Towns & Cities
Williamson County hosts the following main cities and towns:
Many unincorporated communities also call Williamson County home. Their 2013 sister cities include Carleton Place, Ontario and Canada and County Laois, Ireland. Sister Cities Day is filled with fun activities for the whole family, rides, great southern cuisines, and a global community.
- Canterbury 42
- Leipers Fork 27
- Wades Grove 25
- The Grove 24
- Summerlyn 24
- Tollgate Village 16
- Westhaven 15
- Bent Creek 14
- Ladd Park 14
- Copper Ridge 13
- Cromwell 13
- Berry Farms 12
- Lockwood Glen 12
- Ladd Park-Enderly Pointe 12
- Avalon Sec 3 12
- Rizer Point 11
- Falls Grove 10
- Rural 10
- Historic Franklin 10
- Bridgemore Village 10