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.
- Bent Creek 45
- Canterbury 36
- Leipers Fork 26
- Stream Valley 21
- Rural 18
- Brittain Downs 17
- Falls Grove 17
- Tollgate Village 16
- Historic Franklin 15
- Arbors At Autumn Ridge 15
- The Grove 15
- Ladd Park-Carothers Cove 14
- Saddle Springs Est Ph 2A 13
- Ladd Park 12
- Ivan Creek 11
- Brentwood Lights 11
- Lockwood Glen 11
- Willowvale 11
- Cromwell 10
- Governors Club 10