Quick Facts About Lawrence County

Lawrence County is located in southern middle Tennessee, 75 miles from the state's capitol of Nashville. We have a host of attractions for you to explore, such as David Crockett State Park, the historic Crockett Theatre, a tranquil Amish community, and the Middle Tennessee District Fair. Lawrence County embraces its history and heritage, but also takes pride in being progressive and moving toward the future.

The Basics


Lawrenceburg: 10,801

Lawrence County: 41,869

Land Area

617 square miles

Incorporated Cities



Saint Joseph

Iron City

Largest Employers

Lawrence County Public Schools

Dura Automotive Systems

Southern Tennessee Regional Health System - Lawrenceburg

Modine Manufacturing

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A Little History

Highlights of the History of Lawrence County