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Our Community – General History of Franklin, TN and Williamson County

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Our Community - Franklin TN, Williamson County

General History

Visit these websites for general information and resources for Williamson County, Tennessee:

Main Cities

Williamson County is home to six main cities:

For additional information about Williamson County, it's cities and towns, go to Livability.com.


Visit Williamson Prospers, the Williamson County Economic Development website for more information on why Williamson County is the fastest growing county in Tennessee.


Williamson County is a K-12 school district that includes nine High Schools, eight Middle Schools, and twenty-three Elementary Schools.

Visit the Williamson County Schools Website for more information on zoning, locations, homeschooling, and more.

Calendar of Events

Williamson County holds several community events and festivals each year. Check the Williamson County Visitors Center Website for a calendar of upcoming events.

Annual Events

Historic Downtown Franklin hosts eight annual events, including:

Other annual events in Williamson County include:

Recreation Parks

Visit the Williamson County Parks and Recreation Website for information on facilities, services, and special events offered by the Parks and Recreation Centers in Williamson County.

Click here to find additional recreation facilities in Williamson County, including parks, outdoor activities, family fun centers, and sports complexes.


The Williamson County Public Library has branches in Bethesda, College Grove, Fairview, Leiper’s Fork, and Nolensville, with the Main Library in Franklin. Visit the library website for locations, hours, events, and more!


From antiques, to retail, dining, and fresh produce, there are several locations throughout Williamson County to shop. Some of the most popular locations include:

Chamber of Commerce

Visit the Williamson County Chamber of Commerce website.