Weakley County is a growing community with 35,021 citizens and as well positioned for future economic development with an excellent transportation network and public deal-ready industrial sites and buildings. The county boasts an excellent education system highlighted by the University of Tennessee at Martin, which has 8,500 students and offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs in business administration, agriculture, engineering, education, humanities and other disciplines. 

People QuickFacts Weakley County Tennessee
Population, 2011 estimate     34,980 6,403,353
Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base     35,021 6,346,110
Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2011     -0.1% 0.9%
Population, 2010     35,021 6,346,105
Persons under 5 years, percent, 2011      5.4% 6.3%
Persons under 18 years, percent, 2011      19.7% 23.3%
Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2011      15.5% 13.7%
Female persons, percent, 2011      51.1% 51.3%


Summary of assests including airports, river ports, etc. for Weakley County, TN

Weakley County, TN MapPrimary Contacts

Shelby Spurgeon
Weakley County Economic Development Board
PO Box 106
406 South Lindell St.
Martin, TN 38237

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Tel: (731) 587-2992

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Fax: (731) 587-7334

Website: www.wcedb.com


Barbara Virgin
Executive Director
Weakley County Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 67
114 West Maple
Dresden, TN 38225

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Tel: (731) 364-3787

Fax: (731) 364-2099

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Website: www.weakleycountychamber.com