Experience the variety of old and new as they blend together in this beautiful area of Middle Tennessee. Discover our history. Explore our country music heritage. Hear our legends and stories. Soak in the simplicity of our lake, parks and farms. After a few adventures in our county, you'll feel like you are returning home.
Sumner County, Tennessee is rich in history, beauty and musical heritage. The county was created in 1786 and is named for General Jethro Sumner, a Brigadier General in the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War. Just 25 miles northeast of Nashville, on the Kentucky border. Use I-40E, I-65N, or State Hwy. 109 to get here.