Roane County is home to the nation’s leading research lab, the Oak Ridge National Lab. Forty-three miles of the Tennessee River is available for a boat load of fishing and water sports. We are nestled in the Tennessee Valley between the Great Smoky Mountains to the east and the Cumberland Plateau to the West. Today, Roane County offers a diverse population from around the nation due to our retirement and research community. Discover how the best of Tennessee all comes together in Roane County.
A Message From The County Executive
Roane Co. County Executive – Wade Creswell
A combination of natural beauty and world leading science and energy innovation makes Roane County an exceptional place in the world. Neighboring the population center of Knox County while tucked against the Cumberland Plateau, Roane County offers wide options for residents, visitors, and businesses.
Thank you for visiting our website. As you learn more about how our government serves our people, we hope you understand what we always have- there is no place like Roane.
Welcome to Roane County!