We plan and implement strategies for the controlled growth of Roane County’s economy as a unified voice representing the best Tennessee has to offer businesses, citizens and travelers.Visit Site
We bring growth-oriented businesses with strong ﬁscal discipline, infrastructure and workforce-ready people to East Tennessee.Visit Site
We attract travelers who seek unique heritage and the best outdoor recreational experiences to Roane County.Visit Site
We connect leaders and organizations for the beneﬁt of local and regional business growth.Visit Site
We empower leaders, parents and students to invest in education, so they are better prepared to fulﬁll the workforce opportunities of Roane County’s future.Visit Site
We offer natural beauty, historic charm and low-cost living, distinguishing Roane County as one of the best retirement destinations in the nation.Visit Site
Research & Data
Economic Development by the Numbers
County PRofile Tool
Look up real-time economic development data about Roane County using the Tennessee County Profile Tool.
Visit Roane County Government's website for useful information on doing business in roane county
ECD vigorously pursues continued growth of business, tourism and more.
Learn more about our workforce, and also look at social media data.
Roane County has a rather temperate climate. We have generally warm summer and mild winters.
Roane County’s local infrastructure, strong economic climate and high quality of life make it an attractive decision for expansive opportunities.
Roane County has beautiful communities, including Kingston, Harriman, Rockwood, Oliver Springs and parts of Oak Ridge.
Education is of utmost importance in Roane County as we continue to build a skilled workforce. Check out our Education Matters! initiative.