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Business Climate & Data

Looking for what’s going on right now in the county?

Explore the resources below to gauge the temperature of the local business climate.

Economic Dashboard

The Economic Dashboard provides a snapshot of the Williamson County economy. It highlights several indicators which can provide insight to the overall health of the Williamson County economy. Indicators are updated regularly.

Sept 2017 Dashboard


For past Dashboards click here

Economic Development Quarterly Newsletter

Each quarter, Williamson, Inc. Economic Development publishes a newsletter compiling recent economic development news. Click below for the most recent newsletter or  sign up for our mailing list below to receive these quarterly.

3rd Quarter Report



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New Business Licenses Filed

Each month we track new business licenses filed in Williamson County. Watch monthly as new businesses get their start and fuel our economy.


Labor Force & Unemployment

May, 2017United StatesTennesseeNashville MSAWilliamson County
Unemployment Rate4.1%2.9%2.3%2.0%
Labor Force159,979,0003,152,400996,150114,440

Expansions and Relocations

Interested in which companies are growing or moving into Williamson County? Download a list of recent and past expansions and relocations here.

Download a PDF of 2016 expansions and relocations

Download a PDF of past expansions and relocations

Industry Projections

The Williamson County, TN economy is expected to grow by almost 13,000 jobs from 2016 – 2020. 2016-2020 Industry Projections Looking for more detail on projected growth? Download these documents for detailed information on 2, 3 and 6 Digit NAICS codes, Williamson County job change by industry, US job change by industry and average earnings per job.

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(Source: EMSI Q2 2016)

Occupational Projections

From 2016 – 2020, the largest growth in occupations is expected to occur within Office & Administrative Support Occupations, with over 2,000 jobs created. Other top growth occupations during this time frame include Sales & Related Occupations and Business & Financial Operations. 2016-2020 Occupation projectionsLooking for more detail on projected growth? Download these documents for detailed information on 2, 3 and 5 Digit SOC codes, Williamson County occupational change, US occupational change and average earnings per job, average annual openings and typical educational requirements for occupations.

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(Source: EMSI Q2 2016)

Demographic Data

Cost of Living

Want to know how the cost of living here compares to somewhere else? Use this calculator to find out. Cost of Living Calculator Cost of Living Index for Nashville-Franklin MSA The ACCRA Cost of Living Index for the Nashville-Franklin MSA presents a picture of a healthy regional climate with moderate living costs.

2017 Quarter 1
Composite Index96.0
Grocery Items96.4
Misc. Goods/Services101.3

Business Establishments

A breakdown of the 6,333 business establishments in Williamson County based on the 2014 County Business Patterns by the US Census.

2014 Establishments by Employment Size# of Establishments
1-4 employees3,324
5-9 employees1,154
10-19 employees851
20-49 employees607
50-99 employees220
100-249 employees119
250-499 employees42
500-999 employees11
1,000 or more employees5

Commercial Real Estate

Use these reports to gauge the temperature of the Williamson County, and Nashville region, commercial real estate market.

MarketBeat Office Snapshot, Cushman & Wakefield

MarketBeat Industrial Snapshot, Cushman & Wakefield

Office Marketview, CBRE

Industrial Marketview, CBRE

Residential Real Estate

Use the resource below to find residential real estate market information updated monthly from the Williamson County Association of Realtors.

Monthly Residential Market Stats

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