Location & Infrastructure
What You Need. Where You Need It.
Carroll County is perfectly located on Interstate 40, a major east-west corridor, and US highways 70 and 79, with proximity to the ports of New Johnsonville, Memphis and Cates Landing. The county is home to respected manufacturers in automotive, metals, construction-related products, as well as to agribusiness and education.
Carroll County has reliable and affordable utilities, including fiber. The county has rail access and a 5,507-foot runway to accommodate corporate jets at the local airport. The airport was recently the beneficiary of a $6 million investment in upgrades. Jackson's McKellar Sipes Airport, just 43 miles away, is the nearest commercial service airport.
Carroll County has Interstate 40 access, as well as two US Highways, 70 and 79. State highways include 1, 22, 76, 77, 104, 105, 114, 124, 190, 219, 220, 364, 423, 424, 436. Rail access is available through CSX and KWT Railways.
Carroll County has easy access to air transportation. The 5,507-foot runway at Carroll County's airport is accessible to most corporate jets, and the McKellar Sipes Airport in Jackson is only 43 miles away.
The nearest port is less than 30 miles away at New Johnsonville, while the Port of Cates Landing at Tiptonville, a year-round, multimodal port with a 9,000 linear foot slack-water harbor is roughly 80 miles away. It is an unimpeded inland waterway, no locks and dams south to the Gulf of Mexico.
|Nearest Commercial Service Airport||Nashville International and Memphis International|
|Distance to Nearest Commercial Service Airport||88 miles|
|Daily Flights At Nearest Commercial Service Airport||380|
|Nearest General Aviation Airport||McKellar-Sipes Regional Airport|
|Distance to Nearest General Aviation Airport||44 miles|
|Runway Length at Nearest General Aviation Airpot||6,005'|
|Mean Travel Time to Work (Minutes)||24.5|
|Access of Interstate||I-40 (4 miles)|
|State Highways||1, 26, 84, 111, 135, 136, 285, 289|
|Nearest Port (From County Seat)||New Johnsonville|
|Railroads Serving County||CSX|