The Tennessee counties with the highest median household income in 2011 are concentrated around Nashville in Middle Tennessee.
1. Williamson County, $86,962
2. Wilson County, $59,987
3. Sumner County, $52,115
4. Robertson County, $47,785
5. Montgomery County, $47,154
Hamilton County's median household income was $41,769, while Bradley County's median household income was $37,149. Annual data for such income figures is available only for the 20 biggest counties in Tennessee.
Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census
Dave Flessner is the business editor for the Times Free Press. A journalist for 35 years, Dave has been business editor and projects editor for the Chattanooga Times Free Press, city editor for The Chattanooga Times, business and county reporter for the Chattanooga Times, correspondent for the Lansing State Journal and Ingham County News in Michigan, staff writer for the Hastings Daily Tribune in Nebraska, and news director for WCBN-FM in Michigan. Dave, a native ...