These counties are attracting the most investment in Tennessee

SmartAsset identified the Tennessee counties receiving the greatest amount of investment in their local economies. Among the state's 95 counties, the top rated were:

1. Rutherford

2. Williamson

3. Davidson

4. Wilson

5. Maury

6. Montgomery

7. Sumner

8. Fayette

9. Putnam

10. Hamilton

Source: SmartAsset assessment based upon growth in business establishments, GDP growth, new building permits per 1,000 homes and municipal bond investment.