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Industrial Development and Employers

The economy of Weakley County is extremely diverse. The economic base includes agriculture, manufacturing, construction, transportation, finance and insurance, personal services, entertainment and recreation, professional service and education. The County has seven industrial parks. The principal employer for the residents of Weakley County is the University of Tennessee at Martin.

Top County Employers
University of Tennessee at Martin
Estimated Employers 1,000 +
City Martin
MTD Products, Inc.
Estimated Employers 725
City Martin
Weakley County Board of Education
Estimated Employers 600
City Dresden
Volunteer Community Hospital
Estimated Employers 300
City Martin
Wal-Mart
Estimated Employers 250
City Martin
Northwest Tennessee Development District and Human Resources Agency
Estimated Employers 250
City Martin
City of Martin
Estimated Employers 150
City Martin
Weakley County Nursing Home
Estimated Employers 150
City Dresden
Doyle, Sims and Sons Trucking, Inc.
Estimated Employers 100
City Dresden
Akin and Porter, Produce - Product Sorting, Packing, and Shipping
Estimated Employers 75 - 100
City Greenfield
Parker Hannifin Corporation - Copper Components for Refrigeration and Air
Estimated Employers 120
City Greenfield
Plastic Products - Custom Injection Molding
Estimated Employers 97
City Greenfield
Schwarz Supply Source - Tool & Die, Metal Stamping, Value Added Packaging
Estimated Employers 140
City Dresden
Martin Bros. Container and Timber Products - Wooden Wire Bound Boxes
Estimated Employers 100
City Martin
Greenball Corp. - Tire Manufacturing
Estimated Employers 50
City Martin
Steele Plant Co. - Sweet potato production and distribution
Estimated Employers seasonal
City Gleason