Trousdale County

Trousdale County, Tennessee

200 E Main St Rm 2
Hartsville, TN 37074
Phone: (615) 374-2906
Fax: (615) 374-1100

In north-central TN, northeast of Nashville; organized Jan 21, 1870 from Macon, Smith, Wilson, and Sumner counties. Name Origin: For Gen. William Trousdale (1790-1872), TN legislator, governor (1849-51), and U.S. minister to Brazil (1852-57)

Area (sq mi):: 116.64 (land 114.24; water 2.40) Population per square mile: 67.20
Population 2005: 7,677 State rank: 89 Population change: 2000-20005 5.80%; 1990-2000 22.60% Population 2000: 7,259 (White 86.10%; Black or African American 11.40%; Hispanic or Latino 1.50%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.90%). Foreign born: 1.70%. Median age: 38.10
Income 2000: per capita $15,838; median household $32,212; Population below poverty level: 13.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,432-$21,146
Unemployment (2004): 5.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): -4.50% Median travel time to work: 32.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 63.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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But how does this story intersect with the history of Trousdale County? More bluntly: How did a CCA prison end up at the foot of a nuclear reactor in the backyard of the company's cofounder?
After the partial meltdown at Three Mile Island in 1979, protests grew larger but remained, in the words of Trousdale County's sheriff, "orderly" (Highers 1979).
Once again, Trousdale County found its economic prospects dangling in midair, having already committed to borrowing up to $6 million to improve water and sewage infrastructure in anticipation of the prison's timely completion (Ferrell 2009).
My visit to Hartsville had been prompted by a local news article in May 2014 announcing that Trousdale County commissioners had voted to sign two major contracts with CCA and the state of Tennessee to move forward with the construction and operation of the prison (Dillehay 2014).
Cserny started his practice in Trousdale County, Tennessee where he had a general medical practice including obstetrics and general surgery and he also served as Trousdale County Coroner.
Navarre FL 32566 Table 1--Agencies and Counties Considered Greater Regional Nashville MPO Nashville RTA Nashville Council Davidson County Davidson County Davidson County Rutherford County Rutherford County Rutherford County Sumner County Sumner County Sumner County Williamson County Williamson County Williamson County Wilson County Wilson County Wilson County * Maury County Maury County Maury County * Robertson County Robertson County Robertson County Cheatham County Cheatham County Dickson County Dickson County Houston County Humphreys County Stewart County Trousdale County * Not "officially" in the MPO, but are generally considered a part of it.