Sumner County is home to a business community anchored by large manufacturing and distribution operations, a wide variety of professional service companies, and a rapidly expanding retail sector. The county's 63-mile southern border lines the beautiful Old Hickory Lake, giving Sumner County a unique claim to a major navigable waterway with lakeside living and unlimited water recreation.
Larger towns in Sumner County include Hendersonville and Gallatin. Other towns include Portland, Westmoreland, and part of Goodlettesville. In the photo, you see the growing town of White House, which is half in Sumner County and half in Robertson County.