Laborshed Map McMinn County businesses attract their workforce from 13 counties. Beyond McMinn County itself, workers primarily come from the surrounding Bradley, Loudon, Meigs, Monroe, Polk, Rhea and Roane counties. With a strategic location within 50 miles of either Chattanooga or Knoxville, McMinn County businesses offer an ideal working environment for commuters from these larger cities.

Current and prospective employees benefit from McMinn County’s status as an education hub in southeastern Tennessee. Three reputable institutions are located within the county, with many more only a short drive outside the county. In 2021, Cleveland State Community College opened the McMinn Higher Education Center (MHEC), a collaborative space for students to complete degrees in-person or online and includes space for local industry training to upgrade the existing workforce.

With competitive wages, exciting positions and a collaborative work environment, employees find Mcminn County tobe an excellent place to pursue satisfying careers!