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229 Church St., Box 1
Tiptonville, TN 38079
(731) 253-7382


Year Originated: 1870
County Road Miles: 186.10
Number of Parcels: 3,921
Incorporated Cities or Towns: Ridgely (1795), Tiptonville (4464)


2020 Population: 7,005
2020 Population per Square Mile: 42.98
2010 Population: 7,832


County Structure: Traditional
Development District: Northwest Tennessee Development District
Judicial District: 29


Fiscal Procedures Law: General Law
Budgeting Law: General Law
Purchasing Law: County Purchasing Law of 1983
Private Acts: Lake County Private Acts
County Mayor Danny Cook (731) 253-7382
Hwy Chief Admin Off Stephen Baker (731) 264-5641
Administrator of Elections Michelle Morgan (731) 253-7521
Assessor of Property Jaxon Neil (731) 253-7200
Circuit Court Clerk Jessica Avery (731) 253-7137
Clerk & Master Amber Mooring (731) 253-8926
County Attorney Hal Boyd (731) 253-7382
County Clerk Crystal Horner (731) 253-7582
Director of Schools Woody Burton (731) 253-6601
General Sessions Court Judge Andrew Cook
Register of Deeds Darlene Jones (731) 253-7462
Sheriff Bryan Avery (731) 253-7791
Trustee Mallory Berry (731) 253-7502
Number of Commissioners: 9
Number of Commission Districts: 3
County Legislative Meeting Information: 6:00 p.m. - 3rd Monday each month

County Commissioner Shelby Barker
County Commissioner John Dean (731) 504-2850
County Commissioner Robert Hatley
County Commissioner Brandon Hays
County Commissioner Terry Pierce
County Commissioner Danny Tippit II
County Commissioner Johnny Warren
County Commissioner Dennis Whitson
County Commissioner James Yates
Highway Commissioner Cliff Berry Sr.
Highway Commissioner Cliff Berry Jr.
Highway Commissioner Johnny Dean
Highway Commissioner Doug Gant
Highway Commissioner Jimmy Leake
Highway Commissioner Ronald Snyder

CTAS Consultants

County Government Consultant: Mike Galey
Environmental Consultant: Mike Stooksberry
Assessor Consultant: Joe Griffin
Criminal Justice Consultant: Clint Shrum
Jail Administration Consultant: Jim Hart
Fire Consultant: Marc Alley