Hamilton County, Tennessee

county in Tennessee, United States

Hamilton County is a county located in the U.S. state of Tennessee. It is located in the southern part of East Tennessee. As of the 2010 census, the population was 336,463,[1] making it the fourth-most populous county in Tennessee. Its county seat is Chattanooga.[2] The county was named for Alexander Hamilton.


  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on June 7, 2011. Retrieved December 2, 2013.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved June 7, 2011.