Center Hill Lake Guide

Welcome to DeKalb County, Tennessee - home of Center Hill Lake and a beautiful and vibrant community with much to offer! We're thrilled to provide complete information about our area, including the charming towns of Smithville, Alexandria, Liberty, Dowelltown, Center Hill Lake, and many other assets. 

Located in central middle Tennessee on the Highland Rim, our county boasts lush green forests and hills, crystal clear streams, and a pristine lake. Center Hill Lake is a must-see destination, with 64 miles of shoreline, 18,200 acres of water, and a wide range of activities, including boating, fishing, water-skiing, camping, hiking, and swimming. Edgar Evins State Park and Center Hill Dam are popular attractions on the lake.

In addition to our natural beauty, DeKalb County is home to diverse wildlife, making it a top destination for sportsmen during hunting season. And if you're looking for a friendly and safe place to live or start a business, Smithville and its neighboring towns offer the best of both worlds. With choice land available for industrial development, a trainable workforce, and abundant nursery stock for landscaping, DeKalb County is known as The Nursery Capital of the World.

We also offer top-notch healthcare services, including quality assisted living and nursing homes and the acclaimed DeKalb Community Hospital, which was recently recognized by H.C.I.A. as one of the top 100 hospitals in America.

We hope you'll take some time to explore our website and learn more about all the amazing amenities DeKalb County and Center Hill Lake have to offer. We're confident that once you visit our community, you'll see firsthand why it's such an ideal destination spot for your entire family!

Quick Links to some of the best restaurants, parks, marinas, and entertainment in the area!