About Us  


Explore Rich History
Gainesboro was selected as the county seat of Jackson County in 1817. 

Scenic Beauty
Rolling Hills & Vistas
Gainesboro is located on the northern portion of the Cumberland Plateau. 

Easy Access to I-40
Gainesboro is located in Jackson County. 

City News
Cleanup Project
In the year of 2008 the city began a cleanup project by removing deserted and unsafe buildings; replacing sidewalks in parts of town; and replacing old water and sewer lines. 

Welcome to Gainesboro, TN

Town of Gainesboro Administration

Departments can be contacted by calling (931) 268-9315
By Fax (931) 268-3540
By Mail:
Town of Gainesboro
P. O. Box 594
Gainesboro, Tennessee  38562

John R. Fox
(931) 268-9315
(931) 268-3540 Fax
  Board of Aldermen
John Cassetty
Joey Denson
Roger Gore
City Hall
City Court
Public Works
Water and Wastewater
Natural Gas
Solid Waste 
Boards & Commissions
Planning Commission
Historic Zoning
Parks & Recreation 

Gainesboro is a CLG (Certified Local Government) and has maintained this status for many years.