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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

Jackson County Historical Society

Membership Application
Jackson County History
Fort Blount
North Gainesboro, Looking South
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