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Lebanon has been called one of the prettiest country towns in Tennessee. With its historic town square and antique and gift shops, it attracts tourism and promotes a great sense of community. Lebanon is the county seat and has the second highest median family income in the state of Tennessee.
Lebanon is famous for several landmarks one being Cumberland University that opened in 1842. Today, it has a student body of around 1355 students. It is a quaint University, not far from the Square. It is a quite and intimate campus, but the University is highly dedicated towards building successful graduating students in careers such as military, teaching and business careers.
Lebanon is also home to the famous Castle Heights Military academy, established in 1902. The school was previously a prestigious private boy /girl school, but then later changed to an all-male military academy. The school closed in the 1980’s and is now used as the City of Lebanon Administration building.
After WWII Lebanon experienced industrial growth and opened Hartman Luggage, TRW, and is home to the headquarters of Cracker Barrel Old Country Store. Lebanon has a strong industrial, and manufacturing base. In addition to the industrial growth after the war Lebanon has seen more companies like Dell Computer, Toshiba, Genesco, Bridgestone, and Lochnivar Corp. come into the area.