Polk County Extension
University of Tennessee Extension is a statewide educational organization funded by federal, state, and local governments that brings researched based knowledge in agriculture and family and consumer sciences directly to individuals, families, and communities. 

Polk County lies in the Southeast corner of the state. It is home to the Ocoee, Hiwassee and Conasauga. Polk County is rich in history and natural resources. The Cherokee National Forest provides many recreational venues for it's citizens and visitors. Agriculture, manufacturing and tourism are Polk County's major industries.

Contact Polk County Extension

Contact Polk County Extension

6042 Highway 411
P.O. Box 189
Benton, Tennessee  37307-0189
Phone: (423) 338-4503
Fax: (423) 338-4502


Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Polk County, Tennessee