Carter County was formed in 1838. It is located in the Appalachians region of the state. The elevation in the county ranges from 542 to 1300 feet above sea level. In 2000 the county population was 26,889 in a land area of 410.60 square miles. The county seat is Grayson.
Last update:February 10, 2016 at 16:35:14 UTC