Hickman County has county-wide zoning to help enable orderly, efficient growth in the area. The growth areas planned for the county are shown on the map above.
Major Growth Area
The green area shows the area commonly referred to as "East Hickman," an unincorporated area with the highest growth rate in the county.
East Hickman is divided into four quadrants by the intersection of highways 100 and 46/7.
- Highway 46 from Interstate 40 to Highway 100. Most of the retail development is occurring along Highway 46 that connects to Interstate 40 in Dickson. This is the Bon Aqua community
- Highway 100 to Interstate 840. A high rate of growth is expected along Highway 100 from the county line southward as it intersects with Interstate 840 along the northeast corner of the county.
- Highway 7 to Columbia from the Highway 100 & 46 intersection. The East Hickman High School is a community anchor along this route. Manufacturers along this route include Sole Supports and ECI Defense Group.
- Highway 100 to Highway 46 & 7. This corridor is a main travel route for commuters from the heart of Hickman County. It passes through the Wrigley and Lyles communities.