What states are part of the Tennessee Valley?

There are seven states that are part of the Tennessee Valley: Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia.

The valley of the Tennessee River and its tributaries encompasses 41,000 square miles, with the largest part in Tennessee.

The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) was created in 1933 to control floods, improve navigation, and bring low-cost electrical power to the entire area.