Landfill / Solid Wastes

Hours of Operation

The Landfill's hours are:

  • Monday - Friday
    7 am - 3 pm


Landfill tipping fees, $18 per cubic yard

Wilson County Landfill rates are as follows, effective November 1, 2022:

  • Construction/Demo Waste:  $18 per cubic yard
  • Shingles:  $100 per ton
  • Residential Yardwaste(small):  $5 per cubic yard


All loads must be checked into the scale house 30 minutes prior to closing.

All public waste disposal activities must be complete and have exited the facility by 3 pm each day due to scheduled maintenance.

All loads entering the landfill must be tarped.  Loads that are not tarped will be turned away.

Special Items


Paint Recycling is Back at the Wilson County Landfill (Oil Based Paint Only), effective February 1, 2023

***Latex paint will not be accepted. Latex paint can be dried out in the sun, with paint hardener or cat litter. Once the paint is solidified (hardened), then it can be thrown away with regular trash. Any questions, please call 615-444-8360.

Acceptable Amounts

One 5 gallon container


Five one gallon containers


Twenty one quart containers

*Wilson County residents only, 2 times per calendar year

*No commercial, businesses, or organizations

Electronic Waste

Dispose of your television, old computers, computer package, microwave, etc. at the Wilson County Landfill.


Shingles are $100 per ton, effective November 1, 2022.