Tennessee State Route 102

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State Route 102 marker

State Route 102
Route information
Maintained by TDOT
Length: 18.56 mi (29.87 km)
Major junctions
South end: Tennessee 96.svg SR 96 at Almaville
  Tennessee 840.svg SR 840 at Almaville
I-24.svg I-24 Exit 70 at Smyrna
US 41.svgUS 70S.svg US 41/US 70S at Smyrna
North end: Secondary Tennessee 266.svg SR 266 at Smyrna
Location
Counties: Rutherford
Highway system
  • Tennessee State Routes
SR 101 SR 103

State Route 102 is a state highway that exists entirely within Rutherford County, Tennessee. Its northern terminus is in Smyrna and its southern terminus is in Almaville, an unincorporated community in western Rutherford County, at State Route 96.

Route description[edit]

The southern half of State Route 102 is called Almaville Road and has an interchange with State Route 840. The two-lane road travels north through rural, undeveloped land until reaching the rapidly growing residential and warehouse areas just outside Smyrna and expanding to four lanes. (The city has rapidly been annexing this land in recent years.) After an interchange with Interstate 24, State Route 102 becomes Lee Victory Parkway, named after a prominent local politician. After an interchange with U.S. Route 41 / U.S. Route 70S, State Route 102 becomes Nissan Drive, named for the massive Nissan automobile manufacturing facility that faces the east side of the highway. The highway's terminus is at Jefferson Pike; northbound traffic on State Route 102 continues westbound on Sam Ridley Parkway/State Route 266 on its way back towards Interstate 24. Thus the combination of State Routes 102 and 266 forms a partial beltway around Smyrna.

Major intersections[edit]

The entire route is in Rutherford County.

Location Mile km Destinations Notes
Almaville SR 96 Southern terminus of TN 102
SR 840
Smyrna I-24
US 41 / US 70S / SR 1
SR 266 Northern terminus of TN 102
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi