The town of Dresden is located in the county of Weakley. It covers a total area of 14.0 sq. km. The industries contributing to the economic development of the city contributes to the development of the city are advertising, automotive, finance, construction, information technology, pharmaceuticals, freight forwarding, insurance, organic food, real estate, tourism and communication, enhance the economy in a positive way. Commercial spaces are utilized by wine stores, road side services, service station, recreation centers and public libraries.