Blackman is an unincorporated community in Rutherford County, Tennessee, near the city of Murfreesboro. The community was founded in 1808 and celebrated its 200th birthday at the annual Blackman Barbecue at Blackman Middle School.
Blackman is the site of three schools: Blackman High School, Blackman Middle School, and Blackman Elementary School. Blackman is located in zip codes 37128 and 37129.
In 2009, the Blackman area was struck by an EF4 tornado. Hundreds of homes were destroyed, and many more were heavily damaged.