What you need to know about Chattanooga, TN

Chattanooga, the fourth largest city in Tennessee, is one of Livability.com's most accomplished cities, earning positions on several lists including Top 100 Best Places to Live 2014, Top 10 Downtowns and Top 10 Beer Cities. City dwellers and travelers frequent independent restaurants, art galleries and shops. The historic Tivoli Theatre provides a cultural complement to the city's many other attractions, which include the Tennessee Aquarium. With proximity to natural hotspots like Ruby Falls and Lookout Mountain, hiking trails and rivers, the city is also an ideal setting for outdoor adventure.

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Top 10 Affordable Vacations 2012
Top 10 Downtowns 2011
Top 10 Beer Cities 2012
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Median Home Price

$141,300
Higher than the state average

Housing

Homes Owned 53.29%
53.29% Complete
Homes Rented 46.71%
46.71% Complete

Real Estate

In Chattanooga, Tennessee


Ready to move to Chattanooga? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Chattanooga.
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Schools

In Chattanooga, Tennessee


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Chattanooga rates.

Median Household Income

$39,683
Lower than the national average

Business

In Chattanooga, Tennessee


Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Chattanooga.

Residents

Most residents are
Over 65 Years old

Health

In Chattanooga, Tennessee


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Chattanooga.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 26%
26% Complete
Graduated High School 85%
85% Complete

Chattanooga, TN's Rankings

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Top 10 Affordable Vacations 2012
Top 10 Downtowns 2011
Top 10 Beer Cities 2012

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