Chattanooga Metro Area, Tennessee 

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Population

548,359

+5.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.0%

Median Income

$46,228

Median Home Price

$133,766

United States / Tennessee / Chattanooga Metro Area / Counties / Cities / Zip Codes

Best Places to Live in Chattanooga Metro Area, Tennessee

Mid-sized city - Extreme southeast Tennessee at the Georgia border, along I-75 110 miles north of Atlanta. May, September and October are the most pleasant months in the Chattanooga metro area, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Revitalized downtown
Cost of living
Attractive setting
Cons
Crime rates
Arts and culture
Hot, humid summers
 $249,300 
1906 E 4th St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1250 SqFt
 $289,000 
3717 Rogers Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 1900 SqFt
 $165,000 
1201 Sanford Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1535 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Chattanooga Metro Area

The colorfully named Chattanooga is a transportation and historic gateway to the Deep South. It was a zone of contention in the latter stages of the Civil War, and history plays a big role in the city’s conscience. For years it marched on as a non-descript old-South city with areas of urban decay in the old city center, environmental and crime issues. An ambitious downtown redevelopment initiative, just completed with public and private support, has brought a lot of life back into the downtown area, both as a commercial and recreation destination.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Tennessee
County:
Metro Area: Chattanooga Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat conservative
City: Chattanooga, East Ridge, 28 total
Zip Codes: 37421, 37343, 37363, 37379, 37415, 37412, 37411, 37405, 37377, 37416, 33 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 665 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Chattanooga Metro Area is 4.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Chattanooga Metro Area jobs have increased by 2.9%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Chattanooga Metro Area's cost of living is 16.6% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Chattanooga Metro Area's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, September and October are the most pleasant months in the Chattanooga metro area, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
The Chattanooga metro area voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Chattanooga Metro Area's population is 548,359 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 5.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Chattanooga Metro Area is $133,766. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.0%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Chattanooga Metro Area public schools spend $9,396 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.7 students per teacher in Chattanooga Metro Area. More Education



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ZIP CODES IN CHATTANOOGA METRO AREA, TENNESSEE
37421, 37343, 37363, 37379, 37415, 37412, 37411, 37405, 37377, 37416, 33 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN CHATTANOOGA
$249,300
1906 E 4th St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$289,000
3717 Rogers Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$165,000
1201 Sanford Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$165,000
4429 Paula Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$65,000
510 N Germantown Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$425,000
5405 Ansley Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$2,500
3384 Willow Lake Cir
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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