We plan and implement strategies for the controlled growth of Roane County’s economy as a unified voice representing the best Tennessee has to offer businesses, citizens and travelers.Visit Site
We bring growth-oriented businesses with strong ﬁscal discipline, infrastructure and workforce-ready people to East Tennessee.Visit Site
We attract travelers who seek unique heritage and the best outdoor recreational experiences to Roane County.Visit Site
We connect leaders and organizations for the beneﬁt of local and regional business growth.Visit Site
We empower leaders, parents and students to invest in education, so they are better prepared to fulﬁll the workforce opportunities of Roane County’s future.Visit Site
We offer natural beauty, historic charm and low-cost living, distinguishing Roane County as one of the best retirement destinations in the nation.Visit Site
A Better Way of Life
Enjoy an Outstanding Quality of Life
Roane County offers unsurpassed scenic beauty, four true seasons and impressive recreational options, including beautiful Watts Bar Lake, parks, trails, wildlife areas, golf courses and world-class fishing. The small-town atmosphere includes family festivals, affordable housing and a lower than average cost of living, while urban amenities and higher education options are nearby.
Life on the Water
Sparkling Watts Bar Lake is a four-season paradise for boaters, paddlers, fishermen and wildlife watchers.
Historic downtowns, a lively music scene, family-friendly festivals and a small-town atmosphere make Roane an inviting place to call home.
With affordable housing, a cost of living 20% below the national average and no personal state income tax, Roane makes it easy to live well.
From the pioneer era to the Secret City of the Manhattan Project, Roane County has shaped the history of a nation.
Close to Great Smoky Mountains National Park and the cultural, educational and medical resources of Knoxville, Roane combines the best of small-town and city life.