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.

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We bring growth-oriented businesses with strong fiscal discipline, infrastructure and workforce-ready people to East Tennessee.

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We attract travelers who seek unique heritage and the best outdoor recreational experiences to Roane County.

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We connect leaders and organizations for the benefit of local and regional business growth.

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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.

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We offer natural beauty, historic charm and low-cost living, distinguishing Roane County as one of the best retirement destinations in the nation.

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Reasons to Invest in Roane

Acres of Public Parks and Wildlife Areas
Miles of Lakefront Shoreline
Acres of Shopping, Dining and More in Kingston’s Ladd Landing
Festivals & Events

Real Estate Development

Roane County offers incredible natural beauty, historic charm and low-cost living, making it attractive to new industry as well as one of the best retirement destinations in the nation. A convenient, affordable lifestyle with easy access to quality healthcare and postsecondary education, an active volunteer community, and easy access to larger city’s amenities make it an attractive destination for both tourists and new residents.

Quick Facts

Acres of water recreation on Watts Bar Lake
Hour to Great Smoky Mountains National Park
True seasons and mild temperatures
Lower cost of living with low taxes

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Low Taxes

Our state and local tax burden is the third lowest in the nation, with residents enjoying no income tax except on interest and dividends.

Community Living

Historic towns and communities with town centers, walking trails and bike paths, restaurants, shops, and conveniences make living here easy.

Unsurpassed Recreation

Natural beauty and recreation bear testimony to the good life here in Roane County. Surrounded by water, Roane County is magnificently set in the Tennessee Valley, against the backdrop of Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

The most heavenly place I ever entered.

John Muir

Father of the National Parks, as he entered into Roane County during his 1,000-mile walk in 1867

It All Comes Together in Roane

Ready to move where it matters? Let us help you find the sites and resources to grow your business in Roane County, Tennessee.

Justin Snow

Justin Snow

Vice President of Economic Development
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Justin Snow

Justin Snow

Vice President of Economic Development
Let's Talk