Did you know that Farragut ranks among the best cities to raise a family in Tennessee?
The Farragut area is a very popular area of Knoxville, so it’s not shock that Farragut was on the top of this list.
WalletHub.com recently ranked the best cities to raise a family in Tennessee. To help identify the best cities, WalletHub looked at 58 cities across the state and ranked them based on key livability indicators. Some of the livability indicators included the following: affordability, socioeconomics, education, health, safety, and family life.
Farragut ranked #7 overall on the list of best cities to raise a family in Tennessee. Oak Ridge was also on the list ranking in at #12.
Farragut ranked #1 overall for affordability and for socioeconomic rankings. Affordability looks at the overall affordability of housing and the general affordability of living in the area. Socioeconomic rankings look at the divorce rate, two parent families, unemployment rate, and foreclosure rate.
With a strong school system and affordable housing, it’s no shock that Farragut ranked as one of the top cities to raise a family. Farragut has many different housing options available to buyers and no shortage of activities for residents.
Here is the complete list of top 10 cities in Tennessee to raise a family:
This is not the first time that Knoxville has topped a national ranking list in recent years. Earlier this year, Knoxville was named one of the hottest real estate markets by Zillow. Knoxville was also named one of America’s Favorite Cities earlier this year by Travel + Leisure. In 2015, Knoxville was named one of the Best College Sports Towns, ranking #2 on the national list and was also named one of the Best Cities To Relocate To By The Huffington Post.
Are you thinking about buying a Farragut home in 2017? Please let us know if there is any way that Knoxville Home Team can assist you. Rick can be reached at 865-696-9002 or via email at [email protected]. Kati can be reached at [email protected].