Jefferson County is an ideal place in which to spend your golden years. Its location places you minutes from Knoxville, the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, and to interstates that can swiftly move you to destinations further from home. There are many opportunities for cultural events through Carson-Newman College, local churches, and other organizations in the area that strive to enrich the cultural life of the local citizenry.
All of the towns and communities in Jefferson County are full of available and affordable housing. There are also several organizations that organize activities and programs for those that are unable to transport themselves. There are also several centers that cater to those that live alone but need assistance from time to time. Many of these organizations also have ample opportunities for those interested in volunteering their time to help others lead fuller lives.
Jefferson County is a growing community that maintains its southern values. The citizens take care of and watch out for each other. Friendly faces and warm smiles will greet you no matter where you are. Jefferson County is a place that can return you to your roots and keep you tuned in to the modern world.
If you are interested in learning more about how you can call Jefferson County home, please contact our chamber staff and request and retirement and relocation packet today.
"We love living the lake lifestyle. Boating, skiing with the grandkids, and just watching the sunset over the mountains"
Catherine, Cincinnati, OH
"Jefferson County is where my family vacationed for over 15 years. We are so thankful to finally call this beautiful place home"
Phil, Schaumburb, IL
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