Why Johnson City?

A city of over 71,000 people, we enjoy the benefits of modern day amenities and access without losing our small-town feel.  Strategically located as the hub of the Appalachian Highlands in Northeast Tennessee, Johnson City boasts a nationally recognized education system, booming industry, lively nightlife, year-round events, and limitless outdoor recreation.

About Us

There’s lots to tell about Johnson City, but just check out some of these numbers – we think they speak for themselves.


Ranked Emerging
Housing Market


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Adventure Town

Relocation Guide

Safe neighborhoods, top-notch schools, a dynamic business community, excellent healthcare system, low cost of living, and superior scenery – Washington County, Tennessee, has it all. Take a look at our relocation guide for information on all of these topics and more.

10 Reasons "Why Johnson City?"

There are many factors to weigh when choosing a new community. Here are just 10 of the biggest reasons why we think Johnson City is ideal.

Locals Favorites

They say the way to some people’s hearts is through their stomach – and we have to agree! Hear from a local food blogger and young professional (@easttenneats) on her favorite places to dine in Johnson City.

Moving Checklist

Moving isn’t for the faint of heart – which is why we created this checklist to help make the process easier. Keep it handy to help make your transition as smooth as possible.

Ready to make a move?

Ready to come home to Johnson City, Tennessee? The next step is to plant your roots. Check out our list of preferred list of real estate agents & lenders below to start making your dream a reality.