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  • Athens Place

    Athens Place

    120 Keith Ln, Athens, TN 37303
    (13)
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    With the serenity of the Great Smoky Mountains nearby and southern hospitality abound, Athens Place is an ideal location for those looking for quality assistance with their daily routine, while still remaining close to nature. We develop individual care plans to meet the needs of each resident, and...

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  • Dominion Senior Living of Athens

    Dominion Senior Living of Athens

    2090 W Madison Ave, Athens, TN 37370
    (4)
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    A state-of-the-art, brand new community! Dominion Senior Living of Athens offers assisted living services and memory care to seniors living in Athens, Tennessee. Our community is located on a 10-acre property including a scenic pond, walking path and sensory gardens – which all encourage resident...

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  • The Courtyard at Deer Ridge

    The Courtyard at Deer Ridge

    195 Deer Ridge Dr, Dayton, TN 37321
    (8)
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    Enter the Courtyard at Deer Ridge where it is our mission to enhance the quality of life for senior adults. A family owned and operated establishment, it is our goal to provide a comfortable, beautiful and secure atmosphere with caring, personalized assistance. Situated on the 25 private acres of...

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  • Brookdale Cleveland

    Brookdale Cleveland

    2745 Executive Park Northwest, Cleveland, TN 37312
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    All the Comforts of Home Is there anything more frustrating than canceling on your friends because the sink is leaking or declining a social invitation because the laundry is piling up? When you decide to move into our assisted living community, you never have to worry about missing out on fun...

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  • Morningside of Cleveland

    Morningside of Cleveland

    2900 Westside Drive Northwest, Cleveland, TN 37312
    (6)
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    Located near Interstate 75, Morningside of Cleveland is a community of neighbors, each with a lifetime of experiences to share. It is more than a place to live it is a place for living! We offer all the comforts of home combined with individualized assistance. Our Healthy Generation philosophy is a...

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  • The Neighborhood at Tellico Village

    The Neighborhood at Tellico Village

    100 Chatuga Drive, Loudon, TN 37774
    (3)
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    The Neighborhood at Tellico Village is a charming senior living community located in Loudon, a bustling town in the Eastern part of the state, 33 miles southwest of Knoxville, in Loudon County. We offer 24-hour nursing available on-site, assisted living and memory / Alzheimer's care. Step inside our...

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  • Sycamore Trace

    Sycamore Trace

    1098 Bradford Way, Kingston, TN 37763
    (19)
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    Sycamore Trace is an exclusive assisted living community for seniors located in Kingston, Tennessee. Sycamore Trace is home to inviting waterways, a robust Recreational life and breathtaking vistas. Nestled on hill just a few short steps down a walking path to the lakeside parks … Residents can...

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  • River Oaks Place - Lenoir City

    River Oaks Place - Lenoir City

    100 Fifth Avenue, Lenoir City, TN 37771
    (18)
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    River Oaks Place is an assisted living facility in Lenoir City, Tennessee. Located above the 'old' portion of Lenori City the facility enjoys gorgeous views of the nature and wildlife around it-in particular the Tellico Lake and Smoky Mountains. River Oaks Place offers a fantastic location for the...

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  • Brookdale Sandy Springs

    Brookdale Sandy Springs

    511 Pearson Springs Road, Maryville, TN 37803
    (21)
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    Home Sweet Home Community events and programs are an integral part of life here at our assisted living and memory care community in the beautiful town of Maryville, Tennessee. Surrounded by beautiful common rooms and spacious accommodations, you can savor everything life has to offer while we handle...

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  • Patriot Hills Assisted Living Facility

    Patriot Hills Assisted Living Facility

    209 Gum Hollow Rd, Oak Ridge, TN 37830
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      Enjoy activities in our lovely sun room M-F, leaving the weekend open for family and friend visits and on-site church services on Sunday. Themed activities done occasionally on Saturday so family and friends can participate. Home cooked meals prepared by those who enjoy cooking. Help yourself to...

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  • Liberty Assisted Living

    Liberty Assisted Living

    312 McMaster Place, Maryville, TN 37801
    (3)
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    We are a 28 bed home for the aged located in downtown Maryville, TN. We offer semi-private and private rooms and currently have beds available in both. We specialize in helping veterans and widows of veterans get additional benefits by working directly with local Veteran Service Officers. We have a...

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  • Southern Oaks Assisted Living

    Southern Oaks Assisted Living

    7230 Lee Hwy, Chattanooga, TN 37421
    (14)
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    Southern Oaks Assisted Living is an assisted living community located in the great city of Chattanooga, TN. This assisted living community offers a safe home to those who are in need of daily assistance, and it provides those individuals with a home in a city that is full of entertainment options....

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  • Elmcroft of Shallowford

    Elmcroft of Shallowford

    7127 Lee Hwy, Chattanooga, TN 37421
    (27)
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    Elmcroft of Shallowford is an assisted living and memory care community with a home like feel that has sixty-seven apartments offering several different styles of living accommodations. Our knowledgeable and experienced nursing staff caters to all our residents' personal and medical needs. We...

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  • Brookdale Browns Creek

    Brookdale Browns Creek

    1869 Crest Road, Maryville, TN 37804
    (19)
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    A Place to Call Home If you are eager to exchange the hedge clippers and laundry basket for a carefree retirement full of exciting activities and genuine friendships, you are going to love living at our assisted living community. Nestled in a beautiful building in Maryville, Tennessee, you can...

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  • Assisted Living at Standifer Place

    Assisted Living at Standifer Place

    2636 Walker Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37421
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    At Standifer Place, the abilities and individual requirements of each resident are assessed prior to admission. The goal is to provide each resident with the assistance necessary to remain safe and healthy while encouraging independence and activity. Residents get personalized care at an affordable...

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  • Fairfield Glade Assisted Living

    Fairfield Glade Assisted Living

    637 Woodgate Dr, Crossville, TN 38571
    (1)
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    Fairfield Glade Assisted Living Fairfield Glade Assisted Living is located in a peaceful neighborhood in the city of Crossville, TN. This assisted living community provides its residents with the opportunity to check out all that Crossville has to offer. Those who are visiting residents of this...

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  • Brookdale Hixson

    Brookdale Hixson

    4515 Hixson Pike, Hixson, TN 37343
    (19)
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    Find a Redefined Independence Senior living often gets bogged down with the stress and isolation that can come with living at home. But it doesn’t have to. As a resident at our warm, welcoming community, you can trade all of that for a life filled with interesting things to do and interesting people...

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  • Elmcroft of Hamilton Place

    Elmcroft of Hamilton Place

    1502 Gunbarrel Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37421
    (19)
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    Elmcroft of Hamilton Place is smaller, quaint Assisted Living and secure Memory Care community located in the cozy city of Chattanooga, Tennessee. They offer accommodations for those who may require assistance in their daily living activities. It is staffed 24 hours a day with trained, seasoned...

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  • Arbor Terrace of Knoxville

    Arbor Terrace of Knoxville

    9051 Cross Park Drive, Knoxville, TN 37923
    (7)
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    Arbor Terrace of Knoxville provides the highest quality of geriatric care and assisted living in the Knoxville, Tennessee area, including innovative memory care designed specifically for those affected by Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Every resident receives unique and personalized care...

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  • Raintree Terrace

    Raintree Terrace

    555 Rain Forest Rd, Knoxville, TN 37923
    (27)
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    Raintree Terrace is an assisted living community in Knoxville, Tennessee with all the comforts of home. We will exceed your expectations with our highly trained and experienced staff that provides personal attention to each resident and takes the time to make a difference in their lives. In addition...

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  • Manorhouse Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Manorhouse Assisted Living & Memory Care

    8501 South Northshore Drive, Knoxville, TN 37922
    (29)
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    It is our philosophy that an individual's retirement years should be an extension of the lifestyle enjoyed prior to retirement. We are committed to operating a full service assisted living community that provides our residents with a lifestyle that truly enhances the quality of their lives. We do...

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  • Dominion Senior Living Crossville

    Dominion Senior Living Crossville

    887 Woodlawn Road, Crossville, TN 38555
    (8)
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    Located in Crossville (a suburb of Knoxville), Tennessee, Dominion Senior Living community provides specialized memory care for residents with memory loss, dementia, or Alzheimer's disease. Our Woodlawn Road location in Cumberland County is close enough to State Route 127 that friends and family...

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  • Commonwealth Senior Living at Oak Ridge

    Commonwealth Senior Living at Oak Ridge

    360 Laboratory Rd, Oak Ridge, TN 37830
    (14)
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    At Commonwealth Senior Living at Oak Ridge, “We Listen, We Love, We Care, We Serve.” These are the words that drive us. It’s a promise that we make to our residents and their families each and every day— a promise to deliver high-quality services, enhance a vibrant lifestyle and foster the...

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  • The Groves at Oak Ridge

    734 Emory Valley Rd, Oak Ridge, TN 37830
    (34)
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    Welcome to The Groves at Oak Ridge If you’re ready to spend each day doing what you want and leave housekeeping, laundry and daily chores to someone else, then you’ve come to the right place. At The Groves at Oak Ridge, we offer assisted living and memory care. You can live a life of leisure and...

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  • Elmcroft of West Knoxville

    Elmcroft of West Knoxville

    8024 Gleason Drive, Knoxville, TN 37919
    (31)
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    Welcome to Elmcroft of West Knoxville, located in Knoxville, Tennessee, offering exceptional assisted living and Alzheimer's and dementia care options for seniors. Elmcroft of West Knoxville is an intimate, senior living community designed to provide optimal comfort, care and privacy. Some features...

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  • Deane Hill Place

    Deane Hill Place

    401 Catherine McAuley Way, Knoxville, TN 37919
    (47)
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    Deane Hill Place is a pet friendly Senior Living community just minutes from downtown Knoxville off of I-40, where maintaining your independence is easy with shopping, dining and entertainment at your doorstep. Our community offers our residents the opportunity to thrive in mind and body by...

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  • Southern Haven

    279 Haig Mill Rd NW, Dalton, GA 30721
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    Southern Haven features breathtaking views of the Blue Ridge Mountains to the East and a private lake on the West with resident Canadian Geese. The Administrator is an RN with a background in neurology and ICU. We feature a small residential home with 13 beds allowing for a low caregiver to resident...

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  • Atria Weston Place

    Atria Weston Place

    2900 Lake Brook Boulevard, Knoxville, TN 37909
    (32)
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    At Atria Weston Place, you'll find an elegant lifestyle with all the everyday comforts of home. Enjoy an array of special amenities like an ice cream parlor, community garden, library and other inviting common areas. Atria Weston Place is located near many fine restaurants, the West Town Mall and...

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  • The Terrace at Mountain Creek

    The Terrace at Mountain Creek

    1005 Mountain Creek Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37405
    (42)
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    From the moment you enter The Terrace at Mountain Creek you can see and feel the difference. Tastefully appointed, the grand lobby is home to our friendly concierge, and seating is arranged for easy conversation. Your meals will be prepared fresh daily and served restaurant style by our...

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  • Williamsburg Villas

    Williamsburg Villas

    3020 Heatherton Way, Knoxville, TN 37920
    (7)
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    Nestled in the beautiful mountains of East Tennessee, Williamsburg Villas has provided more than merely an assisted living residence for over 16 years. Specializing in the care of various levels of dementia, our community consists of six small, secure villas. Our home-like atmosphere and very...

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  • Alexian Village of Tennessee Assisted Living

    100 James Blvd, Signal Mountain, TN 37377
    (1)
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    Alexian Village of Milwaukee is sponsored by the Alexian Brothers, an 800 year old Catholic religious order committed to quality and compassionate care for seniors. Situated on 60 acres in Milwaukee’s Historic Granville neighborhood, Alexian Village boasts of apartments of all sizes ranging from...

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  • Pleasant Valley Personal Care

    Pleasant Valley Personal Care

    510 Reed Rd NW, Dalton, GA 30720
    (3)
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    Pleasant Valley Retirement Home is located in a beautiful country setting among the gently sloping hills of North Dalton.  The focus at Pleasant Valley is to provide the services, security and social interaction for seniors to have an enriched life during their golden years. Pleasant Valley...

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  • Heritage Assisted Living

    273 S Peters Rd, Knoxville, TN 37923
    (28)
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    Heritage Assisted Living is a lovely assisted living community located in the beautiful and vibrant Knoxville, Tennessee. There is never a shortage of activities and recreation to participate in in Knoxville, Tennessee. Animal lovers will enjoy a stroll through the Knoxville Zoo while those who love...

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  • The Courtyards at Oak Ridge

    300 Briarcliff Ave, Oak Ridge, TN 37830
    (6)
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    The Courtyards Senior Living at Briarcliff is an assisted living community located in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, in Roane County and home to over 30,000 people. Part of the Knoxville area, residents will enjoy country living with a mix of city life. Residents can go on day trips together, do their...

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  • Friendship Haven

    950 Dodson Avenue, Chattanooga, TN 37406
    (2)
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    Friendship Haven is a residential care home located in the beautiful city of Chattanooga, in Hamilton County, Tennessee. Our city has a rich history and vibrant culture, and we encourage our residents to get involved in our local community. We feature the best of Tennessee's natural landscape. We're...

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  • Southern Heritage Assisted

    5310 Clemons Road, East Ridge, TN 37412
    (8)
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    Southern Heritage Assisted offers a great home for seniors who are looking to receive care and assistance in the city of East Ridge, TN. This assisted living community is located near great locations such as a 300 acre botanical garden and the Chattanooga Regional History Museum. Those visiting...

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  • Davis Retirement Home

    1106 Duncan Ave, Chattanooga, TN 37404
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    Davis Retirement Home in Chattanooga, TN is the ideal place to rest and relax but also a great place to have some fun. Located right in the middle of Chattanooga, this assisted living community offers plenty of great experiences right within walking distance including a discotheque, park and zoo....

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  • Heritage Assisted Living

    1585 Coleman Road, Knoxville, TN 37909
    (28)
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    Heritage Assisted Living is an assisted living community that provides care for seniors who are looking to live in Knoxville, TN. This community is located in a great city that provides residents and visitors with great views of natural beauty. This city offers many entertainment options, festivals,...

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  • The Pinnacle On Schaeffer

    The Pinnacle On Schaeffer

    10520 Waterville Ln, Knoxville, TN 37932
    (2)
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  • Prosperity Pointe Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Prosperity Pointe Assisted Living & Memory Care

    214 Prosperity Drive, Knoxville, TN 37923
    (7)
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  • Clover Hill Senior Living

    2317 US 411 S, Maryville, TN 37801
    (10)
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  • Martin-Boyd Christian Home

    6845 Standifer Gap Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37421
    (32)
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  • Shannondale of Knoxville

    801 Vanosdale Rd, Knoxville, TN 37909
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Athens, Tennessee

Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities offer apartment-style housing and social events as well as individualized assistance. Services offered often involve support with activities of daily living. Residents may be kept under observation and assessment. In select situations, facilities may offer Alzheimer's care, respite, or hospice. The state of Tennessee has specific standards related to this kind of facility. The Tennessee Department of Health, Board for Licensing Health Care Facilities regulates this facility type. This facility type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include observing the resident while taking medication, opening dosage packaging, and assistance with reading labels. This type of facility is required to offer a number of services. These include dietary services, the ability and readiness to intervene if crises arise, medication administration, and assistance with activities of daily living. Staff members obtain training in a number of subjects. These include: applicable state rules and regulations, food service, emergency procedures, and healthy lifestyles. There is a maximum occupancy of 2 residents per room. This facility has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include must provide additional nourishment and/or snacks to residents with special dietary needs or upon request, No more than 14 hours must elapse between the evening and morning meals, the food must be adapted to residents’ habits, preferences, and and physical abilities, and must provide three meals a day that meet acceptable and/or prescribed diet standards. Public assistance is available through Medicaid 1115 managed care Long-Term Services and Supports CHOICES program. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to guarantee their needs are going to be met. This screening includes a number of areas of interest such as assistance with health services, physicall assessment, recreational and social activities, and arrangements for visits by or to health care providers.

Demographics and Values

In Athens, 8.4% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. Of the population of Athens 39.4% have a high-school diploma, 20.4% have a college degree, and 7.2% have a graduate degree. Based on gender, 47.8% are male and 52.2% are female. The median age of Athens is 37 years old. Racially, the population of Athens is 8.0% black, 5.2% Hispanic, 2.7% mixed race, 1.4% other or not specified, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.4% Native American, 86.3% white, and 1.2% Asian. Athens has a population density of 338 people per square mile. In Athens, 26.3% live in poverty, 9.9% do not have health insurance, 10.9% are widows, and 54.1% participate in the labor force.

Cost of Living

The overall cost of living can be a big influence when selecting what facility works best. Athens has a median home value of $143,301 and the median cost of rent is about $632 per month per month. The rent burden for Athens is about 14.6% of the average monthly income.

State Information

An overview of Tennessee

The state of Tennessee has a cost of living index of 89.5 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The state has a grocery index rating of 93.3 and a housing index rating of 80.2. The natural beauty of Tennessee is ranked 37th in the nation. There are 124 hospitals and 157 health centers that service a population of 6,831,785. Williamson Medical Center, Unity Medical Center, and And Baptist Memorial Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. Overall, Tennessee ranks 30th out of all states in quality of life and 43rd in healthcare.

Social demographics of the state

Fifty-one percent of Tennessee residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 11,542 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-52%, Mainline Protestant-13%, and Historically Black Protestant-8%. In Tennessee there are 505 masonic lodges. In Tennessee, 29% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 39. In terms of diversity, Tennessee ranks 32nd in the nation. During the latest presidential election, 61% voted for the Republican candidate while 35% voted for the Democratic candidate.

State-wide weather information

The average temperature in the winter falls to around 39°F. The average high winter temperature is around 56°F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 22°F during the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Tennessee is around 76°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 92°F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 55°F during the month of June. On average, the humidity rating for Tennessee is around 69%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of August at around 75%. The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 6.69 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 4.46 inches of precipitation a month. On average, Tennessee has an air quality index rating of around 36.5 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of June with a rating of 46.5 AQI. While residents of Tennessee mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Tennessee can include earthquakes (moderate), tornados, and and floods.

Wildlife to be found in Tennessee

The state of Tennessee has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Gum Maple, Sycamore, Black Crappie, and Cypress. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Largemouth Bass, the Rough Green Snake , the Paddlefish, or the Waterfowl. The state animal of Tennessee is the Raccoon.