U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Covid-19 Information Page
Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > Tennessee > Knoxville
 [Register]
Please register to participate in our discussions with 2 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
View detailed profile (Advanced) or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
 
Old 11-13-2019, 04:02 PM
 
1 posts, read 425 times
Reputation: 14

Advertisements

Looking to relocate to the Knoxville area, been up many of times but never made it out to the Morristown area. How is it? How are the schools? We have 3 kids a 11 yo girl, 7 yo boy and a 4 yo girl. Finding a job isn’t a issue we both can transfer. We want to be within an hour to a bigger city but still have a small town feel with all then amenities.

Thank you,
Rate this post positively Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

 
Old 11-15-2019, 09:26 AM
 
Location: Tennessee
28,286 posts, read 21,213,936 times
Reputation: 34696
Morristown has some issues. The town has struggled with higher than average unemployment for years. It's not particularly close to larger areas, either Knoxville or the Tri-Cities. There has also been an immigration component there rarely seen in this part of the state that makes some people uncomfortable. There aren't going to be a lot of transplants there and there isn't that much to do. Morristown will have the basics, but anything more is a drive to Knoxville.

Personally, I'd just move to closer to Knoxville. There are plenty of communities that will give you a small town feel, while being closer to Knoxville for its amenities.
Rate this post positively Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply
Please update this thread with any new information or opinions. This open thread is still read by thousands of people, so we encourage all additional points of view.

Quick Reply
Message:


Settings
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2020 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram


Over $104,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > Tennessee > Knoxville
Similar Threads
Follow City-Data.com founder on our Forum or

All times are GMT -6.

© 2005-2020, Advameg, Inc. · Please obey Forum Rules · Terms of Use and Privacy Policy · Bug Bounty

City-Data.com - Contact Us - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37 - Top