The Knoxville-Oak Ridge Innovation Valley offers a quality of life that is second to none. Its growing population demonstrates that people from all over are attracted to its vibrant cities and suburbs and serene rural areas. The region boasts a moderate climate, lower cost of living, affordable housing, and numerous cultural and recreational activities.
Innovation Valley residents enjoy a moderate cost of living, with average expenses for necessities well below the national average:
The climate is moderate, with four distinct seasons: