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Whether you’re planning to slow down in retirement or want to make the most of your new found free time, Unicoi County has plenty of offerings to make your golden years shine. And since Tennessee is one of just a few states where your retirement isn’t taxed, you can really make the most of your nest egg. Here you’ll enjoy welcoming communities, beautiful views, the great outdoors, and a convenient location on I-26 with access to cities and towns in the region, including Johnson City, Jonesborough, and Kingsport. Located in the foothills of the mountains, you can easily pop over and enjoy the quaint North Carolina towns and the vibrant city of Asheville all while paying Tennessee’s lower property tax. These are just a few reasons that our area has become one of the Top 10 Coolest Small Towns in Tennessee.

Discover Appalachia’s rich musical history and learn more about Unicoi County festivals where that musical heritage is celebrated each year.

Quaint neighborhoods, private cabins, and thriving retirement communities provide potential retirees a variety of options when considering Unicoi County.

From the Nolichucky River and the Appalachian Trail to fun festivals and farming communities, Unicoi County is bursting with opportunities to get outside and learn something new!

Unicoi County and the surrounding region offer a variety of unique shopping and dining experiences. Make a day of it, and see what fun finds you’ll rustle up.

In Unicoi County you’ll find everything from private mountain homes to friendly town communities, so you can find the perfect spot to create your own personal paradise.

Live where you love, without making financial sacrifices. Take a look at how Unicoi County cost of living compares to your current hometown, or others you’re considering.