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Chattanooga, Tennessee, 37405
1 Bedroom$629 - $769
2 Bedrooms$739 - $869
3 Bedrooms$969 - $1,049
Chattanooga, Tennessee, 37404
East Ridge, Tennessee, 37412
1 Bedroom$639 - $690
2 Bedrooms$799 - $895
Hixson, Tennessee, 37343
1 Bedroom$684 - $860
2 Bedrooms$774 - $945
3 Bedrooms$1,046 - $1,066
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Chattanooga apartments are ingeniously laid out near city popular destinations and appealing during all four seasons - it doesn't matter whether you prefer far flung suburbs or dense downtown areas, Chattanooga has pet friendly apartments available in every price range
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Chattanooga Apartment Rental Market
Household Income City State City Compared to State Less than $10,000 15.3% 12.0% +3.3% $10,000 to $14,999 7.8% 7.2% +0.6% $15,000 to $19,999 8.3% 7.2% +1.1% $20,000 to $24,999 8.4% 7.4% +1.0% $25,000 to $29,999 7.1% 7.3% -0.2% $30,000 to $34,999 6.6% 7.0% -0.4% $35,000 to $39,999 5.9% 6.3% -0.4% $40,000 to $44,999 5.8% 6.0% -0.2% $45,000 to $49,999 4.4% 5.1% -0.7% $50,000 to $59,999 7.8% 8.8% -1.0% $60,000 to $74,999 8.4% 9.3% -0.9% $75,000 to $99,999 6.6% 8.0% -1.4% $100,000 to $124,999 2.7% 3.6% -0.9% $125,000 to $149,999 1.7% 1.6% +0.1% $150,000 to $199,999 1.4% 1.4% +0.0% $200,000 or more 1.8% 1.7% +0.1%
Cost of Living
Share of Household Income Spent on Rent City State City Compared to State Less than 10.0% 7.4% 6.9% +0.5% 10.0% to 14.9% 10.9% 12.0% -1.1% 15.0% to 19.9% 15.1% 14.2% +0.9% 20.0% to 24.9% 13.1% 12.4% +0.7% 25.0% to 29.9% 10.1% 10.4% -0.3% 30.0% to 34.9% 6.5% 6.9% -0.4% 35.0% to 39.9% 5.0% 4.9% +0.1% 40.0% to 49.9% 6.3% 6.3% +0.0% 50.0% or more 18.1% 16.0% +2.1% Not computed 7.3% 10.0% -2.7%
Age Demographic of Renters
Age Demographic of Renters City State City Compared to State 15 to 24 years 13.6% 14.9% -1.3% 25 to 34 years 25.9% 28.5% -2.6% 35 to 44 years 20.1% 21.7% -1.6% 45 to 54 years 16.1% 14.4% +1.7% 55 to 64 years 9.0% 8.1% +0.9% 65 to 74 years 7.1% 5.8% +1.3% 75 to 84 years 5.6% 4.6% +1.0% 85 years and over 2.7% 1.9% +0.8%
Travel Time to Work
Travel Time to Work City State City Compared to State Less than 30 minutes 57.8% 38.9% +18.9% 30 to 44 minutes 20.7% 25.9% -5.2% 45 to 59 minutes 5.7% 12.9% -7.2% 60 or more minutes 15.9% 22.2% -6.3%
Source: 2000 Census
Chattanooga, also known as ‘the Scenic City', is located on a transition line between the Appalachian Mountains and the Cumberland Plateau and this makes for one beautiful skyline. As the population of 169,000 people can tell you, the city centers on the downtown and river front areas. Chattanooga has been undergoing a tremendous rebirth and has the best of Southern living and city living.
When you start the search for your Chattanooga apartment, know that the city is a car dependent one. There is a city bus service and there is free electric trolley service in the downtown area but you will require a car if you commute far at all. The downtown and waterfront areas have undergone revitalization and now boast not only wonderful tourist attractions but have made the area very livable for residents. Whether you opt to live downtown or in the suburbs, you're going to like the hospitality you find here.
The Hunter Museum for the arts is excellent and Chattanooga also has both a symphony and opera company providing many concerts throughout the year. The Riverwalk area is great for both tourists and locals for shopping and restaurants with the same being said for the exciting North Shore district across the river. For those who love the outdoors, there are miles of trails along the river, numerous good golf courses, and so many hiking trails with caverns and waterfalls, you'll never want to go anywhere else. In summer, there are numerous festivals one of which is a nine day music festival which increases the city's population dramatically.
Expect and find great Southern style barbeque in Chattanooga. Sticky Fingers is aptly named for their falling off the bone ribs and sweet sauce. The Pickle Barrel is popularfor their fried pickles as well as great burgers and cold beer. You'll find international cuisines as easy as true Southern cooking, and once in your Chattanooga apartment, you'll have the opportunity to check out your new favorites. You'll find great ones everywhere.
Dance the Night Away
At night, folks in Chattanooga go out! For dancing, you can usually find a good crowd at Allen Gold's Disco or the Walden Club. Both have dancing, and the Walden Club serves dinner too. If you're into smaller, more pub like places try the Hair of the Dog for starters. There are great little bars in every neighborhood and once settled into your Chattanooga apartment, you'll find the one you will like to call ‘home'.
Chattanooga has a lot to offer and provides a great lifestyle.
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What kinds of outdoor activities are either in or around Chattanooga?
Chattanooga is an outdoor haven with a neverending array of things to do in the great outdoors. From golf courses to skate parks and paintball courses, residents will never miss a beautiful day out in the sunshine. Adventure seekers will love the exhilarating rock climbing, rappelling, and ropes courses of local Adventure Guild. Blue Moon Cruises takes passengers down the Tennessee River Gorge on their 70 foot luxury cruiser to explore its local natural, historical, and modern wonders. Or locals can explore the 750 archaelogical site Moccasin Bend National Park, visit the bobcats and flying squirrels at the Chattanooga Nature Center, or enjoy a day in the sun at Booker T Washington State Park, located along the shores of the picturesque Chickamauga Lake.
How is the public transportation system in Chattanooga?
As the gateway to the Deep South, Chattanooga's transportation infrastructure mostly revolves around a complex mix of railroads, streets, airports, and waterways. Chattanooga Area Regional Transportation Authority (CARTA) serves Chattanooga with 17 routes of publicly run buses. Free features of CARTA include an electric shuttle service in the downtown area, as well as wireless on certain smartbuses. Regular fixed-route fare is $1.75 while express fare is $3.00. Although railroad-heavy Chattanooga serves as a major freight hub in the area, none of these lines offers passenger service for commuters or long-distance travelers.