ROANE ALLIANCE

We plan and implement strategies for the controlled growth of Roane County’s economy as a unified voice representing the best Tennessee has to offer businesses, citizens and travelers.

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ROANE ECD

We bring growth-oriented businesses with strong fiscal discipline, infrastructure and workforce-ready people to East Tennessee.

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ROANE TOURISM

We attract travelers who seek unique heritage and the best outdoor recreational experiences to Roane County.

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ROANE CHAMBER

We connect leaders and organizations for the benefit of local and regional business growth.

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EDUCATION MATTERS

We empower leaders, parents and students to invest in education, so they are better prepared to fulfill the workforce opportunities of Roane County’s future.

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RETIRE ROANE

We offer natural beauty, historic charm and low-cost living, distinguishing Roane County as one of the best retirement destinations in the nation.

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Retire Roane

The Perfect Balance Between Peaceful Living and Vitality

Wake up in Roane every day. It’s like no place you’ve ever been.

We offer natural beauty, historic charm and low-cost living, distinguishing Roane County as one of the best retirement destinations in the nation.

Nature and recreation bear tangible testimony to the good life here in Roane County. With four colorful seasons, mild temperatures and surrounded by water, Roane County is magnificently set in the Tennessee Valley, against the backdrop of Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Once you see sparkling Watts Bar Lake, 39,000 acres of recreational paradise, you’ll sense the discovery of a very special place to call home.

Lakefront Living

Roane's 700-plus shoreline miles afford lake property in abundance. Fun on Watts Bar Lake, water sports and fishing are enjoyed year-round.

We have 5 golf courses, 2 disc golf courses and a number of sports complexes. Roane has something for everyone, with 450 annual festivals and events.

Discover Roane

Water sports, hiking, fishing, camping, golf and live music are authentic Roane adventures. Soak up heritage at Fort Southwest Point and the historic courthouse.

Venture downtown Rockwood. You’ll experience live bluegrass, an old-fashioned soda fountain, antique shops and restaurants. 

Communities

Discover waterfront living and forested acres; town centers with bike paths, restaurants and shops; and Harriman's Cornstalk Heights.

Visit The Pointe and Ladd Landing, Kingston; Grande Vista Bay, Rockwood; Green Ridge Trails, Harriman; Lakeside Coves, Ten Mile; and The Preserve at Clinch River, Oak Ridge.

Why Roane County?

Roane is about quality of life: affordable lake property; no state property tax; and no income tax, except on interest and dividends.

We're home to the $76 million state-of-the-art Roane Medical Center, Roane State Community College and Tennessee Technology, and the University of Tennessee is nearby.