Chattanooga has increasingly been recognized around the nation in top  publications for a plethora of accomplishments. These accolades include being top in lists of great places to live, remarks about Chattanooga's consistently strong economy, and the beautiful scenery and great hospitality.


Technology makes Chattanooga a great place for business.

Forbes magazine

The Washington Post calls Chattanooga "one of the prettiest cities of its size in America."

Outside Magazine

One of America's top 10 Dream Towns to work, play, and live an outdoors-type life.

Outside magazine

Southern Living

Reader's Choice Award as one of the top family weekend get-aways.

Southern Living magazine

US News

One of Six Smart Cities...cities with lessons to share on improving services, fighting blight, making urban life safe for kids.

U.S. News & World Report


The Reborn American City...a place you might want to live.

Parade magazine