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Places With The Best Employment In Tennessee 2020

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score85
  • Brentwood, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 40,873
  • Brentwood, Tennessee is an amazing place to live, shop, and enjoy family festivities. There are always ongoing events and plenty of fun places to explore. Not to mention, its one of the wealthiest cities…[read more]
86
  • Germantown, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 39,213
  • There is one review on this page that says murders, etc. are a problem in Germantown. Completely and wildly incorrect. Germantown does indeed suffer from some crime issues coming from the adjacent…[read more]
86
  • Farragut, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 21,690
  • I love living in Farragut, Tennessee because this town is rich in history, just a stones throw from Knoxville, and has the best of both worlds being a small town yet close to a metro area. Farragut was…[read more]
88
  • Collierville, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 48,005
  • Unlike the City of Germantown, which is essentially a far safer and better-governed extension of a dysfunctional Memphis, Collierville is a bit further east and separate enough from Memphis to give it…[read more]
81
  • Signal Mountain, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,500
84
  • Nolensville, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,724
80
  • Lakeland, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 12,541
  • My family and I are proud to call Lakeland, Tennessee home. With a low population, this town truly has a great community feel, while being close enough to Memphis that you can easily commute to the city…[read more]
89
  • Franklin, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 70,625
  • Like Nashville, Franklin has exploded in the 30 years since I have been coming to beautiful Middle Tennessee on a regular basis. And like Nashville, Franklin is changing quickly with an influx of…[read more]
80
  • Arlington, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,599
  • I had a delightful stay while living in Arlington Tennessee. The city is located in Shelby County. Arlington is close to Lakeland Tennessee. The town was named after Arlington Virginia, near the…[read more]
71
  • Tellico Village, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,235
87
  • Atoka, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,917
80
  • Bartlett, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 58,318
  • I lived here for a year. It was hell on earth. The town is in decline. There's more crime every year. All there is are a few depressing strip malls. Bartlett is the definition of urban sprawl. You need…[read more]
85
  • Green Hill, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,079
84
  • Mount Juliet, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 29,853
  • have resided in Mount Juliet for 15 years. Proximity to Nashville (15 min) is a plus. 30+ institutions of higher education nearby. Excellent hospitals/health services. Local amenities including shopping…[read more]
91
  • Spring Hill, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 34,364
  • Moved here from CA and it wasn't too crowded at first...now it seems like the local government will say "yes" to anyone who wants to build. There's traffic, congestion and construction everywhere you go…[read more]
74
  • Oakland, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,270
  • Oakland is a northeastern suburb within the Memphis metropolitan area within 10 minutes of the Shelby County line. Oakland has grown to over 8,000 in population in the last 15 years as residents have…[read more]
86
  • Hendersonville, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 55,073
  • There are those of us who refer to this dump as Helldersonville; this place is an overrated dump; for years (since 1980), the water dept. has been charging sewer rates to 153 Cranwill Drive, and there…[read more]
85
  • White House, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,944
  • White House, Tennessee is amazing for its gorgeous homes, private land, and nearby amenities. Everything is very conveniently placed with plenty of shopping centers, restaurants, fitness centers and…[read more]
78
  • Collegedale, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,438
  • Collegedale is a great place to live if you enjoy being a little away from the hustle and bustle of city life, but still enjoy being close enough to be able to experience it when you want. It's just a…[read more]
66
  • Fairfield Glade, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,462
  • Goodness! The previous commentator really has things WRONG! I cannot believe the misrepresentation of this Beautiful community! We have TONS of things to do here, and it is a VERY safe community, as…[read more]
68
  • Middle Valley, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 12,699
  • Three years ago, my job transferred me to Chattanooga and I am so glad that I chose the town of Middle Valley, Tennessee as my home base. Living in Middle Valley, Tennessee allows me to easily commute to…[read more]
79
  • Jonesborough, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,234
69
  • Millersville, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,602
62
  • Lynchburg, Moore County, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,314
83
  • Maryville, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 28,151
  • I used to live in Maryville TN a hose almost 1000 sale ft near Maryville college sold for 50,000 few years ago owner fixed it up sold again for 130,000 the town is great place to live but the realistate…[read more]
61
  • Oak Grove, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,152
67
  • Harrison, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,564
77
  • Fairview, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,271
84
  • Kingston, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,841
83
  • Smyrna, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 45,369
  • I'm the outdoorsy type, so I love living in Smyrna, Tennessee. This town has acres and acres of park land. There's golf in Sharp Springs Park, kayaking or fishing on Stewart Creek, and plenty of ball…[read more]
67
  • Seymour, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,164
  • My eight years of living in Seymour, TN have been fantastic. The city offers several factors that increase its livability. Not only have I enjoyed serenity but I, have also been in a place to explore…[read more]
70
  • Nashville, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 643,771
  • I began coming to Nashville in the late-1980's. It has changed dramatically. It was a very well run, growing city with a slightly hip culture, solid universities, lots of great amenities, beautiful land,…[read more]
80
  • Gallatin, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 33,426
  • This summer and last we had temps of close to 100 degrees with 100% humidity almost everyday! Last winter we experienced ice and snow and it was horrible because nobody knows how to drive in it here. We…[read more]
62
  • Clinton, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,993
72
  • Manchester, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,387
  • The weather is awesome once annually durring bonnarro. The rest of year the sun rarley shines, summers are cloudy cool any contant rain. Home maintance is impossible because the grass will not let…[read more]
81
  • Murfreesboro, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 122,007
  • Unless your Murfreesboro (boro) original and WHITE this place isn't for the worldly traveled folks. I felt so out of place, I walked into a subway patiently waiting. No, entry of hello welcome to subway…[read more]
75
  • Johnson City, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 65,415
  • Johnson City is by far one of the better cities in Tennessee, and easily outranks its nearby cities, Bristol and Kingsport. Low cost of living, good homes, generally nice layout of the city, and some…[read more]
81
  • Mount Carmel, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,425
72
  • Munford, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,025
74
  • East Ridge, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 21,311
  • East ridge is a small community that is doing a turn around for the best ! We will be the new place to live…[read more]
77
  • Oak Ridge, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 29,285
  • Oak Ridge, Tennessee is one of my favorite locations to experience the outdoor sites and locations. This town is smaller with a population of just over thirty thousand people. There are a lot of parks…[read more]
67
  • Pigeon Forge, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,092
  • There is always something new and exciting to do here in Pigeon. First of all, take in that fresh mountain air and tell me you don't feel a little calmer. I love the Flea Markets and the strip malls. …[read more]
73
  • Kingsport, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 52,871
  • I was born in Churchill, Tennessee, a small town then, and my father's job as a veterinarian was in Kingsport, only 20 miles away, so I could go along with him during the summer to assist him in his…[read more]
76
  • Red Bank, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,794
  • It's been great exploring Rivermont Park while living in Red Bank Tennessee. The weather here in Red Bank has been great; not too hot in the summer and not unbearably cold in the winter. Crime is scarce…[read more]
69
  • Alcoa, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,058
80
  • Portland, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 12,125
  • I've been living in Portland Tennessee for 8 years and have enjoyed the small-town atmosphere of this quaint little city that has friendly and helpful neighbors in the close-knit neighborhoods. Portland…[read more]
68
  • Millington, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,069
  • Millington city is beautiful as well an upcoming residential area. It’s strategically located a few kilometers from Memphis. I have lived in this city for more than ten years. High-security levels in the…[read more]
79
  • La Vergne, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 34,451
  • Living in La Vergne, TN, has been a blessing in so many ways. Our family moved here a little over five years ago because our oldest daughter was starting kindergarten. We came for the quality school…[read more]
72
  • Goodlettsville, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 16,848
  • If you want to live close to Nashville, but desire something a little slower paced, then you need to consider my hometown of Goodlettsville, Tennessee. Living in Goodlettsville, Tennessee is great in…[read more]
75
  • Tullahoma, TN
  • (City)
  • Population: 19,185
  • Living in Tullahoma Tennessee means I get some of the best that the South has to offer as far as community and history is concerned. Tullahoma Regional Airport keeps us connected with the world and it…[read more]

Employment is a key factor when considering your relocation options in Tennessee. Ensuring that there are plenty of high paying jobs in your new city plays an important part in deciding where you want to relocate to. Using our unique algorithm and multiple data points, we came up with the best cities in Tennessee for employment and jobs. Relocating is stressful enough, knowing that you are choosing a city with good job opportunities should at least alleviate some of that stress!

Listed above are Tennessee cities with the best employment and job opportunities with a population over 5,000. These cities have a mix of low unemployment rates as well as high median income and income per capita. Unemployment rates continue to fall and hiring is up, so the rest will depend on which city you choose to relocate to. This list will help to ensure that the city you select has strong job opportunities.

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