Livability Score

75
/100
i The AreaVibes Livability Score evaluates 9 different categories and creates an overall score out of 100. The higher the score, the better the area.

amenities A+

There are lots of amenities close to this location.
Coffee (9) F
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Perk Up Coffee
Coffee Shop
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Coffee Shop
Ralph's Donut Shop
Coffee Shop
Poet's Coffee
Coffee Shop
Cream City Ice Cream and Coffee House
Coffee Shop
Charity's Bake Shop and Cafe
Coffee Shop
Big O Donuts
Coffee Shop
Crepe & Creme
Coffee Shop
Entertainment (14) F
Cookeville Childrens Theater
Theatre Arts
Bowling World
Bowling Alley
Soard Properties Museum
Museum
Cookeville History Museum
Museum
Cookeville Performing Arts Center
Theatre Arts
AMC Highland 12
Cinema
Amphitheater
Theatre Arts
Depot Museum
Museum
Cookeville Childrens Museum
Museum
Backdoor Playhouse
Theatre Arts
Averitt Baseball Complex
Stadium
Tucker Stadium (East)
Stadium
Tucker Stadium (West)
Stadium
Unknown Name
Stadium
Food and Drink (50) A+
Arby's
Fast Food
Firehouse Subs
Fast Food
Sonic
Fast Food
Revolver Dance Hall & Saloon
Bar
Wooly Clubhouse Restaurant and Bar
Bar
Taco Bell
Fast Food
Papa Murphy's
Fast Food
Krystal
Fast Food
Subway
Fast Food
Cook Out
Fast Food
Turn Around Juice Bar
Fast Food
Long John Silver's
Fast Food
Unknown Name
Fast Food
Burger King
Fast Food
Steak 'n Shake
Fast Food
Chipotle
Fast Food
Panera Bread
Fast Food
Dunkin'
Fast Food
Raising Cane's
Fast Food
Panda Express
Fast Food
McDonald's
Fast Food
McDonald's
Fast Food
Chick-fil-A
Fast Food
Wendy's
Fast Food
Captain D's
Fast Food
Fitness (15) A+
Workout Anytime Cookeville
Gym
Cookeville Fitness Center
Gym
Planet Fitness
Gym
Cookeville Senior Citizens Center
Community Centre
Cumberland Arts Society
Community Centre
1onOne Fitness
Gym
Leslie Town Centre
Community Centre
CrossFit Mayhem
Gym
Cookeville Community Center
Community Centre
Marc L. Burnett Student Recreation and Fitness Center
Gym
Jack Scott United Karate Studio
Gym
Cane Creek Recreation Center
Gym
Tennessee Tech Indoor Tennis Center
Gym
Racquet Master Fitness Center
Gym
Power Athletics Cheerleading
Gym
Hyder-Burks Agricultural Pavilion
Community Centre
Groceries (12) A+
Kroger
Grocery Store
Walmart Supercenter
Grocery Store
ALDI
Grocery Store
Publix
Grocery Store
Institutional Wholesales
Grocery Store
Dollar General Market
Grocery Store
Food Lion
Grocery Store
Great Harvest Bread Company
Bakery
Leo's Spring Street Supermarket
Grocery Store
Food Lion
Grocery Store
IGA
Grocery Store
Food City
Grocery Store
Walmart Supercenter
Grocery Store
Parks (40) A+
Ensor Sink Natural Area
Park
Parkview Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Walnut Park
Park
Capshaw Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Cookeville Square
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Dogwood Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
West End Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Franklin Avenue Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
The Quad
Park
Lab Science Commons Yard
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
South Patio
Park
Collegeside Playground
Playground
North Patio
Park
Shops (88) A+
Big Lots
Department Store
Verizon Wireless
Electronics
Electronics Express
Electronics
Veterans Barber Shop
Hairdresser
Shoe Sensation
Shoes
Pet Supplies Plus
Pets
Ross
Department Store
Ulta Beauty
Beauty
Five Below
Discount Store
Shoe Carnival
Shoes
Touch of Elegance Salon
Hairdresser
PetSmart
Pets
Unknown Name
Convenience Store
Willow Tree Shopping Center
Mall
Unknown Name
Convenience Store
The Hair Lounge
Hairdresser
Divine Designs Total Salon
Hairdresser
Lighthouse Optical
Optician
Marti and Liz Shoes
Shoes
French's Boots and Shoes
Shoes
Tiger Market
Convenience Store
JCPenney
Department Store
Ready, Set, Grow
Clothing
Cookeville Mall
Mall
Cookeville Antique Mall
Furniture
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commute F

Of all people who commute, 0.0% take public transportation in Cookeville.
Public Transit Stops (0)
Stops & Stations
F
Workers Taking Public Transit
0.0%
F
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cost of living A+

The cost of living in Cookeville is 92/100 - which is 3% higher than Tennessee.
Cost of Living
Goods & Services, Housing, etc.
B+
Tax Rates
Income & Sales Tax
A+
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crime C+

Cookeville crime rates are 2,578 per 100k, which is 12% lower than Tennessee
Property Crime
2,332 crimes per 100k
D
Violent Crime
246 crimes per 100k
B
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employment F

The median income in Cookeville is $40,836 - which is 12% lower than Tennessee.
Med. Household Income
$40,836
F
Unemployment Rate
5.3%
F
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health A+

There are many hospitals, police and fire stations.
Health & Safety (79)
Dentist, Doctor, Hospital, etc.
A+
Cookeville Famly Medicine and Urgent Care
Doctor
Cumberland Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics
Dentist
Unknown Name
Pharmacy
Hintz Family Dentistry
Dentist
Tennessee Sping, Joint, and Pain Consultants
Doctor
Family Foot Center
Doctor
Convenient Care Clinic
Clinic
Walgreens
Pharmacy
Family Dentistry Group of Cookeville
Dentist
Dental Arts Building
Dentist
Putnam Central Laboratory
Doctor
CVS Pharmacy
Pharmacy
Tennessee Highway Patrol
Police
Satellite Med
Doctor
Medical Arts Building
Doctor
Dr. Scott Brown
Doctor
Johns Family and Implant Dentistry
Dentist
Putnam County Fire Department
Fire Station
Unknown Name
Police
Seasons Family Medicine
Doctor
Tier 1 Orthopedic and Neurosurgical Institute
Doctor
Cumberland Plateau Recovery
Clinic
Plateau Oral and Facial Surgery
Doctor
Andy's Pharmacy
Pharmacy
Cookeville Plastic Surgery Center
Doctor
Air Quality
Median Air Quality
A+
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housing A-

Cookeville home prices are $170,300 - which is 17% higher than Tennessee
Home Price
$170,300
C+
Home Appreciation Rate
8%
B+
Home Affordability
4.2x (home price to income ratio)
D
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schools D-

The Cookeville graduation rate is 80% - which is equal to Tennessee
School Test Scores
40%
F
High School Grad. Rates
80%
D+
Elementary Schools (15) F
Park View Elementary
Heavenly Host Lutheran School
Capshaw Elementary
Highland Rim Academy
Avery Trace Middle School
Cane Creek Elementary
Vital: Upper Cumberland E-Learning Network
Prescott South Middle School
Prescott South Elementary
Sycamore Elementary
Northeast Elementary
Jere Whitson Elementary
Algood Middle School
Algood Elementary
High Schools (3) F
Highland Rim Academy
Cookeville High School
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ratings B

Cookeville has an overall rating of 73% from 21 reviews.
User Reviews (1)
From AreaVibes
B-
User Surveys (20)
From AreaVibes
A
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Cookeville Area Facts

  • Cookeville has a Livability Score of 75/100, which is considered excellent
  • Cookeville crime rates are 12% lower than the Tennessee average
  • Cost of living in Cookeville is 3% higher than the Tennessee average
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Cookeville Reviews

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Cookeville: Almost Enough Southern Charm 3.5 rating By Anonymous ( May 14, 2018) I've been living in Cookeville for two years. It's an alright city for the most part, but there are a couple of areas it can improve in. Cookeville itself is fairly busy and there's usually enough fun things to do in the city. On the other hand, the crime rate has gone up a bit o ...Read More ver the last few years.

Most of the local jobs aren't too high paying, so you may need an extra side job to compensate. Plus, you're almost two hours away from Nashville so commuting for work is out of the question. On the other hand, Cookeville has a couple main shopping districts where a lot of the stores are, and they're close together so it doesn't take long to drive between them. Jackson Plaza, the main shopping center, is probably the best area in Cookeville.

The summers are very enjoyable, and there are a lot of activities and performers in the area, so you'll probably be able to hear a lot of local country singers. Read Less
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A+ Amenities

Are there many local amenities in Cookeville? Yes, there are lots of amenities close to this location.

Parks

Ensor Sink Natural Area
Parkview Park
Unknown Name
Walnut Park
Capshaw Park
Unknown Name
Unknown Name
Cookeville Square

Entertainment

Cookeville Childrens Theater
Bowling World
Soard Properties Museum
Cookeville History Museum
Cookeville Performing Arts Center
AMC Highland 12
Amphitheater
Depot Museum

Food & Drink

Arby's
Firehouse Subs
Sonic
Revolver Dance Hall & Saloon
Wooly Clubhouse Restaurant and Bar
Taco Bell
Papa Murphy's
Krystal

F Commute

Is public transit available in Cookeville? Of all people who commute, 0.0% take public transportation in Cookeville.
Drive to Work
85%

8% higher than the US average

Take Public Transit
0%

5% lower than the US average

Walk to Work
2%

1% lower than the US average

A+ Health & Safety

Is Cookeville a healthy and safe place to live? Yes, there are many hospitals, police and fire stations.

Hospitals

Cookeville Regional Medical Center

Pharmacies

Walgreens
CVS Pharmacy
Walgreens
CVS Pharmacy
Family Wellness Pharmacy
Andy's Pharmacy

Doctors

Plateau Mental Health Center
Satellite Med
Family Foot Center
Whiteaker Dermatology
Associates in Neurology
Cookeville Plastic Surgery Center
Seasons Family Medicine
Cookeville Regional Medical Group

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