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Low Cost of Living & High Quality of Life

Low Cost of Living & High Quality of Life

A low cost of living and high quality of life make Johnson City, Jonesborough, Washington County a truly special place to live and work. With a cost of living index well below the national average, Johnson City is an affordable place to settle down, no matter your level of income. The great state of Tennessee has no income tax, and Johnson City has the lowest property taxes in the Tri-Cities region, so you get to keep more of what you earn when you live here.  Johnson City was named one of the Top 100 Best Places to Live by Livability.com (January 2018), outpacing more than 2,100 cities with populations between 20,000 and 350,000.

Whether it’s Johnson City, Jonesborough, Washington County, or one of the other cities or towns in Northeast Tennessee, you will find we are an affordable and safe place to live, work, and play. Check out the latest demographics for our area –  www.ftdd.org/regional-statistics.