When you look at the livability of Clarksville, you’ll find metropolitan amenities and conveniences blended with small town hospitality and values. Clarksville is a scenic river city that is steeped in history with residents who enjoy modern day living. Business Week Magazine even ranked Clarksville as Tennessee’s Best Place to Raise Your Kids!
Take a drive downtown and you have access to shops, boutiques and restaurants that show off Clarksville’s local flair.There is no lack of local owned eateries that are sure to please. From pizza, pasta and fresh brews to steak and seafood, casual or upscale, there is something for every occasion. If a larger chain retail store or restaurant is more what you after, there isn’t much Clarksville doesn’t offer. With more than 100 stores, the conveniently located Governor’s Square Mall is a great place to start.
Real estate is a vital part of the Clarksville economy. New housing construction can be seen all over the city and county and much of that is due to the fast growing population. In 2008, Clarksville was the only community in the Nashville region to post housing appreciation. From expansive dream homes to apartments or condos overlooking the Cumberland River and everything in between, Clarksville-Montgomery County offers a variety of housing options in numerous neighborhoods.
As the ninth fastest growing city in the United States, Clarksville has positioned itself as a community that is an ideal place to work, live and play. With the great amount of economic growth over the past few years, Clarksville has become home to an array of year-round attractions, including the award winning Rivers and Spires festival, Christmas on the Cumberland, Jammin in the Alley music series and Austin Peay athletics just to name a few.
Underlying this rich way of life is an affordable cost of living – about 15% below the national average, according to the ACCRA Cost of Living Index. Best of all you’ll find friendly and welcoming people who love calling Clarksville home.
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