Rankings & Recognition

Around the nation, Clarksville-Montgomery County is recognized as a premier destination to live, work and play.

Livability:

  • Third Lowest Tax Burden (Tennessee), WalletHub, April 2017
  • #7 City Where Millennials Are Buying Homes, SmartAsset.com, May 2016
  • #8 Top Market for Millennial Homebuyers, CNN/Money.com October, 2015
  • #1 Market for First Time Home Buyers, MSN, March 2015
  • #6 Place Millennials are Moving for Bigger Paychecks, Time, September 2014
  • Top City for Millennials, Money Magazine, Summer 2014
  • 5th Fastest Growing City in the Nation, U.S. Census Bureau, July 2013
  • 2nd Fastest Growing Metropolitan Statistical Area in the Nation, U.S. Census Bureau, July 2013
  • Best Place to Retire (#1), Bankrate, Spring 2013
  • 4th Highest Per Capita Income in Tennessee, Bureau of Economic Analysis, 2013
  • Top 10 Metro Best Cost of Living (cities with less than a 350,000 population), Business Facilities, 2010
  • Best Place in Tennessee to Raise Your Kids; Business Week, 2010
  • 9th Fastest Growing City in the nation, U.S. Census Bureau, July 2008
  • 10th Fastest Growing Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) in the Nation, U.S. Census Bureau, March 2008
  • Most Promising Real Estate Appreciation Market in the Country, Fiserv, January 2008
  • #9 Best City for Relocating Families (mid-sized metro market), Worldwide ERC and Primacy Relocation, May 2006
  • #4 in US as Most Affordable City, CNN/Money, March 2006
  • #20 in 2005 Best Performing Cities (200 largest metros), Milken Institute, February 2006

 

Economic Development & Investment:

  • Foreign Investment Makes Powerful Impact in Tennessee, Area Development, January 2017
  • #19 U.S. City for Job Growth in 2016, 24/7 Wall St./MSN.com, December 2016
  • #7 in the State of Tennessee for Incoming Investments, SmartAsset.com, July 2016
  • Tennessee Named State of the Year, Southern Business & Development, June 2016
    (Google Data Center Among Top Six Deals)
  • Tennessee Named State of the Year, Business Facilities, 2014 and 2013
  • Hankook Tire Awarded Silver Economic Development Deal of the Year, Business Facilities, 2013
  • CMC Corporate Business Park named a Select Tennessee Certified Site, Fall 2013
  • Montgomery County Green Certified Business, May 2013
  • Montgomery County Earns ThreeStar Certification by the State of Tennessee, 2011
  • 8th in Low Cost Manufacturing Centers (cities with less than a 500,000 population), Business Facilities, 2010
  • #4 in US for Alternative Energy Industry Leaders, Business Facilities, 2010
  • Best City to Start a Business, CNN/Money 2009
  • Silver Award for Economic Deal of the Year, Business Facilities, 2009
  • Top Small Metro for Recruitment & Attraction, Expansion Management, July 2007
  • One of the South's Top 10 Places with Plenty of Talented Labor, Southern Business & Development, Spring 2006

 

 Tourism & Events:

  • Relax in Southern Comfort of Clarksville, TN, Leisure Group Travel, November 2016
  • Rivers & Spires Festival Awarded Silver Grand Pinnacle Award, International Festival & Event Association, 2012
  • Rivers & Spires Festival Named a TOP 20 Event by Southeast Tourism Society, Spring 2011
  • Rivers & Spires Festival Awarded Gold Grand Pinnacle Award, International Festival & Event Association, 2007
  • Rivers & Spires Festival Named a TOP 100 Event by American Bus Association, Annually since 2006

News

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

The Clarksville Area Chamber of Commerce celebrated its 2016-17 year last evening with a dinner and gala at the Wilma Rudolph Event Center

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