- Our Community
Farragut is home to just over 22,500 people who love our small town atmosphere. With an abundance of retail and dining options, indoor and outdoor recreational opportunities, and easy proximity to I-40/I-75, Farragut is the perfect place to visit...or put down roots.
Visitors are drawn by community events that celebrate the seasons and beauty of East Tennessee, as well as numerous sports, shopping and dining options. Outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy more than 15 miles of greenway trails and other amenities offered in the Town's five parks. Turkey Creek Shopping Center offers a large and diverse collection of shopping and dining experiences, and numerous smaller shopping centers focus on independent retailers and locally-owned restaurants, pubs and bakeries.
Regional attractions include Tennessee's waterways (seven lakes), the Smoky Mountains, the nationally acclaimed Zoo Knoxville and numerous cultural outlets and tourist areas like the Museum of Appalachia, the Manhattan Project National Historical Park and Gatlinburg. Make your visit a weekend getaway with a choice of eight hotels/motels.
If you are considering a move to the Farragut area, this section of our website provides essential information about local utilities, garbage pickup, emergency services and much more. Farragut is ideally located for commuting to Oak Ridge, Knoxville, Maryville, Alcoa, Loudon County and the McGhee Tyson Airport. Our award-winning Knox County schools also make Farragut a highly sought-after community.
Incorporated in 1980, the Town of Farragut has top schools, safe neighborhoods and high development standards, making it one of the best places to live in the Southeast.