2018 // Hixson

Did You Know?

Welcomemat Services, an Atlanta-based company, named Hixson 21st on a list of the nation’s top 25 neighborhoods for small businesses.

Between its shopping centers, medical facilities, quality schools, and neighborhoods boasting privacy and scenic views, Hixson offers both urban and rural living. 


Real Estate: Hixson residents can choose from a wide range of new and recently renovated homes. Many single-family homes offer acreage, ridge views, and lakefronts that fully take advantage of Hixson’s natural beauty. Subdivisions like Old Stage Run, Ramsgate, Bay Pointe Estates and Marina Cove Place, Breakwater Estates, and Hidden Harbor feature beautiful homes tucked away from the activity of the city. The Canyons at Falling Water, Boulder Pass at the Canyons, Sedman Hills, Stonewall Farms, Amberbrook Gardens, and the Cottages at Dallas are examples of planned communities that offer a variety of home designs and prices.

Top Employers: Home to some of Chattanooga’s leading employers, including CHI Memorial – Hixson, Kordsa Inc., Gold Bond Inc., and Card-Monroe Corporation, Hixson is a fitting choice for professionals. Hixson residents can also quickly reach top employers in downtown Chattanooga and the surrounding areas.

Transportation: Hixson connects to major roadways I-75 and U.S. 27 by way of Highway 153, allowing for easy access to the Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport, Knoxville, Nashville, Birmingham, and Atlanta. Hixson Pike provides a direct route to downtown Chattanooga.

Education: Hamilton County public schools include Big Ridge Elementary School, Dupont Elementary, Middle Valley Elementary, Hixson Elementary, Rivermont Elementary, Loftis Middle School, and Hixson middle and high schools. Private schools located in downtown Chattanooga and in the surrounding areas are easily accessible.

Health and Wellness: Medical services, including family medical, dental, and wellness care, are conveniently located in the Hixson area. Hixson is also the site of a CHI Memorial Hospital, which offers an emergency department, imaging center, cardiac care and rehabilitation, orthopedic care, and more. Erlanger North is close by and provides 24/7 emergency care along with a number of other medical services. Nationally recognized senior care facilities are based in and around Hixson; among many notable centers are Life Care Center of Hixson, Morning Pointe of Hixson, and Brookdale Senior Living.