Putnam County

Hwy 70 in Monterey
DelMonaco Winery & Vineyards
DelMonaco Winery & Vineyards
Cookeville, TN
Cookeville, TN
Hiking at Cummins Falls
Hiking at Cummins Falls
75,931
County Population
32,622
Cookeville Population
$144,600
Median Home Value

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Cookeville/Putnam County Visitors Bureau

1 West First Street
Cookeville, TN 38501
United States

Contact Phone Number

931-526-2211

Discover Cookeville-Putnam County, an ideal retirement destination with captivating beauty, low cost of living, four mild seasons, outstanding lifestyle amenities and a convenient location, just east of Nashville, west of Knoxville and north of Chattanooga. Surrounded by more than 150 waterfalls, 1,200 miles of nearby lake shoreline, along with world-renowned cultural and culinary experiences, Cookeville is “A Natural Fit” as your retirement destination.

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American Association of Retirement Communities

American Association of Retirement Communities

The AARC Seal of Approval program recognizes communities and developments that possess the resources and amenities to attract today's relocating retiree.

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Cookeville Regional Medical Center

Cookeville Regional Medical Center

Highway 70 in Monterey

Highway 70 in Monterey

Shopping in Cookeville

Shopping in Cookeville

“For us, it was more than just the weather and relaxing lifestyle. It was about the people. The hospitality here is what really sold us on moving to Cookeville.”

Victoria, New Jersey

Examples of Living in Putnam County

The Cookeville-Putnam County and Highlands region offer unprecedented quality of life. Surrounded by rolling hills and scenic landscapes, Cookeville-Putnam County offers a blend of small-town southern hospitality and big-city amenities, making it the ideal place to live, work, play, raise a family and retire. The housing market and cost of living are among the most affordable in the Southeast.

$199,000

2,000 Square Feet

$225,000

3,400 Square Feet