Putnam County

Hwy 70 in Monterey
DelMonaco Winery & Vineyards
DelMonaco Winery & Vineyards
Cookeville, TN
Cookeville, TN
Hiking at Cummins Falls
Hiking at Cummins Falls
77,664
County Population
33,556
Cookeville Population
$175,950
Median Home Value
$1,492
Median Property Tax

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Cookeville/Putnam County Visitors Bureau

1 West First Street
Cookeville, TN 38501
United States

Contact Phone Number

931-526-2211

Among “America’s 100 Best Places to Retire” and conveniently located just outside of Nashville, Cookeville is an ideal permanent vacation. Characterized by scenic views, four mild seasons, low cost of living, uptown amenities, smalltown charm, more than 150 waterfalls, 1,200 miles of lake shoreline, and world-renowned cultural & culinary experiences, Cookeville is “A Natural Fit” for relocation.

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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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Discover Putnam County

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Cookeville Regional Medical Center

Cookeville Regional Medical Center

Highway 70 in Monterey

Highway 70 in Monterey

Downtown Cookeville

Downtown Cookeville

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.”

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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