Located in the heart of the Smoky Mountains, Gatlinburg TN has long been known as the ‘Honeymoon Capital of the South.” With secluded, romantic Gatlinburg cabins nestled among the natural beauty of the Smoky Mountains, couples come back to the area year after year. Soon, they bring their families to enjoy all Gatlinburg has to offer.
It is not uncommon to adopt a love for the Americana feel and atmosphere and eventually call Gatlinburg TN home.While many only know of Gatlinburg as a great tourist destination, the city has much to offer new residents as well. Even though the streets of Gatlinburg are lined with tourists throughout the year, the city’s population is actually around 4,000, making it one of the busiest small towns in America. Despite the scores of tourists that visit, Gatlinburg has one of the lowest crime rates in the United States, thanks to a police department of 45 sworn officers that patrol 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The Sevier County School System is one of the best in East Tennessee. And because of the large number of tourists who use it, the city boasts a convenient mass transit system.
As a permanent resident of Gatlinburg, you are just a few minutes away from the Smoky Mountain National Park, 800 square miles of some of the most beautiful scenery in the country. Imagine being able to hike the mountains any day of the year from your Gatlinburg home orLuxury Cabin. With great tourist attractions such as the Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies and Ober Gatlinburg, many people decide to relocate and purchase Gatlinburg TN real estate. Others may decide to buy property as a vacation, or second home. If you are a shopper, you can take advantage of the many specialty shops located in downtown Gatlinburg. You can also hit the slopes in the winter months and enjoy all that Ober Gatlinburg has to offer.