Tennessee and Regional Interest
Tennessee Tourism and Local Events
Find out about all the goings on in the area, from concerts to local club meetings, at this website brought to you by the Kingsport Times News.
Find out what to do, and where to go, in the state of Tennessee. While this is the official state tourism website, locals can also find events in their communities.
This website provides links to local businesses covering everything from auto-body shops to wedding locations. If you are looking for something to do, or someone to do something for you, this site may be helpful.
For events starting in the early afternoon and evening, find out what is happening at local bars, clubs, and restaurants.
Find out about upcoming events in the Johnson City area.
The website for the City of Johnson City. Local government and services information can be found here.
This is the website for the Tennessee State Legislature. Find out who your representative is, or what bills are up for a vote, here.
Browse the official site of the Tennessee state government for important information for Tennessee residents or businesses.
Find information about Washington County governance and local court system.
The Washington County Economic Development Council website provides information about the area’s economic health for businesses and individuals.
Facts and Statistics
Published annually since 1975, this report provides an in-depth analysis of national and state economic development based upon ten-year and ten-quarter economic forecasts. The quarterly forecast is designated as the official forecast for Tennessee State government internal programming and future budget planning purposes. The forecast is produced from the Tennessee Econometric Model (TEM), developed and maintained by CBER (the Center for Business and Economic Research at the University of Tennessee). (Taken from the CBER site 11/5/2013)
Information on the health of Tennesseans can be found here at the state’s Department of Health website.
Search by owner’s full name (last first), full address, or parcel ID if known to see a map with your property’s boundary lines and dimensions, assessed value, and zoning information. Note from the website’s disclaimer: “NO GUARANTEES can be made as changes or corrections can occur frequently. All zoning information requests should be checked through the Johnson City Development Services Department or the Washington County Development Services office.”
Trulia.com provides free in depth neighborhood information such as tax records, school ratings, crime reports, hazard maps, and pollen counts. Information about buying and selling a home in the Johnson City area is here.
The Tennessee Encyclopedia has a vast array of information about both Tennessee history and culture. Find in-depth entries of peoples, places, and events, often accompanied by multimedia files (images and sound recordings).
Find out how much property in Tennessee is worth, for tax purposes, at the Comptroller of the Treasury site.
Brought to you by the Census Bureau, these are some of the most requested facts from the newest census.
If you conduct business, work, study or live in Tennessee, the Tennessee Statistical Abstract is the reference tool you can’t afford to be without. Economic and demographic data are presented in easy-to-read tables, maps, and graphs for TSA 2003: Tennessee counties, Tennessee places, Tennessee Metropolitan Statistical Areas, Southeastern states. *Note: The last edition of the TSA was for the year 2003, so the data should be considered historical and not current.*
Check here to see if you have any unclaimed property or money in Tennessee.
Local genealogy resources can also provide a great deal of information about the area’s history.