Everyone wants to make sure that they are raising their family in a sweet, safe place. But did you know that Tennessee had SO many of them? This southern gem of a state raises good people in great places and we found a solid seven to get you packing that moving van.
In Bartlett, you have a paltry 1 in 46 chance of you personally being the victim of a crime, violent or no. Those are some solid odds, if you ask us.
This Nashville suburb on the cusp of Davidson and Williamson Counties boasts a high median income, low crime rates and fantastic schools.
Historic Franklin is a Williamson County star, with a mark on the Tennessee Hall of Fame with the fifth lowest crime rate in the entire state. 1 in 61 chance of being a victim of crime? You can be comfortable raising some babies out here.
Don't let the fact that Oakland is a suburb of Memphis scare you. Although the big city may struggle a bit, this gorgeous town is patrolled by its own dedicated police force and is fantastic for young families - as well as affordable.
3) Signal Mountain
Sitting on the outskirts of Chattanooga, this beautiful town has a low, low, LOW crime rate, great schools, and is nestled in all the beauty that is the Tennessee wilderness.
2) Spring Hill
The town grew fast but it grew up good and strong. Located on the bleeding edge of Williamson County, Spring Hill is a beloved family town with some of the greatest schools in Middle Tennessee.
This tiny, historic city has made quite a name for itself. Since the 1700s it seems as if the sweet place has kept its value with solid family values, good education and an infinitesimal crime rate.
Do you call any of these stunning places home, or have you visited? Let us know in the comments below!