Hixson

Countryside Convenience

From its array of shopping centers, top-notch medical facilities, and schools to housing with privacy and scenic views, Hixson boasts the best of urban and rural living.


Hixson has something for everyone. From private expanses of land to lakefront property, the area possesses new and recently renovated homes. Those seeking single-family homes with views of Hixson’s natural scenery will enjoy neighborhoods like Old Stage Run, Ramsgate, Breakwater Estates, Bay Pointe/Marina Cove, Valleybrook, and Hidden Harbor. Homeowners seeking organized communities will be drawn to neighborhoods such as The Canyons at Falling Water, Boulder Pass at the Canyons, Sedman Hills, Stonewall Farms, and Amber Brook Gardens, which offer houses with a variety of designs and price tags. Those looking for a countryside escape can find properties in Amber Ridge that are nestled away from the bustling city, and new communities such as Northtowne and Village of Ellsworth will add even more housing options.

Hixson residents have convenient connections to leading employers in the Chattanooga area such as CHI Memorial, Card-Monroe Corporation, Gold Bond Inc., and Kordsa. The area also provides easy access to employers in downtown Chattanooga.

Frequent travelers will find that Hixson, which connects to I-75 and Highway 27 by way of Highway 153, provides quick access to the Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport, Birmingham, Atlanta, Knoxville, and Nashville. Hixson Pike also offers a direct connection to downtown Chattanooga.

Students in the Hixson area attend Dupont Elementary, McConnell Elementary, Big Ridge Elementary, Middle Valley Elementary, and Rivermont Elementary, as well as Loftis Middle School and Hixson elementary, middle, and high schools. Plenty of private school options are available in downtown Chattanooga and the surrounding areas.

Hixson provides families with easy access to medical, dental, and wellness care. Hixson is home to CHI Memorial Hospital Hixson, which provides a state-of-the-art emergency department, intensive care unit, rehabilitation space, imaging center, heart and lung center, and more. Erlanger North Hospital is also a short drive away. Hixson is home to nationally recognized senior care facilities such as Life Care Center of Hixson, Brookdale Senior Living, Dominion Senior Living of Hixson, and Morning Pointe of Hixson, which provide comfortable living and top-notch medical services.

Northgate Mall is also home to AMC CLASSIC Northgate 14. Next door to the theater, residents can visit Chuck E. Cheese and enjoy family-friendly arcade games. Air Bounce!, inside Northgate Mall, also offers arcade games and inflatable fun for all ages. Spare Time Entertainment, on Hixson Pike, features bowling lanes and arcade games that the whole family will enjoy.

With more than 45 stores and restaurants, Northgate Mall is a major shopping destination for Hixson residents. Restaurants include Chili’s, Panera Bread, and Salsarita’s, and retail shops include Old Navy, ULTA Beauty, Bath & Body Works, and T.J. Maxx. Popular big box stores such as Walmart Supercenter, Target, Bed Bath & Beyond, Home Depot, and Lowe’s are all located nearby on Highway 153. An array of chain restaurants and local bakeries and delis that feature global and regional fare are also readily available to Hixson residents.

Residents who enjoy nature frequent Greenway Farm, a 180-acre city park conveniently located one mile east of Highway 153. The farm is home to a dog park as well as hiking and biking trails that include flat, wooded areas along the North Chickamauga Creek. Visitors can also enjoy canoe access points or rent out the farmhouse, perfect for events. Chester Frost Park, located on Chickamauga Lake, is a hot spot for camping, fishing, boating, and picnics and plays host to the Hamilton County Fair each fall. Middle Valley Park and Hixson Community Center boast playgrounds, ball fields, tennis courts, and more.

Golf enthusiasts can enjoy the greens on local courses such as Creeks Bend Golf Club and Valleybrook Golf and Country Club. A number of fitness centers in the area provide an environment for fitness gurus and novices alike. The Sportsbarn and North River YMCA offer a variety of classes such as barre, yoga, swimming, aerobics, cycling, and Zumba.

Did you know?

Hixson was originally named Lookout before reaching its final moniker in 1884.

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Countryside Convenience

From its array of shopping centers, top-notch medical facilities, and schools to housing with privacy and scenic views, Hixson boasts the best of urban and rural living.

Real Estate:

Hixson has something for everyone. From private expanses of land to lakefront property, the area possesses new and recently renovated homes. Those seeking single-family homes with views of Hixson’s natural scenery will enjoy neighborhoods like Old Stage Run, Ramsgate, Breakwater Estates, Bay Pointe/Marina Cove, Valleybrook, and Hidden Harbor. Homeowners seeking organized communities will be drawn to neighborhoods such as The Canyons at Falling Water, Boulder Pass at the Canyons, Sedman Hills, Stonewall Farms, and Amber Brook Gardens, which offer houses with a variety of designs and price tags. Those looking for a countryside escape can find properties in Amber Ridge that are nestled away from the bustling city, and new communities such as Northtowne and Village of Ellsworth will add even more housing options.

Top Employers:

Hixson residents have convenient connections to leading employers in the Chattanooga area such as CHI Memorial, Card-Monroe Corporation, Gold Bond Inc., and Kordsa. The area also provides easy access to employers in downtown Chattanooga.

Transportation:

Frequent travelers will find that Hixson, which connects to I-75 and Highway 27 by way of Highway 153, provides quick access to the Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport, Birmingham, Atlanta, Knoxville, and Nashville. Hixson Pike also offers a direct connection to downtown Chattanooga.

Education:

Students in the Hixson area attend Dupont Elementary, McConnell Elementary, Big Ridge Elementary, Middle Valley Elementary, and Rivermont Elementary, as well as Loftis Middle School and Hixson elementary, middle, and high schools. Plenty of private school options are available in downtown Chattanooga and the surrounding areas.

Health + Wellness:

Hixson provides families with easy access to medical, dental, and wellness care. Hixson is home to CHI Memorial Hospital Hixson, which provides a state-of-the-art emergency department, intensive care unit, rehabilitation space, imaging center, heart and lung center, and more. Erlanger North Hospital is also a short drive away. Hixson is home to nationally recognized senior care facilities such as Life Care Center of Hixson, Brookdale Senior Living, Dominion Senior Living of Hixson, and Morning Pointe of Hixson, which provide comfortable living and top-notch medical services.

Shopping + Dining:

With more than 45 stores and restaurants, Northgate Mall is a major shopping destination for Hixson residents. Restaurants include Chili’s, Panera Bread, and Salsarita’s, and retail shops include Old Navy, ULTA Beauty, Bath & Body Works, and T.J. Maxx. Popular big box stores such as Walmart Supercenter, Target, Bed Bath & Beyond, Home Depot, and Lowe’s are all located nearby on Highway 153. An array of chain restaurants and local bakeries and delis that feature global and regional fare are also readily available to Hixson residents.

Entertainment:

Northgate Mall is also home to AMC CLASSIC Northgate 14. Next door to the theater, residents can visit Chuck E. Cheese and enjoy family-friendly arcade games. Air Bounce!, inside Northgate Mall, also offers arcade games and inflatable fun for all ages. Spare Time Entertainment, on Hixson Pike, features bowling lanes and arcade games that the whole family will enjoy.

 Outdoors + Parks:

Residents who enjoy nature frequent Greenway Farm, a 180-acre city park conveniently located one mile east of Highway 153. The farm is home to a dog park as well as hiking and biking trails that include flat, wooded areas along the North Chickamauga Creek. Visitors can also enjoy canoe access points or rent out the farmhouse, perfect for events. Chester Frost Park, located on Chickamauga Lake, is a hot spot for camping, fishing, boating, and picnics and plays host to the Hamilton County Fair each fall. Middle Valley Park and Hixson Community Center boast playgrounds, ball fields, tennis courts, and more.

Sports:

Golf enthusiasts can enjoy the greens on local courses such as Creeks Bend Golf Club and Valleybrook Golf and Country Club. A number of fitness centers in the area provide an environment for fitness gurus and novices alike. The Sportsbarn and North River YMCA offer a variety of classes such as barre, yoga, swimming, aerobics, cycling, and Zumba.

Did you know?

Located on Old Hixson Pike, a two-story frame building erected in 1883 was the area’s first schoolhouse. It served the community for 20 years.

 
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