Missionary Ridge

Historic Grandeur

With its rich history, striking landscape, and easy access to top employers, schools, and medical care, Missionary Ridge is the perfect location for a forever home.


The historic and beautiful Missionary Ridge boasts a variety of housing options ranging from antique, stately abodes to modern single-family homes. There is something for every price range, including new or renovated homes and open plots of land with natural scenery. Popular neighborhoods in the area include East Lake, Glenwood, Avondale, Ridgedale, North Brainerd, Highland Park, Lincoln Park, and Bushtown.

Missionary Ridge is a short commute from several top employers located in downtown Chattanooga. Other notable employers located close by include The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, Parkridge East Hospital, and CHI Memorial.

Residents have quick access to downtown Chattanooga. Missionary Ridge also connects to I-24 and and I-75, providing convenient access to the Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport as well as thoroughfares leading to Atlanta, Birmingham, Nashville, and Knoxville.

Students in the area are zoned for Barger Academy, East Lake Elementary, Clifton Hills Elementary, East Side Elementary, Spring Creek Elementary, or East Ridge Elementary, as well as East Ridge Middle School, East Ridge High School, or East Lake Academy.

Missionary Ridge provides access to top-of-the-line healthcare at nearby facilities such as CHI Memorial, Erlanger, Parkridge East Hospital, Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Chattanooga, and Kindred Hospital. The area also boasts several senior care facilities including Southern Heritage Assisted Living, Life Care Center of East Ridge, Elmcroft of Hamilton Place, Morning Pointe of Chattanooga at Shallowford, and The Lantern at Morning Pointe Chattanooga.

Both Missionary Ridge and nearby downtown Chattanooga are home to several small businesses, local boutiques, and eateries. Warehouse Row, a short drive away, is an upscale shopping and dining destination. Also a short commute away, Hamilton Place Mall boasts over 100 shops, a food court, and several popular restaurants.

The recently renovated East Lake Park features a natural playground, pavilions, a walking path, and boardwalks that provide easy access to the lake. As the location of many Civil War battles, Missionary Ridge is also home to several reservations that are part of the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park. Warner Park and Montague Park are located close by.

Missionary Ridge features several Youth & Family Development (YFD) Centers that offer a variety of educational and recreational activities. YFD Centers in the area include the Avondale Center, East Chattanooga Center, Glenwood Center, and East Lake Center. Each YFD Center features a LEXIA free reading program, computer lab, game and art rooms, and several recreational opportunities such as a gym, dance studio, indoor and outdoor basketball, baseball fields, and tennis courts.

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Homes in Missionary Ridge

Historic Grandeur

With its rich history, striking landscape, and easy access to top employers, schools, and medical care, Missionary Ridge is the perfect location for a forever home.

Real Estate:

The historic and beautiful Missionary Ridge boasts a variety of housing options ranging from antique, stately abodes to modern single-family homes. There is something for every price range, including new or renovated homes and open plots of land with natural scenery. Popular neighborhoods in the area include East Lake, Glenwood, Avondale, Ridgedale, North Brainerd, Highland Park, Lincoln Park, and Bushtown.

Top Employers:

Missionary Ridge is a short commute from several top employers located in downtown Chattanooga. Other notable employers located close by include The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, Parkridge East Hospital, and CHI Memorial.

Transportation:

Residents have quick access to downtown Chattanooga. Missionary Ridge also connects to I-24 and and I-75, providing convenient access to the Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport as well as thoroughfares leading to Atlanta, Birmingham, Nashville, and Knoxville.

Education:

Students in the area are zoned for Barger Academy, East Lake Elementary, Clifton Hills Elementary, East Side Elementary, Spring Creek Elementary, or East Ridge Elementary, as well as East Ridge Middle School, East Ridge High School, or East Lake Academy.

Health + Wellness:

Missionary Ridge provides access to top-of-the-line healthcare at nearby facilities such as CHI Memorial, Erlanger, Parkridge East Hospital, Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Chattanooga, and Kindred Hospital. The area also boasts several senior care facilities including Southern Heritage Assisted Living, Life Care Center of East Ridge, Elmcroft of Hamilton Place, Morning Pointe of Chattanooga at Shallowford, and The Lantern at Morning Pointe Chattanooga.

Shopping + Dining:

Both Missionary Ridge and nearby downtown Chattanooga are home to several small businesses, local boutiques, and eateries. Warehouse Row, a short drive away, is an upscale shopping and dining destination. Also a short commute away, Hamilton Place Mall boasts over 100 shops, a food court, and several popular restaurants.

Parks:

The recently renovated East Lake Park features a natural playground, pavilions, a walking path, and boardwalks that provide easy access to the lake. As the location of many Civil War battles, Missionary Ridge is also home to several reservations that are part of the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park. Warner Park and Montague Park are located close by.

Sports + Recreation:

Missionary Ridge features several Youth & Family Development (YFD) Centers that offer a variety of educational and recreational activities. YFD Centers in the area include the Avondale Center, East Chattanooga Center, Glenwood Center, and East Lake Center. Each YFD Center features a LEXIA free reading program, computer lab, game and art rooms, and several recreational opportunities such as a gym, dance studio, indoor and outdoor basketball, baseball fields, and tennis courts.

Did you know?

Missionary Ridge was developed in the 1880s and consisted of several large farms. Some farm houses remain, including the house located at 476 S. Crest Road, which was built for the daughter of one of the Ridge’s earliest settlers, F.J. Bennett, in 1880.

 
Cannon at Chickamauga National Military Park in Missionary Ridge
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