Ooltewah

Sought-After Suburb

One of the fastest-growing areas in Hamilton County, the lively Ooltewah community boasts modern comforts along with a variety of housing options, beautiful scenery, and proximity to prominent schools and businesses.

 

Ooltewah’s real estate scene has it all, from tasteful townhomes to elegant estates and gated golf course communities. Among many, popular neighborhoods in the area include Thunder Farms, Seven Lakes, Hampton Creek, Flagstone, McKenzie Farm, Hidden Lakes, Meadow Stream, The Village of Oakbrook, Creekside at Hampton Meadows, Providence Point, Skyfall, Hamilton on Hunter, Hampton on the Lake, The Farm at Hampton Meadows, Highborne, and WindStone. Additionally, Cambridge Square is home to a residential district boasting modern floor plans and architecturally distinct design styles. New constructions are constantly in the works in Ooltewah, including a proposed $50 million housing project that will add 184 single-family homes off of Ooltewah-Georgetown Road.

Nestled between Chattanooga and Cleveland, Ooltewah is close to Enterprise South Industrial Park, which hosts employers such as Amazon, ADM, Volkswagen’s North American plant, Plastic Omnium, and Gestamp. Other employers in the area include Hawker Powersource, Miller Industries, a FedEx warehouse, and RemSource USA, as well as Wacker Chemie and Whirlpool located in nearby Bradley County.

With I-75 nearby, Ooltewah has convenient access to downtown Chattanooga, the Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport, and interstates leading to Nashville, Knoxville, Atlanta, and Birmingham.

Public schools in the Ooltewah area include Ooltewah Elementary, Snow Hill Elementary, Wolftever Creek Elementary, Wallace A. Smith Elementary, Hunter Middle, Ooltewah Middle, and Ooltewah High School. Several private education alternatives are nearby, including Silverdale Baptist Academy, St. Nicholas School, and Grace Academy. See the red pins on the map below.

Family medical and dental care are all easily accessible to Ooltewah residents, while nearby healthcare systems include Tennova Primary Care – Ooltewah, CHI Memorial Imaging Center, Erlanger East Hospital in East Brainerd, Parkridge East Hospital in East Ridge, and two Parkridge Valley campuses in East Brainerd. Several of the region’s top senior care facilities, such as The Bridge at Ooltewah, Life Care Center of Ooltewah, Life Care Center of Collegedale, Garden Plaza of Greenbriar Cove, Morning Pointe of Collegedale at Greenbriar Cove, The Lantern at Morning Pointe of Collegedale, and Morning Pointe of East Hamilton, are also close by. See the blue pins on the map below.

Mixed-use development Cambridge Square is a hub of activity; here, you’ll find local boutiques and shops as well as upscale restaurants, neighborhood pubs, and tasty treats. Popular grocery stores Publix, ALDI, Walmart Supercenter, and Food City are also convenient to Ooltewah residents. Featuring locally grown food, the Ooltewah Farmers Market is held every Thursday year-round at Ooltewah Nursery & Landscape Co.

The Wolftever Creek Greenway is a paved walking and exercise trail that stretches along Wolftever Creek and connects pedestrians to parks, playgrounds, an amphitheater, and a dog park. Situated on 2,800 wooded acres, Enterprise South Nature Park has trails for hiking, biking, and horseback riding in addition to picnic areas and a wildlife viewing platform. Just a stone’s throw from Ooltewah, Booker T. Washington State Park is the perfect place for a hike or picnic with scenic views of Chickamauga Lake. 

St. Francis of Assisi Episcopal Church celebrates the Annual Blessing of the Animals to commemorate St. Francis, the church’s patron saint of animals and the environment. The fun-filled day includes a short liturgy as well as a pet parade, petting zoo, and pet adoption provided by local rescue organizations. The Ooltewah Farmers Market hosts an annual Melon Fest, featuring seed spitting contests, line dancing, and plenty of watermelon-themed items. 

Ooltewah is home to The Honors Course, a private golf course that has hosted many state, regional, national, and international amateur championships, as well as The Ooltewah Club – a private club offering golf, a driving range, tennis courts, a swimming pool, and more. Ooltewah Swim Center provides pool activities and swimming lessons for all ages, while the Summit of Softball Complex boasts eight playing fields that accommodate both fast-pitch and slow-pitch softball and baseball.

Ooltewah is home to popular grocery chains including ALDI, Publix, Walmart Supercenter, and Food City. Located in Cambridge Square, Spek Artisan Meats is the area’s specialty butcher shop, while R Market at Wired Coffee Bar is a brand-new specialty foods market that focuses on breakfast, lunch, and grab-and-go options. See the green pins on the map below.

Did you know?

The Honors Course is proud to host three upcoming USGA Championships: the U.S. Senior Amateur Championship in 2021, the U.S. Women’s Amateur in 2026, and the U.S. Amateur in 2031. 

Sought-After Suburb

One of the fastest-growing areas in Hamilton County, the lively Ooltewah community boasts modern comforts along with a variety of housing options, beautiful scenery, and proximity to prominent schools and businesses.

Real Estate:

Ooltewah’s real estate scene has it all, from tasteful townhomes to elegant estates and gated golf course communities. Among many, popular neighborhoods in the area include Thunder Farms, Seven Lakes, Hampton Creek, Flagstone, McKenzie Farm, Hidden Lakes, Meadow Stream, The Village of Oakbrook, Creekside at Hampton Meadows, Providence Point, Skyfall, Hamilton on Hunter, Hampton on the Lake, The Farm at Hampton Meadows, Highborne, and WindStone. Additionally, Cambridge Square is home to a residential district boasting modern floor plans and architecturally distinct design styles. New constructions are constantly in the works in Ooltewah, including a proposed $50 million housing project that will add 184 single-family homes off of Ooltewah-Georgetown Road.

Top Employers:

Nestled between Chattanooga and Cleveland, Ooltewah is close to Enterprise South Industrial Park, which hosts employers such as Amazon, ADM, Volkswagen’s North American plant, Plastic Omnium, and Gestamp. Other employers in the area include Hawker Powersource, Miller Industries, a FedEx warehouse, and RemSource USA, as well as Wacker Chemie and Whirlpool located in nearby Bradley County.

Transportation:

With I-75 nearby, Ooltewah has convenient access to downtown Chattanooga, the Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport, and interstates leading to Nashville, Knoxville, Atlanta, and Birmingham.

Education:

Public schools in the Ooltewah area include Ooltewah Elementary, Snow Hill Elementary, Wolftever Creek Elementary, Wallace A. Smith Elementary, Hunter Middle, Ooltewah Middle, and Ooltewah High School. Several private education alternatives are nearby, including Silverdale Baptist Academy, St. Nicholas School, and Grace Academy. See the red pins on the map below.

Health + Wellness:

Family medical and dental care are all easily accessible to Ooltewah residents, while nearby healthcare systems include Tennova Primary Care – Ooltewah, CHI Memorial Imaging Center, Erlanger East Hospital in East Brainerd, Parkridge East Hospital in East Ridge, and two Parkridge Valley campuses in East Brainerd. Several of the region’s top senior care facilities, such as The Bridge at Ooltewah, Life Care Center of Ooltewah, Life Care Center of Collegedale, Garden Plaza of Greenbriar Cove, Morning Pointe of Collegedale at Greenbriar Cove, The Lantern at Morning Pointe of Collegedale, and Morning Pointe of East Hamilton, are also close by. See the blue pins on the map below.

Grocery Stores:

Ooltewah is home to popular grocery chains including ALDI, Publix, Walmart Supercenter, and Food City. Located in Cambridge Square, Spek Artisan Meats is the area’s specialty butcher shop, while R Market at Wired Coffee Bar is a brand-new specialty foods market that focuses on breakfast, lunch, and grab-and-go options. See the green pins on the map below.

Shopping + Dining:

Mixed-use development Cambridge Square is a hub of activity; here, you’ll find local boutiques and shops as well as upscale restaurants, neighborhood pubs, and tasty treats. Popular grocery stores Publix, ALDI, Walmart Supercenter, and Food City are also convenient to Ooltewah residents. Featuring locally grown food, the Ooltewah Farmers Market is held every Thursday year-round at Ooltewah Nursery & Landscape Co.

Outdoors + Parks:

The Wolftever Creek Greenway is a paved walking and exercise trail that stretches along Wolftever Creek and connects pedestrians to parks, playgrounds, an amphitheater, and a dog park. Situated on 2,800 wooded acres, Enterprise South Nature Park has trails for hiking, biking, and horseback riding in addition to picnic areas and a wildlife viewing platform. Just a stone’s throw from Ooltewah, Booker T. Washington State Park is the perfect place for a hike or picnic with scenic views of Chickamauga Lake. 

Festivals:

St. Francis of Assisi Episcopal Church celebrates the Annual Blessing of the Animals to commemorate St. Francis, the church’s patron saint of animals and the environment. The fun-filled day includes a short liturgy as well as a pet parade, petting zoo, and pet adoption provided by local rescue organizations. The Ooltewah Farmers Market hosts an annual Melon Fest, featuring seed spitting contests, line dancing, and plenty of watermelon-themed items. 

Sports:

Ooltewah is home to The Honors Course, a private golf course that has hosted many state, regional, national, and international amateur championships, as well as The Ooltewah Club – a private club offering golf, a driving range, tennis courts, a swimming pool, and more. Ooltewah Swim Center provides pool activities and swimming lessons for all ages, while the Summit of Softball Complex boasts eight playing fields that accommodate both fast-pitch and slow-pitch softball and baseball.

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