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Quality of Life


Greene County experiences four very distinct, mild seasons. This comfortable weather creates amazing, picture-perfect views and allows residents and visitors to enjoy the limitless outdoor recreational activities of the mountains.

Average annual rainfall: 43.1 inches*
Average annual snowfall: 11 inches*

Average Temperatures^ High Low
January 46 degrees 20 degrees
April 69 degrees 36 degrees
July 87 degrees 60 degrees
October 71 degrees 37 degrees

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Summary of Greeneville/Greene County Taxes

Property tax per $100 assessed value:

  • City – $1.8590
  • County – $1.51 (outside city limits)
  • $1.3137 (inside city limits)

Property is assessed by the following methods:

  • Residential – 25%
  • Commercial/Industrial – 40%
  • Personal property tax – 30%

Sales Tax:

  • State – 7%
  • Local – 2.75%

Hotel/Motel Tax:

  • County – 7%

Wheel Tax:

  • All county residents pay a $20 wheel tax for each registered vehicle

According to the U.S. Department of Commerce, the tax burden in Tennessee for both businesses and individuals is among the lowest in the nation and lowest of all southern states.

Shopping & Dining

Get out and enjoy delicious food and charming shops, all while supporting our local economy. Learn more.

Things to Do

There's a lot to see and do in Greene County. From brushing up on American history to enjoying the great outdoors, there's something here for everyone. Learn more