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*
|January||48 degrees||27 degrees|
|April||70 degrees||43 degrees|
|July||87 degrees||64 degrees|
|October||71 degrees||45 degrees|
* Source: CLRSearch.com
^ Source: Weather.com
Summary of Greeneville/Greene County Taxes
Tennessee has no Personal Income Tax
Property tax per $100 assessed value:
- City – $2.1775
- County – $2.0145 (outside city limits)
- Combined City/County $4.1620 (County rate is reduced for Greeneville residents)
Property is assessed by the following methods:
- Residential & Farm Real Estate– 25%
- Commercial/Industrial – 40%
- Personal property tax – 30%
- State – 7%
- Local – 2.75%
Food - 4%
- County – 7%
- All county residents pay a $55 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. For more detailed information on taxes in the county, visit https://www.greenecountytngov.com/. For more information inside the city limits of Greeneville, visit https://www.greenevilletn.gov/.
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.