Named #1 Best Place to Live in America, by Money.com in 2019 – Clarksville is a charming riverfront community off I-24 just 40 minutes northwest of Nashville near the Kentucky border and neighboring Fort Campbell Military Installation. Located within a day’s drive from 76% of major U.S. cities and strategically positioned approximately 250 miles from the population center of the United States, Clarksville is a mere 40 miles from Nashville International Airport (BNA).
Named the 5th fastest growing city in the nation (U.S. Census Bureau, July 2013) and the second-fastest-growing MSA, Clarksville-Montgomery County is experiencing tremendous change – but even with its accelerated growth, the community maintains its rich history, culture and a strong sense of community.
While new schools, new Industries, a new hospital, and new residential developments mark the impressive progress in Montgomery County – Clarksville remains a community steeped in heritage. Visitors and residents alike can experience the areas charming downtown district, unique historical architecture and local history through area attractions, and a variety of community festivals and entertainment events that take place year-round.
To boot, a mild climate, four distinct seasons, a low cost of living and the abundance of natural scenic beauty are just a few of the reasons why over 150,000 residents call this home. Whether you’re planning a visit or event, building a business, or relocating, Clarksville-Montgomery County is an excellent choice!