Renters living in Fountain City are awash with options to satisfy their basic to more particular lifestyle wants and needs. Fountain City is a kid-friendly community that offers plenty of conveniences and amenities for parents as well. If you're looking for a new place, check out the apartments for rent in neighboring Inskip and North Knoxville.
Dining, Drinking and Recreation
ApartmentGuide.com has ratings and reviews to help you in your search for a new place. To give you a greater sense of the area, a couple important streets to know in Fountain City are N Broadway St. and Tazewell Pike. These streets contain a larger share of services and amenities, including places to grab a bite and socialize, than other places in the area. Also, let our apartment finder tool help narrow your search to the businesses and services you want.
Wine and dine yourself in Fountain City with dinner at Chef Ben Hibachi & Chinese and drinks at Smokey's Sports Pub & Grill. If you're in the mood for drinks, options include Our Place and Jersey's Sports Pub. Additionally, easy and delicious grub can be ordered up at Sonic Drive-In and Ruby Tuesday. Both restaurants are in the neighborhood.
Residents looking for stress-relief can easily find time to take care of themselves, with options such as Crystal Spa and National Fitness Ctr in the nearby vicinity. As for other forms of recreation, take in some fresh air at Knoxville Parks & Recreation.
For more details regarding fun places to grab a bite or hit up Happy Hour in Fountain City, take a peek at the Yelp page.
Fountain City has multiple grocery stores in the area, including Magnolia Provision and Smoky Mountain Beef Jerky which are both located on Dutch Valley Dr. Help yourself to breakfast on-the-go and swing by a local bakery. Kroger Bakery is nearby on N Broadway St. and Scrumps Scrumpdiddlyumptious, another neighborhood bakery, is located on Hotel Rd. On top of that, the neighborhood is home to a few more universally familiar grocer chain stores, such as Kroger and Food City.
The Fountain City area provides residents with numerous retail options, such as Grammys Crafts & Gifts and Knoxville Soap Candle & Gifts, where shoppers can quickly and easily find what they're looking for. Or, if you want to add a touch of color and an artistic flair to your apartment, Parkside Open Door Gallery is on Hotel Rd. The area shopping mall, located on N Broadway St., offers popular retail options such as Big Lots and Dollar General.
Schools and School Districts
The schools near the apartments in Fountain City are Central High School, Gresham Middle School and Garden Montessori School. It's important to consult with local school district authorities near the apartments for rent you are in interested in to determine the exact schools your children may attend.
Central High School, a Knox County district high school, offers advanced-placement classes and has a low student-teacher ratio in its district.
In the Clinton, there are three elementary schools. The ratio of students to teachers and the size of the student body is smaller in Clinton district than in Knox County. Clinton district has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Knox County district.