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Which area in Chattanooga Zip 37411 is safe for kids without the huge price tag on homes?

Asked by Homebuyer, Uintah, UT Thu Jan 21, 2010

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Here are a couple of good links I think you'll find helpful:

Real Estate Listings for 37411
http://www.realestatecenterplus.remax-tennessee.com/real-est…

Community / Demographic Information for 37411
http://www.realestatecenterplus.remax-tennessee.com/37411-ch…
0 votes Thank Flag Link Mon Nov 12, 2012
I second much of what the other realtors have said. That feeling of security varies widely by individual. It would be very presumptuous of me to define that feeling for you, but there are several tools available to help you make your decision. I would definitely check the online sex offender registries. Chattanooga Police department and Hamilton Co both have overall crime statistics. You may also want to try http://www.chattablocks.com - this site collects public records, crime reports, and news stories.
0 votes Thank Flag Link Thu Aug 11, 2011
This is a very difficult question to answer. What is "SAFE" ? Everyone has their own ideas of what being "SAFE' means to them. The location next to creeks, lakes, cliffs, parks/recreations areas, traffic count, size of street and speed limits, and are there are sidewalks, curbs and street lights are just some factors to consider along with the crime rates and reports found at the http://www.chattanooga.gov website. In addition the choice of friends, playgrounds, and community involvement are all factors that influence safety. One thing to consider if you have concerns is to look at the Tennessee sex offender registry, http://www.tbi.state.tn.us/sex_ofender_reg/sex_ofender_reg.shtml . While no community is the perfect safe place to live and be crime free, taken some precautions to determine if a neighborhood is acceptable to you is a smart thing to do, but don't just take someone’s word for it! What I may think is a great place to live may be different from what you think! So best advice is to park your car at various times of the day in the neighborhood and observe the community in action. Get out of the car and visit with the neighbors ask them about the area, how long have they lived there, what have they observed and what is their experience in the everyday living that they have had.
0 votes Thank Flag Link Wed Jul 27, 2011
Yes, if you visit http://www.chattanooga.gov there is a link for the Police Dept. You can follow the instructions from there. Good Luck with your home search.
0 votes Thank Flag Link Wed Mar 3, 2010
Please visit chattanooga.gov for information on crime or "safe" areas.
0 votes Thank Flag Link Thu Jan 21, 2010
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