Kingsport is a city located within Tennessee, United States.
Kingsport is reasonably quiet, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic - however some parts can be quite loud, especially closer to one of the railway lines, the airport (Tri-Cities Regional Tennessee-Virginia Airport), Interstate 81 or Interstate 26.
In Kingsport, many of the dwellings are single detached homes, whereas the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings. The median year of construction for dwellings in this city is 1977. This city has quite a good selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 70% of the properties in the city are occupied by home owners while renters occupy the remainder.
Reaching one of around 40 grocery stores on foot is practical for some, but not all, property owners in Kingsport. Residents of Kingsport are served by over 200 restaurants as well. In terms of education, residents may find it difficult to access high schools and primary schools on foot. House owners benefit from public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level.
Kingsport is especially car friendly. Accessing a place to park is generally easy. However, walking is not very practical for home buyers in this city as very few daily errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.