Located in Tennessee, United States, the town of Mount Carmel is located in the Kingsport metropolitan area.
Mount Carmel is very quiet, as the streets are usually very tranquil.
The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of Mount Carmel is an important part of its character. This part of the Kingsport metropolitan area has quite a good variety of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy roughly 70% of the units in Mount Carmel while the rest are rented. Roughly 40% of properties in this town were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
There are only a few primary schools in Mount Carmel and accordingly they can be a long walk away. Moreover, this part of the Kingsport metropolitan area does not have any high schools. When it comes to food, a car is typically needed in Mount Carmel to access the closest supermarket. There are a few opportunities for those who care about close by restaurants.
Getting around by car is very convenient in Mount Carmel. Finding a place to park is quite easy. However, it is very difficult for people walking to move around in this part of the Kingsport metropolitan area as meeting daily needs is very challenging on foot.