Ooltewah: A Neighborhood Guide

Welcome to Ooltewah, one of Hamilton County’s fastest-growing areas, thriving off its beautiful scenery, numerous housing options, and proximity to prominent schools and businesses1. Let's explore what makes Ooltewah a wonderful place to call home.


Cambridge Square, a mixed-use development, contains locally owned eateries, boutiques, a florist, a DIY wood workshop, and more in the heart of Ooltewah1. Grocery stores such as ALDI, Publix, Walmart Supercenter, and Food City are also conveniently located for Ooltewah residents1.


Cambridge Square is home to a variety of locally owned eateries, offering a range of dining options right in the heart of Ooltewah1.

Outdoor Activities

Ooltewah is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts. The Wolftever Creek Greenway is a paved walking and exercise trail that connects pedestrians to parks, playgrounds, an amphitheater, and a dog park1. Also nearby is Enterprise South Nature Park, offering miles of walking paths, mountain biking trails, picnic areas, and a wildlife viewing platform1. Booker T. Washington State Park, situated on the shores of Chickamauga Lake, is home to a six-mile mountain biking trail, picnic pavilions, and more than 30 individual picnic sites1.


Public schools in the Ooltewah area include Ooltewah Elementary, Snow Hill Elementary, Wallace A. Smith Elementary, Wolftever Creek Elementary, Hunter Middle, Ooltewah Middle, and Ooltewah High School1. Several private education alternatives are nearby, including Silverdale Baptist Academy, St. Nicholas School, and Grace Academy1.

Other Community Features

Ooltewah is close to Enterprise South Industrial Park, which hosts employers such as Amazon, ADM, Volkswagen’s North American plant, Plastic Omnium, and Gestamp1. Other employers in the area include Hawker Powersource, Miller Industries, a FedEx warehouse, and RemSource USA, as well as Wacker Chemie and Whirlpool located in nearby Bradley County1.

Types of Housing Available

Ooltewah offers a generous supply of townhomes, condos, and single-family houses, with plenty of room for new construction, including brand-new communities like Bainbridge located in the heart of Ooltewah1. Other popular neighborhoods in the area include Thunder Farms, Seven Lakes, Hampton Creek, Flagstone, McKenzie Farm, Hidden Lakes, Meadow Stream, The Village of Oakbrook, Creekside at Hampton Meadows, Providence Point, Skyfall, Hamilton on Hunter, Hampton on the Lake, The Farm at Hampton Meadows, Highborne, and WindStone1.

Price Ranges of Available Housing

The median sale price of a home in Ooltewah was $415K last month, down 2.9% since last year. The median sale price per square foot in Ooltewah is $179, up 2.9% since last year1. Please note that these prices can fluctuate based on the market and the specific location within Ooltewah.
In conclusion, Ooltewah is a vibrant and growing neighborhood that offers a high quality of life. With its beautiful scenery, abundant amenities, and strong sense of community, it's no wonder that Ooltewah is one of Hamilton County's most desirable neighborhoods. Whether you're a young professional, a growing family, or a retiree, Ooltewah has something to offer you. Come and experience the vibrancy and charm of Ooltewah for yourself!


  1. Redfin - Ooltewah Housing Market 

Curious about what’s happening in the Ooltewah real estate market? Sign up for a  Ooltewah Real Estate Market Report to see what’s active, under contract, and sold!

Newest Ooltewah Properties for Sale