Modern conveniences featuring some of Knoxville's cutest ranch neighborhoods.
Welcome to West Hills
West Hills is situated North of Kingston Pike and East of the Pellissippi Parkway. Tucked away but close to major roadways makes this community a great location for those commuting downtown or to the Oak Ridge National Lab. Discovery Channel is headquartered right in West Hill's making it a sure bet for those who want to be close to work. Many of the small neighborhoods offer ranch style or traditional homes and feature large mature landscaping. You will find large commercial development nearby in Cedar Bluff and be a relatively short drive to Downtown Knoxville.
Development in West Hills started in the 1950s and while West Knoxville experienced a boom in commercial development after that. West Hills has managed to retain its residential character thanks to the volunteers on West Hills community association which strive to keep the peaceful quiet that the community values.
What to Love
- Great for those commuting to Oak Ridge or Downtown Knoxville
- Quiet neighborhoods with larger level lots and mature landscaping
- Close to shopping, dinning, and Greenways
- Strong community monitoring development in the neighborhood and its vicinity
West Hills offers a friendly community and it's a desirable place for families and retirees. Being close to Greenways and parks, it is a great spot for those who enjoy active lifestyles.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
West Hills is close to both Downtown Knoxville and Cedar Bluff Shopping. Nearby big shopping retailers include Walmart and Sams Club, Lowe's, and Dick's Sporting Goods. You'll love all of the dining options just minutes from your doorstep. You'll be salivating for the flatbread pizza and fresh salads at Tomato Head. If you prefer southern comfort food, check out a family favorite at Ceddar's Scratch Kitchen. If you want to catch some live music be sure to check out TN Tap House which offers great service and delicious food for the entire family.
Residents love being close to Knoxville's only location of Trader Joe's and also have a Food City and Whole Foods nearby for a wider selection of grocery items.
For shopping you are not far from the West Town Mall which offers a Cinemark Theaters showing the latest released movies.
Things to Do
In West Hills be sure to check out John Bynon Park which stretches from West Hills Elementary School to the YMCA. There is plenty of fast open space that entices a game of ultimate frisbee or place to run with your favorite fido. There are numerous sport fields, basketball and tennis courts, and playgrounds and picnic areas. The Jean Teague Greenway runs through the park providing a wonderful recreational trail for a variety of users.
You won't want to miss the one of a kind, McKay's Bookstore experience. This vast two-story, used bookstore offers you everything from books, to games, to music, movies, and more.
West Hills is served by the Knox County School District schools. Residents will attend these schools: