Tennessee

Tennessee Urban Forestry Coordinator

Brian Rucker
Urban Forester
Tennessee Forestry Division
P.O. Box 40627 Melrose Station
Nashville, TN, 37243
615-837-5439

If your inquiry is specific to an expected shipment from or information regarding the Arbor Day Foundation, please contact Member Services at
or 888-448-7337.

Tennessee is in zones: 5–8 (more)

Hardiness Zone Map

Tree City USA Communities: 40

City Years Population
Nashville 18 635475
Knoxville 22 180761
Chattanooga 23 170136
Clarksville 24 133080
Johnson City 13 63152
Jackson 27 59643
Franklin 8 59000
Bartlett 6 54613
Kingsport 27 50561
Collierville 8 46534
Cleveland 21 41285
Germantown 21 41000
Brentwood 24 37060
Cookeville 24 30500
Oak Ridge 25 29330
Morristown 11 29137
Maryville 32 27646
Bristol 25 26702
Tullahoma 16 18655
Sevierville 29 14807
Athens 32 13520
McMinnville 12 13000
Lakeland 9 10848
Crossville 13 10795
Alcoa 26 8449
Pulaski 20 7916
Signal Mountain 3 7554
Sweetwater 13 6010
Pigeon Forge 12 5874
Kingston 2 4900
Livingston 8 4500
Harrogate 12 4389
Jonesborough 9 4361
Rogersville 8 4321
Gatlinburg 25 3944
Parsons 5 2354
Sewanee 23 2311
Norris 34 1629
Pittman Center 5 550
Bell Buckle 13 405
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