Rossville, Tennessee

Rossville, Tennessee Real Estate, Area and Community Information

Rossville is a small Tennessee town located in Fayette County. The 2014 population is estimated to be 700 residents. Since the year 2000, the population has risen 48 percent and the value of Rossville real estate is largely responsible for that.

Rossville is served by the Fayette County School District, a public school system. The district operates 10 schools and educates children in grades Pre-K through grade 12. The graduation rate is higher than the graduation rate in the state and that speaks well for the school district.

Available real estate in Rossville includes single family homes and undeveloped land in a wide range of costs. A lot of the housing is relatively new, which is a sign of a robust economy and employment and other amenities are attracting residents. The crime rate in Rossville is significantly lower than the state average and that helps to make Rossville homes for sale appealing. The town is incredibly family friendly and that is an important feature for the Rossville home buyer.

Residents should keep in mind to secure the services of a Rossville real estate agent when looking for Rossville properties.


Rossville is one of the oldest towns in the county and was named after one of the early settlers who donated the property in 1859. Union soldiers used the town as an encampment during the Civil War and destroyed the town. The town did rebuild and began to prosper as settlers began to flock to the area. The first school was built in 1866 and replaced in 1899. The first church was built in 1870 by the Baptists and offered services for both Methodists and Baptists. The town was incorporated in 1903.

Parks and Recreation

The active family interested in Rossville TN real estate will appreciate the parks and recreational opportunities in Rossville and the surrounding Fayette County area. The recreational opportunities available include playgrounds and tot lots, sports fields and picnic areas. There are several facilities available for rent that is ideal for family or corporate events.

Attractions and Activities

Families with children will appreciate the activities available for children. The town and surrounding area includes family fun centers, miniature golf, art studios, nature centers, Children’s Museum and zoo, paintball and a State Park that offers camping, fishing and hiking.


Rossville and the surrounding area are home to a number of events. Home buyers will find a variety of holiday celebrations and festivities offered in the area. These festivals include great events such as the New Years Eve First Night. Seasonal events including Farmer’s Markets, street fairs and family oriented events are always great fun to attend as well.  

Residents should always consult a Rossville rRealtorwhen Rossville homes. They will to guide the resident to the ideal property or home.
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