Living here Like the oaks that gave it its name, Oak Ridge, Tennessee has branched out to become a thriving solid community. Known for its world-class science, Oak Ridge is one of the most influential cities in the United States. Oak Ridge is blessed with limitless amenities that make day-to-day living a pleasure. Safe neighborhoods, award-winning schools, top-notch healthcare and a traditional sense of community, make Oak Ridge the perfect environment to nurture a family or to nest for retirement. For information about relocation, contact us by clicking here.