Quality of Life
The Sweet Life.
Tipton County has all the amenities of a big city, but with a historic charm, quaint community and peaceful family life only a smaller community could offer. Part of the Memphis Metropolitan Area, Tipton County draws people from other major cities to come enjoy the sweet life here.
The low cost of living, incredible outdoor life and downtown charm makes Tipton County a desirable place to live. Residents and visitors alike will enjoy exploring the great outdoors, among the several historic sites and markers and the multiple county parks.
Residents in Tipton County love and appreciate its historic beauty and are revitalizing the many if the historic sites to showcase its beauty. Explore Covington's Historic Square, with its revitalized streetscape, restored theater and many shops, restaurants, residential lofts and a museum. Throughout the year, several events and festivals take place in Downtown Covington, including the Covington-Tipton County Heritage Festival and Dickens on the Square.
Tipton County is an outdoor lovers paradise. With three lakes, three golf courses, several parks and nature trails, Tipton County has no shortage of outdoor activities. Wildlife enthusiasts will love the Lower Hatchie National Wildlife Refuge or the beautiful Glenn Springs Lake. Explore the handicap accessible Drummonds Park, a 30-acre community park with walking trails, a playground, picnic pavilions, soccer fields, amphitheater and an arboretum.
Living the sweet life in Tipton County is easy. Between the Covington Sportsplex, the Covington Aquatic Facility, the many amazing parks and the new Tipton County Public Library, residents have an unmatched quality of life. Families can enjoy the many kids' programs, the many family-friendly events and the amazing parks. The Covington Court Square Farmers Market is a favorite destination throughout the spring and summer.