Refer to the appropriate Sector Plan for land use classifications in Knox County.
Low Density Residential (RA)
This residential zone provides for residential areas with low population densities. These areas are intended to be defined and protected from encroachment of uses not performing a function necessary to the residential environment.
Low Density Residential
- Land served by water and sewer utilities and by collector roads
- Slopes less than 25 percent
Traditional Neighborhood Development
- Neighborhoods where lots are typically less than 50 feet wide, and usually have sidewalks and alleys. This area isessentially the 19th and early 20th century grid street neighborhoods of Knoxville.
- Urban Growth Area or Planned Growth Areas where neighborhood orcommunity mixed use development is identified (see Mixed Use and Special Districts section)