As the location of the historic Col. J.M. Barker home, the Fairmount neighborhood features many older homes built in the 1940s-60s, as well as several built even earlier. A portion of the neighborhood has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places. King University, founded in 1867, is also located in the Fairmount neighborhood.


Fairmount Elementary School
821 Virginia Ave.

Tennessee Middle School
840 Alabama St.

Tennessee High School
1112 Edgemont Ave.

King University
1350 King College Road

Health & Safety

Fire Stations

Fire Station 2
1109 King College Road


Bristol Regional Medical Center
1 Medical Park Blvd.


Historic Col. J.M. Barker Home
808 Pennsylvania Ave.


Avoca Branch Library
1550 Volunteer Pkwy.

Culture & Entertainment

Pinnacle 12
680 Pinnacle Pkwy.

Twin City Drive-In Theatre
2512 Volunteer Pkwy.



Anderson Park
341 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.

DeFriece Park
101 Stine St.

Golf Courses

Golf Club of Bristol
6045 Old Jonesboro Road

Hiking Trails

Wes Davis Greenway (paved trail)
215 Volunteer Parkway


South Holston Dam
918 Holston View Dam Road

Where we learn

How we Play

Where we Live