Welcome to Watts Bar Lake. Whether you like fishing, golfing, skiing, boating, hiking, blue grass, opera, theatre or shopping, you have come to the right place. The nine county area of which Knoxville is the center offers all this and more. With over 13 different lakes and hundreds of communities, you can find what you are looking for without breaking your budget. There are many affordable homes on or off the lake and even more building lots to choose from. Watts Bar has welcomed many new home owners from all over, due in part to our affordable economy, low property taxes and lack of an income tax. Our great weather is also a big factor for new arrivals. Our central proximity in the United States make getting to and from other areas, simple, quick and affordable. Come and take a tour of what Watts Bar Area has to offer and see for yourself.