Located near the Tennessee River in the southeastern area of the state of Tennessee, Chattanooga is the fourth-largest city in the state and – along with Knoxville – makes up the more heavily populated areas in the eastern section.
Centrally located to a number of larger cities in the south, Chattanooga is 118 miles northwest of Atlanta, GA, 112 miles southwest of Knoxville, 134 miles southeast of Nashville and 147 miles northeast of Birmingham, AL.
Chattanooga is surrounded by mountains and ridges and has the nickname of “Scenic City” while the city is also known for the 1941 song, “Chattanooga Choo Choo.” The city has a population of 168,000 and a metropolitan area of 548,000. Chattanooga grew rapidly after the arrival of the railroad in 1850 and was the site of much activity during the American Civil War.
Today, Chattanooga boasts its own typeface as well as launched the first one-gigabit-a-second Internet service in the United States in 2010. Downtown Chattanooga boasts a variety of entertainment, dining, and cultural attractions, anchored by the Tennessee Aquarium and featuring The Creative Discovery Museum and the historic Walnut Street Bridge.
Sales Tax on Gold and Silver in Chattanooga
In Chattanooga, the tax rate is currently 9.25% and that applies to most precious metals. Although there may be some exemptions, it is best to check the location where precious metals are purchased to be sure of the current tax rate.
Local Gold and Silver Dealers in Chattanooga
Chattanooga Coins offers PCGS and NGC certified coins, as well as numismatic collectibles in price ranges suitable for every collector. The shop specializes in collectible gold and silver coins, plus American Eagles, Morgan silver dollars, Presidential dollars, mint, and proof sets, U.S. coins from pennies to dollars, bags of wheat pennies, and collecting supplies.
100 Bailey Ave
Rossville, GA 30741
Dalton Gold & Silver Exchange
Dalton Gold & Silver Exchange is renowned for their high-quality selection of graded rare coins and is a member of the American Numismatic Association. The shop carries Morgan silver dollars and pre-1933 U.S. gold coins from three southern U.S. mints, in Dahlonega, Charlotte, and New Orleans.
108 South Hamilton Street
Dalton, GA 30720
Empire Gold & Silver
Among the largest coin and precious metal dealers in the Chattanooga, Empire Gold & Silver buys all forms of gold and silver, including coins, flatware, jewelry, and bullion in any condition.
1132 Battlefield Pkwy
Fort Oglethorpe, GA 30742
Fort O Rare Coins
Fort O Rare Coins buys and sells precious metals, coins, and bullion.
5805 Lee Hwy #304
Chattanooga, TN 37421
MK Precious Metals/ Cash for Gold
With more than 30 years of experience in trading bullion, MK Precious Metals buys and sells U.S. coins, gold and silver coins, and bullion bars. The shop purchases all forms of precious metal, such as jewelry and scrap gold and deal extensively in gold and silver bars, as well as pre-1964 U.S. silver coinage.
100 West Walnut Avenue Suite 62
Dalton, GA 30720
Known for their extensive inventory of numismatic collectibles, gold, and silver, Southern Gold carries proof and mint sets, state quarters, U.S. coins from every era, and gold and silver coins.
5307 Brainerd Rd
Chattanooga, TN 37411
Southern Precious Metals ExchangeSouthern Precious Metals Exchange are members of several state numismatic societies, including the American Numismatic Association.
5828 Ringgold Rd
Chattanooga, TN 37412
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