Chattanooga, Tennessee, is in the Eastern time zone, according to Time and Date. Located in southeast Tennessee and known as the scenic city, Chattanooga is the fourth-largest city in Tennessee. It is also the Hamilton County seat.
Chattanooga lies at the transition between the ridge-and-valley portion of the Appalachian Mountains and the Cumberland Plateau. The city is surrounded by mountains and ridges. It is home to the world's first Coca-Cola bottling plant, according to Reference.com. Other notable businesses include Olan Mills Inc., Tennessee Valley Authority, DuPont and branch locations of AT&T and Cigna.
Chattanooga is also home to Chattanooga State Technical Community College and Tennessee Temple University. The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga boasts a student population of nearly 10,000 and is the second-largest campus of the University of Tennessee System.