Fountain City, Tennessee, is a neighborhood in northern Knoxville, Tennessee. It is named for a large fountain. It was originally a separate suburban community from Knoxville. It was the largest unincorporated city in the United States until it was annexed by Knoxville in 1962.Interstate 640 marks the boundary between it and North Knoxville proper. It includes zip codes 37918 and 37912. It is bordered to the north by Halls Crossroads and Powell, two other communities of Knox County, Tennessee. Public schools in Fountain City include Shannondale Elementary, Sterchi Elementary, Fountain City Elementary, Inskip Elementary, Gresham Middle School, and Central High. Private schools include Garden Montessori and Nature's Way Montessori Schools. Fountain City was voted the best suburban community in Tennessee in 1986 by People magazine. Knoxville redirects here. ... The worlds highest fountain: King Fahds Fountain in Jeddah Three traditional fountain features: a low jet, a pair of raised basins, and sculpture with a water theme, here hippocamps (Villa Borghese, Rome) A traditional fountain is an arrangement where water issues from a source (Latin fons), fills a... Interstate 640 is a bypass of Interstate 40 running north of Knoxville, Tennessee. ... Halls Crossroads, Tennessee is a suburban community in Knox County, north of the city of Knoxville. ... Powell, Tennessee is a small town located in the Emory Road corridor, just north of Knoxville. ... Knox County is a U.S. county located in the U.S. state of Tennessee. ... Gresham is a 6-8th grade middle school in Knoxville, Tennessee located in the Fountain City, Tennessee district. ...
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