City of Saltillo, Tennessee
Welcome to the City of Saltillo, we are located at River Marker 172 on the banks of the beautiful Tennessee River. Saltillo is a progressive resort town and retirement community rich in heritage and history but with a small town feel.
Initially founded in 1822 by Thomas Shannon, Saltillo became a shipping point along the Tennessee River. Originally Davy’s Landing, Saltillo was given its present name in 1849. Architecture from this era still stands today providing a rich view of yesteryear for visitors to our town.
Saltillo offers a peaceful river lifestyle with boating, fishing and other water activities year round making it one of the most sought out communities to live and visit. In addition to the activities on the river, Saltillo hosts an annual River Day Festival, annual fireworks display, Tennessee River Poker Run and Primitive Arts Heritage Festival each year drawing thousands of visitors to our town.