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We are a Tennessee Tradition

As a family-owned, community bank, First Century takes pride in creating true and meaningful relationships with our customers and within the local communities where we live. Our commercials convey a sense of family, convenience, service, and dedication. Our brand clearly shows our commitment to delivering the best products and services in our industry and all the conveniences that allow you to bank where you live and work. As always, we are committed to serving you and meeting your needs.

A Tennessee Tradition

Since 1894, First Century Bank has been a Tennessee Tradition – a bank where folks get the right financial solutions by people who care. You will find that we understand your financial needs by providing personal attention and prompt service – day in and day out. We offer competitive rates, convenient account options, and all the latest technology advancements. Come in and be a part of a true Tennessee Tradition where our knowledgeable professionals make banking simple. First Century Bank, transforming the way you bank.

This is Our Story

Deep in the heart of the Appalachian Mountains of East Tennessee First Century Bank was founded in 1894. Times have changed since then, but one thing has remained – Our roots are strong, our foundation is Solid, and we stand tall with pride and dignity – Just like the Oak Tree. This is Our Story.

Core Values

At First Century Bank, our Core Values are Honesty, Loyalty, Integrity, Dependability, and Character – Since 1894.

Strong Roots

Your financial success starts with strong roots and a sturdy foundation. First Century is a true community bank – family owned and operated. You can trust us to be your foundation. First Century Bank, We’re more than just a bank, We’re a Tennessee Tradition.