Ants in Tennessee

Tennessee ants are more commonly found in early spring. They can live both indoors and outdoors. There are a few species that you are likely to find in The Volunteer State that contribute to the ecosystem in their own way but can also be a nuisance to homeowners.

The common big black ants of Tennessee are the biting carpenter ants, while the large red ants here are usually the fire ants. Here is a list of ants you will likely come across in this state.

Types of Ants in Tennessee

Ants in Tennessee (TN)

Ants That Bite

  • Carpenter Ants
  • Fire Ants
  • Little Black Ant
  • Acrobat Ant
  • Argentine Ant
  • Crazy Ant

Ants That Don’t Bite