Belle Meade, TN Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Belle Meade, Tennessee - Basic Facts

The City of Belle Meade had a population of 3,089 as of July 1, 2016. Belle Meade ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Tennessee. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Belle Meade is located at latitude 36.0993 and longitude -86.8563 in Davidson County. The formal boundaries for the City of Belle Meade (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.08 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Davidson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 561 feet.

The City of Belle Meade (GNIS ID: 2403839) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The City of Belle Meade is located within Commissioner District 23, a minor civil division (MCD) of Davidson County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Belle Meade population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Belle Meade: Belle Mead.

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Belle Meade, TN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 3,089
Population in Households 3,089
Population in Familes 2,828
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,002
Diversity Index2 6


Total Households 1,126
Average Household Size 2.74
Family Households 898
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,215 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,036 (85.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 90 ( 7.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 89 ( 7.3%)
Median Home Value $999,498
Average Home Value $963,886


Median Household Income $200,001
Average Household Income $268,699
Per Capita Income $97,996
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.95% 1.3%
Households 0.76% 1.16%
Families 0.47% 1.05%
Median Household Income   0.0%
Per Capita Income   1.01%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Belle Meade, TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Belle Meade to the other 427 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 147 66th
Population Density1 # 74 83rd
Diversity Index2 # 408 5th
Median Household Income # 1 100th
Per Capita Income # 1 100th

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