Metropolitan Government of Nashville-Davidson, TN Profile: Facts & Data

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Metropolitan Government of Nashville-Davidson, Tennessee - Basic Facts

The Metropolitan Government of Nashville-Davidson is the largest city in Tennessee with a population of 696,653 as of July 1, 2020. Metropolitan Government of Nashville-Davidson ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 Metropolitan Government of Nashville-Davidson is located at latitude 36.1715 and longitude -86.7843 in Davidson County. The formal boundaries for the Metropolitan Government of Nashville-Davidson encompass a land area of 475.93 sq. miles and a water area of 21.7 sq. miles. Davidson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 423 feet.

The Metropolitan Government of Nashville-Davidson (GNIS ID: ) has a C8 Census Class Code which indicates the balance of a consolidated city excluding the separately incorporated place(s) within that consolidated government. Separate census estimates are also produced for the semi-independent places which together with the "balance record," sum to the entire territory of the consolidated city.

The Metropolitan Government of Nashville-Davidson is located within Commissioner District 19, a minor civil division (MCD) of Davidson County.


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Metropolitan Government of Nashville-Davidson, TN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2020)

POPULATION

Total Population 696,653 (100%)
Population in Households 670,296 (96.2%)
Population in Families 478,350 (68.7%)
Population in Group Quarters1 26,357 ( 3.8%)
Population Density 1,465
Diversity Index2 65
 
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $61,337
Average Household Income $86,015
% of Income for Mortgage4 18%
Per Capita Income $35,902
Wealth Index5 85
 

HOUSING

Total HU (Housing Units) 312,488 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 154,426 (49.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 132,481 (42.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 25,581 ( 8.2%)
Median Home Value $258,223
Average Home Value $319,304
Housing Affordability Index3 133
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 286,907
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 155,492
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different races 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2020 2020-2025
Population 1.41% 1.45%
Households 1.35% 1.44%
Families 1.13% 1.23%
Median Household Income   1.53%
Per Capita Income   1.94%
Owner Occupied HU   1.13%

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Metropolitan Government of Nashville-Davidson, TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Metropolitan Government of Nashville-Davidson to the other 429 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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 # 1 100th
Population Density # 28 94th
Median Household Income # 75 83rd
Housing Affordability Index # 24 6th
Per Capita Income # 33 93rd
Diversity Index # 5 99th

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