This rating is a weighted average of commute time, crime rate, population, median salary, and more.
This score adds annual household income and cost of living to the city rating.
Density (Population per mile²)
Compared to New York, Nashville-Davidson has a very low population density. Nashville-Davidson is perfect for those who like a quiet city.
Nashville-Davidson, TN is a great place to live. It has its pros and cons like any city, but with a quality of life rating of 7/10 and an overall value of 7/10, it’s no surprise why so many people choose to live here.
Population density is a way of determining how crowded an area is. Nashville-Davidson has a population density of 1,269, with 600,587 current residents.
Out of the 600,587 current residents, 48% are male and 51% are female. 48% of the residents are married and 51% are single.
- 56% Sun
- 48% Rain
- 10% Snow
59°F average temperature
- 32 years Median home age
- $153,650 Median home price
- -7.24% Home appreciation rate
- 8.51% Annual property tax
As for living in Nashville-Davidson, the air quality is 31% and the weather, on average, is 56% sunny, 48% rainy, and 10% snowy. The average temperature is 59°F.
Whether you’re looking to buy or rent a home in Nashville-Davidson, you should know that 51.4% of homes are owned while 41.5% of homes are rented, and 7.1% of homes are vacant. The median price of a home is $153,650, the median age of homes is 32 years, the annual home appreciation is -7.24% and the annual property tax is 8.51%.
Crime rate (per 100,000)9
When looking at the community of Nashville-Davidson, it’s important to determine the crime rate. Nashville-Davidson’s crime rate is 9 total number of crimes reported per 100,000 total population. The average age of residents in Nashville-Davidson is 36 years and the breakdown of political affiliations is 59.73% Democratic, 38.80% Republican, and 1.47% Independent.
Student teacher ratio 1:19
Management, Business, Art & Sciences
Sales & Office Occupations
Production, Transportation & Material Moving
Natural Resources, Construction & Maintenance
82%High school diploma
5%Some college or associates degree
10%Graduate or professional degree
When looking at Nashville-Davidson, it’s important to understand employment statistics. 8.90% of residents are unemployed in Nashville-Davidson (which does not include the percentage of residents who are no longer in the labor force). Of the employed Nashville-Davidson residents: 15.3% of employed residents work in the management and business field, 22.20% are in the arts and sciences field, 13.8% are in the customer service field, 28.5% are in the sales field, 0.12% work in farming, fishing, and forestry, 8.3% of employed residents work in the construction field, and 11.7% work in production. When it comes to education, the ratio of teachers to students is 1:19. The percentage of residents who have graduated high school is 81.90%, 5.00% of residents have an associate’s degree, 20.31% of residents have a bachelor’s degree, and 10.22% have a master’s degree.
Average commute time
Daily breakdown: by transport type
Work at home
If you plan on commuting to work in Nashville-Davidson, you should be aware that the average commute time is 25 minutes, compared to the national average commute time of 26.5 minutes. When it comes to commuting, residents of Nashville-Davidson have a few different options. 79% of commuters use their own cars, 13% of commuters carpool, 2% of commuters use the transit system, and 3% of residents work from home.