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Nashville
  • City in Tennessee

Report Card

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade C+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C minus
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade A
  5. Good for Families
    grade B
  6. Diversity
    grade A
  7. Jobs
    grade B+
  8. Weather
    grade B minus
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A minus
  12. Commute
    grade B+

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Nashville is a city in Tennessee with a population of 663,750. Nashville is in Davidson County and is one of the best places to live in Tennessee. Living in Nashville offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Nashville there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Nashville and residents tend to lean liberal.

About

About Nashville...
Population
663,750

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$239,000
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,100
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    46%
  • Own
    54%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    709.5
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    12.1
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    63.7
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    287.8
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    490.9
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    3,150.5
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    399.8
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    8%
  • 18-24 years
    10%
  • 25-34 years
    20%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    12%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    15%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    26%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    25%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    22%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    11%
    national  12%

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