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Overview

Introduction to Brentwood, Tennessee

Brentwood, Tennessee, in Williamson county, is 9 miles S of Nashville, Tennessee. The city is located in the Nashville metropolitan area. Brentwood has a population of 23,445.

Brentwood History

Brentwood was named after an English Estate. The first settlers of the area arrived in the late 1700s. A large portion of the land was given to Revolutionary War soldiers by the state of North Carolina. The area prospered gradually but was almost totally ruined during the Civil War. In the 1920’s, the area was rebuilt and began to prosper again.

Brentwood and nearby Attractions

  • Owl Creek Park
  • Maryland Way Park
  • River Park
  • Adventure Science Museum
  • Tennessee State Museum
  • Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum

Things To Do In Brentwood

The city of Brentwood offers easy access to the Nashville Golf and Athletic Club. Popular parks in the area include Granny White Park, Tower Park, Crockett Park and Primm Park. Shopping facilities are available at the Liberty Place Shopping Center and the Brentwood Place Shopping Center. Local churches include the Holt Chapel, Concord Road Church and Owens Chapel.

Brentwood Transportation

Nashville International is the nearest major airport.

Brentwood Higher Education

Nearby institutions offering higher education are David Lipscomb University, Tennessee State University and Columbia State Community College.

People

Total Population 39,974
Male Share of the Population 49.2%
Female Share of the Population 50.8%
Senior Citizens 11.5%
Employed Population 16+ 18,351
Age of the Population 41

Families

% of people married 71.3%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 70.3%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $151,446
% Above Poverty Level 97.4%
% Below Poverty Level 2.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 24 minutes
% Working from Home 8.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.6%
% Using Public Transportation 0.3%

Housing

People Living Alone 9.7%
Median Gross Rent $2,034
Median House Value $506,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 19.4%
US/American 0%
English 16.9%
Irish 12.1%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Brentwood Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 9 miles S of Nashville, Tennessee
County Williamson
Metro Area Nashville
Standard Zip Codes 37027
P.O. Box Zip Codes 37024
Phone Area Codes 615
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 36.033
Longitude -86.782

Brentwood Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station FRANKLIN SEWAGE PLANT
Distance 7.4 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 45 F
Apr Temp 43 to 69 F
Jul Temp 66 to 89 F
Oct Temp 44 to 71 F
Annual Precip 54.3 inches
Station NASHVILLE INTL AP
Distance 8 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 46 F
Apr Temp 47 to 70 F
Jul Temp 70 to 89 F
Oct Temp 49 to 71 F
Annual Precip 48.1 inches
Station NEAPOLIS EXP STN
Distance 24.6 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 47 F
Apr Temp 45 to 71 F
Jul Temp 67 to 91 F
Oct Temp 45 to 73 F
Annual Precip 57 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Franklin 68,549 $104,434
La Vergne 34,081 $55,983
Nolensville 6,361 $111,048
Pegram 2,166 $63,787
Smyrna 43,580 $64,404

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Brentwood Public Libraries

Library
Brentwood Public Library
8109 CONCORD ROAD
Brentwood, Tennessee
(615) 371-0090
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Brentwood High Schools

BRENTWOOD HIGH SCHOOL
5304 MURRAY LA
615-373-8237
Serves 1,362 students.

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