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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 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.

Demographics

People

Total Population40,873
Male Share of the Population49.3%
Female Share of the Population50.7%
Senior Citizens12.1%
Employed Population 16+18,894
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married70.3%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher70.9%
Median Earnings25+$77,527
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$20,917
Median Earnings With High School Degree$38,026

Wealth

Median Family Income$159,867
% Above Poverty Level97.2%
% Below Poverty Level2.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home8.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.6%
% Using Public Transportation0.3%

Housing

People Living Alone10.2%
Median Gross Rent$1,922
Median House Value$555,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)20.1%
English16.8%
Irish12.5%
Scottish4.2%
Italian3.9%
Polish2.2%
French Except Basque2.1%
Dutch1.1%
Swedish1.1%
Norwegian0.9%
Russian0.8%
Welsh0.7%
Swiss0.6%
Iranian0.5%
African0.4%
Arab0.4%
Ukrainian0.3%
Lithuanian0.3%
Greek0.3%
Canadian0.3%
Czech0.2%
Danishn0.2%
Hungarian0.2%
Slovak0.2%
Lebanese0.1%
Egyptian0.1%
Afghan)0.1%
Austrian0.1%
Bulgarian0.1%
German0.1%
Portuguese0.1%
Serbian0.1%
Belgian0.1%
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Brentwood Almanac

CategoryValue
County Williamson County
Standard Zip Codes37027
P.O. Box Zip Codes37024
Phone Area Codes615
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude35.99
Approximate Longitude-86.78

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)

StationFRANKLIN SEWAGE PLANT
Distance7.4 miles
Jan Temp25 to 45 F
Apr Temp43 to 69 F
Jul Temp66 to 89 F
Oct Temp44 to 71 F
Annual Precip54.3 inches
StationNASHVILLE INTL AP
Distance8 miles
Jan Temp28 to 46 F
Apr Temp47 to 70 F
Jul Temp70 to 89 F
Oct Temp49 to 71 F
Annual Precip48.1 inches
StationNEAPOLIS EXP STN
Distance24.6 miles
Jan Temp26 to 47 F
Apr Temp45 to 71 F
Jul Temp67 to 91 F
Oct Temp45 to 73 F
Annual Precip57 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Franklin70,625$107,655
La Vergne34,451$58,834
Nolensville6,724$111,919
Pegram2,292$76,111
Smyrna45,369$65,871

Brentwood Public Libraries

The Brentwood Library
8109 CONCORD ROAD
Brentwood, Tennessee
(615) 371-0090

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Brentwood Hospitals

Quorum Health Resources
(Proprietary)
105 Continental Place
(615) 371-7979

Brentwood Public Schools

Brentwood High School
5304 Murray La
ZIP: 37027
(615) 472-4220
High
Total Enrollment 1689
Brentwood Middle School
5324 Murray La
ZIP: 37027
(615) 472-4250
Middle
Total Enrollment 1261
Crockett Elementary
9019 Crockett Rd
ZIP: 37027
(615) 472-4340
Primary
Total Enrollment 838
Edmondson Elementary
851 Edmondson Pk
ZIP: 37027
(615) 472-4360
Primary
Total Enrollment 761
Granbery Elementary
5501 Hill Rd
ZIP: 37027
(615) 333-5112
Primary
Total Enrollment 742
Grassland Elementary
6803 Manley La
ZIP: 37027
(615) 472-4480
Primary
Total Enrollment 518
Kenrose Elementary
1702 Raintree Pw
ZIP: 37027
(615) 472-4630
Primary
Total Enrollment 820
Lipscomb Elementary
8011 Concord Rd
ZIP: 37027
(615) 472-4650
Primary
Total Enrollment 775
Ravenwood High School
1724 Wilson Pk
ZIP: 37027
(615) 472-4800
High
Total Enrollment 2025
Scales Elementary
6430 Murray La
ZIP: 37027
(615) 472-4830
Primary
Total Enrollment 785
Sunset Elementary School
100 Sunset Tr
ZIP: 37027
(615) 472-5020
Primary
Total Enrollment 779
Sunset Middle School
200 Sunset Tr
ZIP: 37027
(615) 472-5020
Middle
Total Enrollment 851
Woodland Middle School
1500 Volunteer Pkwy
ZIP: 37027
(615) 472-4930
Middle
Total Enrollment 866

Brentwood Private Schools

Brentwood Academy
219 Granny White Pike
ZIP: 37027
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 765
Brentwood United Methodist Day School
309 Franklin Rd
ZIP: 37027
Elementary
Total Enrollment 13
Currey Ingram Academy
6544 Murray Ln
ZIP: 37027
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 325
Montessori Academy
6021 Cloverland Dr
ZIP: 37027
Elementary
Total Enrollment 61
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