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Overview

Introduction to Goodlettsville, Tennessee

Goodlettsville, Tennessee, in Davidson county, is 11 miles N of Nashville, Tennessee. The city is included in the Nashville metropolitan area.

Goodlettsville History

Goodlettsville was officially incorporated as a city in 1958. The city was named after Dr. Adam Goodlett. It has remained autonomous since 1963, when Nashville was merged with the government of Davidson County.

Goodlettsville and nearby Attractions

  • Moss Wright Park
  • Pleasant Green Park
  • Museum of Beverage Containers & Advertising
  • Death Valley Haunted Woods of Hendersonville
  • Music Valley Wax Museum

Things To Do In Goodlettsville

Goodlettsville provides amenities for several different types of recreational opportunities. One can visit the Old Hickory Lock or the Wave Country Amusement park for a family outing. The Music Valley Wax Museum and the Museum of Beverage Containers & Advertising are popular local spots.

Goodlettsville Transportation

Nashville International Airport is nearby.

Goodlettsville Higher Education

The Nossi College of Art is the local institution of higher education. Others in the neighborhood include Vanderbilt University, Belmont University, David Lipscomb University and Tennessee State University.

Demographics

People

Total Population16,848
Male Share of the Population49.2%
Female Share of the Population50.8%
Senior Citizens16.9%
Employed Population 16+8,121
Age of the Population43

Families

% of people married46.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher28.4%
Median Earnings25+$34,130
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,167
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,194

Wealth

Median Family Income$64,688
% Above Poverty Level87.5%
% Below Poverty Level12.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home3.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.4%
% Using Public Transportation0.8%

Housing

People Living Alone32.4%
Median Gross Rent$938
Median House Value$177,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)38.4%
German9.2%
Irish8.7%
English8.4%
French Except Basque3%
Italian2.5%
Scottish1.7%
Arab1.1%
Romanian1%
Dutch0.7%
Norwegian0.5%
Polish0.5%
Ukrainian0.3%
Hungarian0.3%
Welsh0.3%
Canadian0.3%
West Indian0.3%
Swedish0.2%
African0.2%
Russian0.2%
Swiss0.1%
British0.1%
Barbadian0.1%
Lithuanian0.1%
US/American0.1%
Lebanese0.1%
Czech0.1%
Iranian0.1%
Ethiopian0.1%
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Goodlettsville Almanac

CategoryValue
County Davidson County
Standard Zip Codes37072
P.O. Box Zip Codes37070
Phone Area Codes615
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude36.33
Approximate Longitude-86.7

Goodlettsville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationSPRINGFIELD EXP STN
Distance12.5 miles
Jan Temp24 to 44 F
Apr Temp44 to 69 F
Jul Temp66 to 89 F
Oct Temp45 to 71 F
Annual Precip51.1 inches
StationNASHVILLE INTL AP
Distance14.4 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
StationLEBANON
Distance23 miles
Jan Temp24 to 46 F
Apr Temp44 to 70 F
Jul Temp66 to 90 F
Oct Temp44 to 72 F
Annual Precip54.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Greenbrier6,684$54,714
Hendersonville55,073$76,445
Millersville6,602$68,917
Ridgetop2,182$66,750
White House10,944$83,929

Goodlettsville Public Schools

Goodlettsville Elementary
514 Donald St
ZIP: 37072
(615) 859-8950
Primary
Total Enrollment 387
Goodlettsville Middle
300 South Main St
ZIP: 37072
(615) 859-8956
Middle
Total Enrollment 487
Madison Creek Elementary
1040 Madison Creek Rd
ZIP: 37072
(615) 859-4991
Primary
Total Enrollment 740
Millersville Elementary
1248 Louisville Hw
ZIP: 37072
(615) 859-1439
Primary
Total Enrollment 302
Old Center Elementary
1245 Dickerson Pike South
ZIP: 37072
(615) 859-8968
Primary
Total Enrollment 347

Goodlettsville Private Schools

Metro Christian Academy
322 E Cedar St
ZIP: 37072
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 33
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