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Overview

Introduction to Mount Juliet, Tennessee

Mount Juliet, Tennessee, in Wilson county, is 15 miles E of Nashville, Tennessee. The city is conveniently located inside the Nashville metropolitan area.

Mount Juliet History

The city of Mt. Juliet was settled in 1835. It was officially incorporated in 1972. The city was named after a castle in County Kilkenny, Ireland. The city is a suburb of Nashville and situated in the Wilson County, which was established in 1799. St. Juliet is also the largest city in the county.

Mount Juliet and nearby Attractions

  • Music Valley Wax Museum
  • Gem and Mineral Museum of Tennessee
  • Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum
  • Museum of Tobacco Art and History
  • Drake’s Creek Park

Things To Do In Mount Juliet

Mount Juliet offers a wide variety of opportunities for recreation. One can visit the Juro Stables, the Wave Country Amusement Park or the Nashville Shores while in Mount Juliet. The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum and the Music Valley Wax Museum are accessible from the city as well. The Mount Juliet Powwow attracts a number of tourist every year.

Mount Juliet Transportation

Air transportation facilities are available at Nashville International Airport.

Mount Juliet Higher Education

Facilities for higher education are available from Volunteer State Community College, Vanderbilt University, David Lipscomb University and Belmont University.

Demographics

People

Total Population29,853
Male Share of the Population49.2%
Female Share of the Population50.8%
Senior Citizens11.3%
Employed Population 16+14,694
Age of the Population36

Families

% of people married58.6%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher39.5%
Median Earnings25+$45,342
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$32,500
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,431

Wealth

Median Family Income$85,678
% Above Poverty Level93.4%
% Below Poverty Level6.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time30 minutes
% Working from Home7.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.9%
% Using Public Transportation0.9%

Housing

People Living Alone21.7%
Median Gross Rent$1,135
Median House Value$223,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)24.2%
German14.3%
Irish13.1%
English11.9%
French Except Basque3.7%
Italian3.6%
Scottish2.5%
Polish1.8%
African1.5%
Dutch1.4%
Swedish1.4%
Russian1.4%
Canadian1.2%
Welsh0.9%
Norwegian0.8%
South African0.8%
Arab0.6%
Egyptian0.5%
Hungarian0.4%
Ukrainian0.4%
Czech0.4%
Romanian0.3%
Zimbabwean0.3%
Albanian0.3%
Ethiopian0.2%
Finnish0.2%
Jamaican0.2%
West Indian0.2%
Croatian0.2%
US/American0.2%
Greek0.1%
Jordanian0.1%
Austrian0.1%
Bulgarian0.1%
Danishn0.1%
Slovak0.1%
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Mount Juliet Almanac

CategoryValue
County Wilson County
Standard Zip Codes37122
P.O. Box Zip Codes37121
Phone Area Codes615
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude36.2
Approximate Longitude-86.52

Mount Juliet Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationNASHVILLE INTL AP
Distance11.3 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
StationMURFREESBORO 5 N
Distance21.7 miles
Jan Temp25 to 46 F
Apr Temp44 to 70 F
Jul Temp67 to 89 F
Oct Temp44 to 72 F
Annual Precip54.9 inches
StationCARTHAGE
Distance31.8 miles
Jan Temp25 to 46 F
Apr Temp44 to 69 F
Jul Temp67 to 88 F
Oct Temp45 to 72 F
Annual Precip53.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Gallatin33,426$61,211
Goodlettsville16,848$64,688
Hendersonville55,073$76,445
La Vergne34,451$58,834
Lebanon29,439$54,256
Millersville6,602$68,917

Mount Juliet Private Schools

Mt Juliet Christian Academy
735 N Mount Juliet Rd
ZIP: 37122
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 346
Mt Juliet Montessori Academy
9695 Lebanon Rd Ste 210
ZIP: 37122
Elementary
Total Enrollment 27
Nashville Academy
1007 Bellwood Dr
ZIP: 37122
Secondary
Total Enrollment 16
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