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Nashville, Georgia - Basic Facts

Nashville is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Nashville.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Berrien County at latitude 31.2074 and longitude -83.2502. Berrien County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 239 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Nashville (see map) encompass a land area of 4.65 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles.

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Nashville, GA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 4,984
Population in Households 4,743
Population in Familes 3,837
Population in Group Qrtrs 241
Population Density1 1,072
Diversity Index2 44


Total Households 1,912
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 1,262
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,279 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,114 (48.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 798 (35.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 367 (16.1%)
Median Home Value $74,355
Average Home Value $91,465


Median Household Income $26,971
Average Household Income $36,540
Per Capita Income $14,057
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.21% -0.21%
Households -0.32% -0.23%
Families 0.41% -0.34%
Median Household Income   2.5%
Per Capita Income   1.97%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Nashville, GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Nashville to the other 624 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 153 76th
Population Density1 # 138 78th
Diversity Index2 # 412 34th
Median Household Income # 540 14th
Per Capita Income # 543 13th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Georgia Census Data Comparison Tool.