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As of 2010-2014, the total population of Nashville-Davidson Metropolitan Government is 624,261, which is 14.43% more than it was in 2000. The population growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 13.40% and is higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. The Nashville-Davidson Metropolitan Government population density is 1,256.44 people per square mile, which is much higher than the state average density of 153.08 people per square mile and is much higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Nashville-Davidson Metropolitan Government is white, which represent 61.25% of the total population. The average Nashville-Davidson Metropolitan Government education level is higher than the state average and is higher than the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 624,261. #2

Population Growth Since 2000, #153

Nashville-Davidson Metropolitan Government, TN

Population Density, #33

Nashville-Davidson Metropolitan Government, TN
1,256.44 per square mile
153.08 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:382,368 (61.25%, #405)
Black:176,537 (28.28%, #26)
Hispanic:63,159 (10.12%, #24)
Asian:20,093 (3.22%, #22)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):1,966 (0.31%, #115)
One Race, Other:28,532 (4.57%, see rank)
Two or More Races:14,765 (2.37%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:39,138 (61.97%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:3,199 (5.06%, see rank)
Cuban:2,342 (3.71%, see rank)
Central American:13,207 (20.91%, see rank)
South American:3,298 (5.22%, see rank)

Asian Population
Indian:4,154 (20.67%, see rank)
Chinese:2,710 (13.49%, see rank)
Filipino:1,217 (6.06%, see rank)
Japanese:535 (2.66%, see rank)
Korean:1,552 (7.72%, see rank)
Vietnamese:3,312 (16.48%, see rank)
Asian, Other:6,613 (32.91%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

537,203 (86.05%) out of the total population of 624,261 reported first ancestry.

 Nashville-Davidson Metropolitan Government, TN% of the Total PopulationTennesseeU.S.
Arab12,5092.00%, see rank0.46%0.56%
Czech1,5820.25%, see rank0.15%0.47%
Danish1,2470.20%, see rank0.16%0.42%
Dutch6,2731.00%, see rank1.19%1.40%
English51,9128.32%, see rank9.69%8.02%
French14,2812.29%, see rank2.01%3.34%
German58,4669.37%, see rank10.08%15.03%
Greek1,5550.25%, see rank0.17%0.41%
Hungarian1,4970.24%, see rank0.18%0.46%
Irish56,8829.11%, see rank10.74%10.80%
Italian14,8382.38%, see rank2.16%5.52%
Norwegian3,6790.59%, see rank0.43%1.42%
Polish7,2501.16%, see rank1.01%3.01%
Portuguese1,0310.17%, see rank0.09%0.44%
Russian3,6230.58%, see rank0.31%0.92%
Scotch-Irish13,1022.10%, see rank2.26%0.99%
Scottish12,5412.01%, see rank2.08%1.72%
Subsaharan African12,0211.93%, see rank0.98%0.95%
Swedish4,0220.64%, see rank0.54%1.27%
Swiss1,1420.18%, see rank0.17%0.30%
Ukrainian1,1260.18%, see rank0.10%0.31%
American47,3477.58%, see rank16.94%7.12%
Welsh3,5820.57%, see rank0.50%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 301,297 (48.26%, see rank)
Females: 322,964 (51.74%, see rank)

Nashville-Davidson Metropolitan Government, TN
Male: 48.26%
Female: 51.74%
Male: 48.72%
Female: 51.28%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Nashville-Davidson Metropolitan Government, TN
33.90 years old
38.30 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Nashville-Davidson Metropolitan Government, TN
33.30 years old
37.00 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Nashville-Davidson Metropolitan Government, TN
34.60 years old
39.60 years old
38.80 years old

 Nashville-Davidson Metropolitan Government, TN% of the Total PopulationTennesseeU.S.
Under 5 years44,3207.10%, see rank6.23%6.36%
5 to 9 years38,2246.12%, see rank6.41%6.51%
10 to 14 years33,4855.36%, see rank6.57%6.59%
15 to 19 years36,9095.91%, see rank6.58%6.85%
20 to 24 years51,2458.21%, see rank6.99%7.13%
25 to 34 years118,13918.92%, see rank13.02%13.47%
35 to 44 years86,17413.80%, see rank13.13%12.96%
45 to 54 years80,80812.94%, see rank14.09%14.09%
55 to 64 years69,18811.08%, see rank12.73%12.29%
65 to 74 years36,6755.87%, see rank8.29%7.64%
75 to 84 20,3983.27%, see rank4.34%4.25%
85 years and over8,6961.39%, see rank1.60%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Nashville-Davidson Metropolitan Government, TNTennesseeU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population420,078, 100%4,336,243209,056,129
Less Than High School57,979, 13.80%, see rank15.05%13.67%
High School Graduate102,594, 24.42%, see rank33.08%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree109,013, 25.95%, see rank27.48%29.09%
Bachelor Degree95,369, 22.70%, see rank15.60%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree55,123, 13.12%, see rank8.79%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#13.79, see rank13.1913.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Nashville-Davidson Metropolitan Government, TN TennesseeU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten16,89369.99%30.01%73.89%26.11%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)56,73184.85%, see rank15.15%, see rank88.44%11.56%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)26,65382.80%, see rank17.20%, see rank87.58%12.42%90.60%9.40%
College42,24853.85%, see rank46.15%, see rank76.56%23.44%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School14,06735.77%, see rank64.23%, see rank61.94%38.06%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Nashville-Davidson Metropolitan Government, TNTennesseeU.S.
Total Households250,256, 100%2,487,349116,211,092
Average Household Size2.40, see rank2.532.63
1 Person Households89,630, 35.82%, see rank28.12%27.57%
2 or More Person Households160,626, 64.18%, see rank71.88%72.43%
Family Households (Families)138,132, 55.20%, see rank66.66%66.22%
Average Family Size3.28, see rank3.183.32
Married-Couple Family90,879, 36.31%, see rank48.72%48.42%
Nonfamily Households112,124, 44.80%, see rank33.34%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Nashville-Davidson Metropolitan Government, TN%TennesseeU.S.
15 Years and Over Total508,232see rank5,211,986252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over242,659100%, see rank2,510,764123,281,364
Never Married103,22342.54%, see rank31.74%35.77%
Married107,75444.41%, see rank53.84%52.04%
Widowed5,2372.16%, see rank2.79%2.57%
Divorced26,44510.90%, see rank11.62%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over265,573100%, see rank2,701,222129,692,771
Never Married101,64838.27%, see rank26.02%29.48%
Married106,17139.98%, see rank50.30%49.19%
Widowed20,4967.72%, see rank10.00%9.16%
Divorced37,25814.03%, see rank13.68%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Nashville-Davidson Metropolitan Government, TN%TennesseeU.S.
Native548,63987.89%, see rank95.28%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence323,46451.82%, see rank61.08%58.73%
Born in Different State218,18734.95%, see rank33.38%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
6,9881.12%, see rank0.82%1.42%
Foreign Born75,62212.11%, see rank4.72%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship24,9013.99%, see rank1.69%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship50,7218.12%, see rank3.03%7.09%
Born In Europe5,2330.84%, see rank0.51%1.53%
Born In Asia21,5883.46%, see rank1.36%3.82%
Born In Africa12,0161.92%, see rank0.44%0.55%
Born In Oceania2590.04%, see rank0.03%0.07%
Born In Latin America35,1635.63%, see rank2.26%6.83%
Born In Northern America1,3630.22%, see rank0.13%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Nashville-Davidson Metropolitan Government, TN%TennesseeU.S.
English214,98585.91%, see rank92.96%79.39%
Spanish17,9807.18%, see rank3.77%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages6,8952.76%, see rank1.62%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages4,8981.96%, see rank1.09%3.36%
Other5,4982.20%, see rank0.55%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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