Community Information For:
Belle Meade Tennessee Real Estate

Belle Meade is an incorporated municipality within the city of Nashville and Davidson County, Tennessee, United States. In 1963, it was absorbed into the metropolitan government of Nashville-Davidson County, however, it retains its independent city status, and its residents pay taxes both to the Metro government and to the City of Belle Meade. Belle Meade streets have distinct signage, the city has its own police force, its own mayor and its own city hall.


Demographics

City Avg.

County Avg.

State Avg.

National Avg.

Neighborhood type

Population

3,141

1,455,097

6,038,803

299,398,484

Pop. density

1,001.6

255.8

146.1

81.6

Percent male

48.2%

49.4%

49.0%

49.1%

Percent female

51.8%

50.6%

51.0%

50.9%

Median age

44.6

35.1

37.8

38.8

People per household

2.8

2.5

2.5

2.6

Median household income

$157,164

$49,618

$42,126

$45,937

Average income per capita

$86,673

$26,221

$22,429

$23,868

Crime

City Avg.

County Avg.

State Avg.

National Avg.

Violent crime risk index

2.0

3.0

3.0

3.0

Property crime risk index

2.0

3.0

3.0

3.0

Housing

City Avg.

County Avg.

State Avg.

National Avg.

Median home value

$629,900

$254,300

$189,200

$323,700

Median age of homes

57.0

24.0

27.0

27.0

Home appreciation

-3.1%

0.3%

0.7%

-2.8%

Homes - owned

89.8%

63.3%

65.2%

64.7%

Homes - rented

4.5%

30.7%

26.9%

21.5%

Homes - vacant

5.9%

6.1%

8.5%

14.4%

Commuting by bus

1.3%

0.8%

0.8%

2.0%

Commuting by carpool

6.0%

12.9%

12.5%

14.4%

Commuting by auto

80.9%

81.2%

81.7%

71.0%

Working at home

6.0%

3.2%

2.6%

5.4%


Education

City Avg.

Metro Area

State Avg.

National Avg.

High school graduates

102.4%

74.8%

75.9%

80.4%

College degree - 2 year

2.7%

6.0%

4.7%

8.2%

College degree - 4 year

48.3%

17.9%

12.8%

14.9%

Graduate degree

28.5%

8.0%

6.8%

7.0%

Expenditures per student

$6,306

$4,760

$4,308

$5,896

Students per teacher

0.0

n/a

15.6

16.0

Students per librarian

581

640

638

934

Students per guidance counselor

596

640

638

560

Economy

City Avg.

Metro Area

State Avg.

National Avg.

Unemployment rate

4.0%

3.9%

5.1%

5.4%

Recent job growth

2.3%

2.3%

2.1%

1.8%

Future job growth

8.8%

2.3%

2.1%

10.5%

Sales tax

9.25%

8.22%

9.40%

5.63%

Income tax

0.00%

0.00%

0.00%

5.02%

Cost of living index

242.1

87.9

80.9

100.0

Health

City Avg.

Metro Area

State Avg.

National Avg.

Air quality

17

42

70

48

Watershed quality

70

77

71

54

Physicians per capita

501.2

267.3

103.0

168.5

Health cost index

80.8

82.5

86.7

100.0

Superfund site index

99

98

92

71

UV index

4.6

4.5

4.6

4.3

Climate

City Avg.

Metro Area

State Avg.

National Avg.

Altitude

522

583

871

1,058

Rainfall (inches annually)

50.4

52.0

53.1

38.8

Snowfall (inches annually)

5.3

4.8

6.0

24.4

January avg. low temp

26.2

26.3

26.8

21.6

July avg. high temp

89.6

89.2

88.2

86.4

Days of precipitation annually

120

119

120

112

Days mostly sunny annually

210

208

207

205

Comfort index (during hot weather)

34


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