Living in Nashville, NC

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Updated: 2020-03-11

Nashville SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
8

Nashville, NC Cost Of Living

87
Nashville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Nashville, North Carolina Info Snack

Nashville is a city in Nash County, North Carolina, United States. The town was founded in 1780 and features a rare collection of Victorian and Queen Anne style homes. It is part of the Rocky Mount, North Carolina Metropolitan Statistical Area. The estimated population of Nashville was 5,460 in 2015. It is the county seat of Nash County. Like Nashville, Tennessee, the town and its county were named for Francis Nash, an officer of the North Carolina militia who died in the American Revolutionary War. The city sits in East Central region of North Carolina, between the Research Triangle and the Coastal Plain. The city is about 35 minutes east of Raleigh.
Population
5,523
Unemployment
7.0%
Poverty
10.7%
Median Home
$136,900
Median Income
$54,505
Median Rent
$848

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Rankings for Nashville in North Carolina

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Map Of Nashville, NC

Population over time in Nashville

Year Population % Change
2017 5,523 0.9%
2016 5,473 -0.9%
2015 5,521 1.1%
2014 5,459 -0.2%
2013 5,469 0.4%
2012 5,446 2.4%
2011 5,319 0.9%
2010 5,272 1.2%
2009 5,210 -

Race / Ethnicity in Nashville

White
57.7% (3,188)
African American
38.9% (2,146)
American Indian
0.1% (4)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.3% (185)
Hispanic
0.0% (0)
Race Nashville NC USA
White 57.7% 63.3% 61.1%
African American 38.9% 21.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 2.8% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.3% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 0.0% 9.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Nashville, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
11.0% (60,779)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.3% (12,492)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.6% (42,041)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.7% (59,338)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.4% (68,466)
$50,000 to $74,999
24.9% (137,654)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.3% (62,220)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.4% (85,283)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.4% (7,927)
$200,000 or more
2.9% (16,095)
Income Nashville NC USA
Less than $10,000 11.0% 6.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.3% 5.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.6% 10.7% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.7% 10.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.4% 14.2% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 24.9% 18.1% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.3% 12.0% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.4% 12.5% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.4% 4.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.9% 4.9% 7.0%

Gender in Nashville

Female
54.9% (3,030)
Male
45.1% (2,493)
Gender Nashville NC USA
Female 54.9% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 45.1% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Nashville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (276)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (276)
High School / GED
26.0% (1,435)
Some College
23.0% (1,270)
Associate's Degree
16.0% (883)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (828)
Master's Degree
6.0% (331)
Professional Degree
1.0% (55)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (165)
Education Nashville NC USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 16.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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