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Smyrna, TN: What you need to know

Located approximately 20 minutes from Nashville, Smyrna, TN is a family-friendly town with many amenities including great outdoor activities and historic sites. Smyrna was named one the top ten cities to retire by US News & World Report.  A great greenway system, golf course, a low property tax rate and access to Percy Priest make Smyrna a draw for those seeking an active lifestyle. This vibrant, growing community of more than 40,000 residents is home to a Nissan factory, the city's largest private employer. Motlow State Community College offers secondary education opportunities and TriStar Stone Crest Medical Center provides top notch health care. Smyrna is the 15th largest city in Tennessee, but its property taxes are the third lowest in the state.


Smyrna, TN City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 43,580
Median Age 34
Median Household Income $53,764
Median Home Price $149,700
Walkscore 16

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Smyrna, TN Demographics

Median Population in Smyrna, TN

Median Age 33.8%
Age 18 Over 73%
Age 21 Over 69.5%
Age 62 Over 11.8%
Age 65 Over 9.2%

Race in Smyrna, TN

  Ethnicity White 78.4%
  Ethnicity Black 13%
  Ethnicity Asian 4.2%
  Ethnicity Hawaiian 0.1%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 10.8%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.9%
  Ethnicity Other 0.9%

Population By Gender in Smyrna, TN

  Male 47.9%
  Female 52.1%

Language in Smyrna, TN

  English Only 85.3%
  English Other 14.7%

Economics in Smyrna, TN

  Median Household Income $53,764
  Median Home Price $149,700
  Homes Owned 36.1%
  Homes Rent 63.9%
  Median Property Rent $860

Smyrna is a great place to raise a family. The quality of life here is amazing.

Mayor Mary Esther Reed

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Commute Types in Smyrna, TN

  Walked 0.4%
  Worked at Home 3.1%
  Public Transportation 0.2%
  Other Means 0.6%
  Drove Alone 83.2%
  Carpooled 12.5%

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Total Employed Armed Forces: 36
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