Brentwood

Welcome to Brentwood 

Home to top-tier schools and enviable green spaces within reach of everything Nashville offers

 

Considered one of the best places to live in Tennessee. A charming hamlet of Nashville, properties in Brentwood are among the most sought after in the region. Expansive green spaces, large lots, and incredible parks are what make Brentwood stand out.

 

Both beautiful and historic, Brentwood’s allure is undeniable. Located just ten miles from downtown Nashville, the suburban calm coupled with proximity to popular hotspots makes Brentwood an ideal location.

 

Prospective residents are also able to make a selection based on the condominiums, townhomes, or apartments available in the area, which make a perfect choice for first-time buyers or those new to the area. Once you set eyes on Brentwood, you’ll want to stick around. Brentwood is also recognized for its luxury real estate and the magnificent estates located throughout the area. Most available properties are made up of single-family detached homes, with a relatively equal mix of new and established developments. 

 

 

What to Love

  • Eclectic dining and shopping in a family-friendly environment
  • Elegant estates in established neighborhoods and newer neighborhoods
  • World-class amenities and country clubs


Local Lifestyle

Brentwood’s laid-back pace of life makes it a beloved spot for growing families and retirees while professionals enjoy the proximity to both Franklin and Nashville. 

 

 

Dining, Shopping & Entertainment

In Brentwood, residents have access to plenty of good eats, boutiques, and fun activities. On the menu here, you’ll find Japanese fares at Shogun JPN Steakhouse and Nama Sushi Bar, as well as Memphis-style barbecue in a dining room reminiscent of the 1950s at Corky’s. For a sophisticated meal, try  The Honeysuckle, J. Alexander’s, and Tupelo Honey.

 

The nearby Hill Center shopping area keeps robust amenities within reach — specialty sweets at Jeni’s Splendid Ice Cream and Peace Love and Little Donuts, fitness classes at Core Power Yoga, Cyclebar, and Eat the Frog Fitness, rejuvenating treatments at Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa, and boutique shopping. 

 

 

Things to Do

Explore the universe at the Dyer Observatory at Vanderbilt University or lace up some skates at Brentwood Skate Center’s indoor roller rink. Deerwood Arboretum has biking and walking trails lined with more than 60 species of trees. Crocket Park features a community playground, an indoor recreation center,

 

Practice your swing on the fairways at Brentwood Country Club and Nashville Golf & Athletic Club. The Governor’s Club is a prestigious private golf club with an Arnold Palmer Signature course nestled against the backdrop of Brentwood’s rolling hills. 

 

 

Schools

Families looking to settle in Brentwood can rest assured they’ll be greeted with open arms, as Brentwood is considered an extremely family-friendly city. Excellent schools abound in the Williamson County School District, which serves Brentwood and its surrounding communities. Some of the top-ranking schools in the state and country are located in Brentwood, where each student is given the tools to thrive and succeed. Among the notable and highly rated schools are: 

 

  • Scales Elementary School
  • Lipscomb Elementary School
  • Edmonson Elementary School 
  • Brentwood Middle School 
  • Woodland Middle School 
  • Ravenwood High School 
  • Brentwood High School
  • Currey Ingram Academy
  • Otter Creek School 

 

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Overview for Brentwood, TN

44,354 people live in Brentwood, where the median age is 43.1 and the average individual income is $76,194. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

44,354

Total Population

43.1 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$76,194

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Brentwood, TN

Brentwood has 14,550 households, with an average household size of 3.04. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Brentwood do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 44,354 people call Brentwood home. The population density is 1,078.92 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

44,354

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

43.1

Median Age

50.93 / 49.07%

Men vs Women

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  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
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14,550

Total Households

3.04

Average Household Size

$76,194

Average individual Income

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Schools in Brentwood, TN

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The following schools are within or nearby Brentwood. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5
Lipscomb Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Brentwood High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
Brentwood Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5
Jordan Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
5/5
Scales Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
Otter Creek Kindergarten & Preschool
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Gateway Academy At The Learning Lab
PRIVATE
5th - 12th
No rating available

Around Brentwood, TN

There's plenty to do around Brentwood, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

3
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
26
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Butterfly Bakehouse, Happy Place Market & Mercantile, and Blames Gourmet Treats.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 4.95 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.35 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.13 miles 15 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.96 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.86 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.7 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars

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