Nashville, IL Profile: Facts & Data


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Nashville, Illinois - Basic Facts

The City of Nashville had a population of 3,166 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Nashville is located at latitude 38.3437 and longitude -89.3806 in Washington County. The formal boundaries for the City of Nashville encompass a land area of 2.72 sq. miles and a water area of 0.09 sq. miles. Washington County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 518 feet.

The City of Nashville (GNIS ID: 2395154) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The City of Nashville is located within Township of Nashville, a minor civil division (MCD) of Washington County.

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Nashville, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 3,166
Population in Households 2,988
Population in Familes 2,362
Population in Group Qrtrs 178
Population Density2 1,165
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $53,473
Average Household Income $68,262
Per Capita Income $28,324


Total Housing Units 1,452 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 862 (59.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 437 (30.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 153 (10.5%)
Median Home Value $124,018
Average Home Value $149,593


Total Households 1,299
Average Household Size 2.3
Family Households 793
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.35% -0.44%
Households -0.36% -0.45%
Families -0.46% -0.59%
Median Household Income   0.39%
Per Capita Income   1.04%

Nashville, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Nashville to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 427 69th
Population Density # 647 53rd
Diversity Index # 800 42nd
Median Household Income # 735 46th
Per Capita Income # 636 54th

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