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Brentwood, Tennessee
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The location of Brentwood

Welcome to Brentwood ...

The city of Brentwood is located in Williamson County.

The location of Brentwood has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Brentwood has a population of 42,502 people<2> (see below for details).

Brentwood is 730 feet [223 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Brentwood lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Brentwood lies within the (615) area code.

The ZIP codes for Brentwood: 37024, 37027<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Brentwood had a population of 37,060 people (or 20.23% of the total population of Williamson County). This makes Brentwood the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Brentwood represents 0.58% of the population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 17th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 37,060 people, the population of Brentwood increased 58.07% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 23,445 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Brentwood had an population of 42,502 people. This is an increase of 14.68% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 81.28% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Brentwood.

Communities Also Named Brentwood ...

While we believe that this Brentwood is located in Williamson County, we know of another 5 Tennessee communities named Brentwood. Those communities are located in the following counties: Hamblen, Hamilton, Knox, Montgomery and Washington County.

Beyond Tennessee, there are 52 communities that are also named Brentwood - they are located in Alabama (5), Arkansas, California (2), Florida (4), Georgia (4), Illinois, Indiana (2), Kentucky (2), Maryland (2), Michigan, Missouri, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina (6), Nova Scotia, Ohio (3), Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina (3) and Virginia (4).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Brentwood.

Websites for Brentwood ...

Official Website:

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Brentwood. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Brentwood. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Brentwood.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Brentwood:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Brentwood ...

Looking for more information about Brentwood? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Brentwood, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Brentwood.

Communities near Brentwood ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Nashville   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the North (N) of Brentwood

Located in Davidson County

Murphree   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of Brentwood

Located in Rutherford County

Franklin   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Brentwood

Smyrna   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of Brentwood

Located in Rutherford County

City of Spring Hill   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Brentwood

La Vergne   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of Brentwood

Located in Rutherford County

Morrow   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of Brentwood

Located in Rutherford County

Marvel   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of Brentwood

Located in Davidson County

Nolensville   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of Brentwood

Fairview   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of Brentwood

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Brentwood.

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Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Brentwood.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Brentwood - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Brentwood). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Brentwood or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Brentwood) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Brentwood. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Brentwood

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brentwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.9927, Longitude: -86.7763     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Brentwood have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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