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Welcome to Forest Hills ...

The city of Forest Hills is located in Davidson County<1>.

The location of Forest Hills has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Forest Hills has a population of 4,866 people<3> (see below for details).

Forest Hills is 730 feet [223 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Forest Hills lies within the (615) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Forest Hills had an population of 4,866 people. This is an increase of 1.12% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.31% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Forest Hills had a population of 4,812 people. This makes Forest Hills the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Forest Hills represents 0.08% of the population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 99th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,812 people, the population of Forest Hills increased 2.17% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 4,710 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Forest Hills.

Communities Also Named Forest Hills ...

While we believe that this Forest Hills is located in Davidson County, we know of another 9 Tennessee communities named Forest Hills. Those communities are located in the following counties: Bedford, Greene, Hamilton, Knox, Marshall, Montgomery, Putnam, Sullivan and Washington County.

Beyond Tennessee, there are 97 communities that are also named Forest Hills - they are located in Alabama (7), Arkansas, British Columbia, California, Colorado, Florida (3), Georgia (5), Illinois (2), Indiana (3), Kansas, Kentucky (3), Maryland (3), Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Mississippi, New Brunswick, New York (2), North Carolina (17), Nova Scotia, Ohio (3), Ontario, Pennsylvania (5), South Carolina (11), Texas (2), Virginia (7) and West Virginia (3).

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

Communities near Forest Hills ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Forest Hills.

  • Nashville [Davidson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nashville
    • Nashville [Davidson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Forest Hills
    • Estimated population in 2014: 644,014 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nashville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nashville<6>
  • Franklin [Williamson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Franklin
    • Franklin [Williamson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Forest Hills
    • Estimated population in 2018: 80,914 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Franklin<6>
  • Smyrna [Rutherford County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smyrna
    • Smyrna [Rutherford County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Forest Hills
    • Estimated population in 2018: 50,775 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smyrna
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smyrna<6>
  • Brentwood [Williamson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brentwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brentwood
    • Brentwood [Williamson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Forest Hills
    • Estimated population in 2018: 42,502 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brentwood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brentwood<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • La Vergne [Rutherford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Vergne
      • La Vergne [Rutherford County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Forest Hills
      • Estimated population in 2018: 35,819 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Vergne
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for La Vergne<6>
    • Morrow [Rutherford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morrow have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morrow
      • Morrow [Rutherford County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Forest Hills
      • Estimated population in 2014: 29,304 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morrow
    • Goodlettsville [Davidson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goodlettsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Goodlettsville
      • Goodlettsville [Davidson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Forest Hills
      • Estimated population in 2018: 16,859 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goodlettsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goodlettsville<6>
    • Marvel [Davidson County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marvel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marvel
      • Marvel [Davidson County] was located 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Forest Hills
      • Estimated population in 2014: 11,322 people
    • Nolensville [Williamson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nolensville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nolensville
      • Nolensville [Williamson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Forest Hills
      • Estimated population in 2018: 9,012 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nolensville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nolensville<6>
    • Fairview [Williamson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairview have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairview
      • Fairview [Williamson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Forest Hills
      • Estimated population in 2018: 8,999 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairview
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairview<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Forest Hills. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Forest Hills.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Forest Hills. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Forest Hills.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Forest Hills. See our Newspapers Page for Forest Hills.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Forest Hills ...

Looking for more information about Forest Hills? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Forest Hills, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Forest Hills.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Tennessee

About Davidson County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Forest Hills. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Tennessee's counties, including Davidson, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Forest Hills.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Forest Hills - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Forest Hills) 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 Forest Hills. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Forest Hills

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Forest Hills. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.0651, Longitude: -86.8403       In this case, the coordinates for Forest Hills have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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