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Goodlettsville, Tennessee

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Welcome to Goodlettsville ...

The city of Goodlettsville is primarily located in Davidson County. A portion of Goodlettsville extends into Sumner County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Goodlettsville has a population of 16,859 people<2> (see below for details).

Goodlettsville is 450 feet [137 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you leave Goodlettsville and travel east, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

The telephone area code for Goodlettsville: (615)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Goodlettsville had a population of 15,921 people. This makes Goodlettsville the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Goodlettsville represents 0.25% of the population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 35th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 15,921 people, the population of Goodlettsville increased 15.54% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 13,780 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Goodlettsville had an population of 16,859 people. This is an increase of 5.89% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 22.34% since the 2000 Census).

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

Websites for Goodlettsville ...

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 Goodlettsville. 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 Goodlettsville. 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 Goodlettsville. Our list includes 6 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Goodlettsville ...

Looking for more information about Goodlettsville? 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 Goodlettsville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Goodlettsville.

Communities near Goodlettsville ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Nashville   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the South (S) of Goodlettsville

Gallatin   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the East (E) of Goodlettsville

Located in Sumner County

Mount Juliet   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the Southeast (SE) of Goodlettsville

Located in Wilson County

Springfield   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the Northwest (NW) of Goodlettsville

Located in Robertson County

White House   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the North (N) of Goodlettsville

Located in Robertson County

Marvel   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the South (S) of Goodlettsville

Greenbrier   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the Northwest (NW) of Goodlettsville

Located in Robertson County

Green Hills   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the South (S) of Goodlettsville

Lynn Christie   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the Southeast (SE) of Goodlettsville

Located in Wilson County

Forest Hills   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the South (S) of Goodlettsville

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Goodlettsville.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Goodlettsville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Goodlettsville) 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 Goodlettsville. 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 Goodlettsville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Goodlettsville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.3328, Longitude: -86.7039     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Goodlettsville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






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