RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     

Goodlettsville, Tennessee

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Other TN
Communities

















Welcome to Goodlettsville ...

The city of Goodlettsville is primarily located in Davidson County<1>. A portion of Goodlettsville extends into Sumner County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Goodlettsville has a population of 16,859 people<3> (see below for details).

Goodlettsville is 450 feet [137 m] above sea level.<4>.

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).

Goodlettsville is within the boundaries of the (615) area code.

Websites for Goodlettsville ...

Official Website: www.cityofgoodlettsville.com/

Population Details ...

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).

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 total 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).

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

Communities near Goodlettsville ...

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

  • Nashville [Davidson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nashville
    • Nashville [Davidson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Goodlettsville
    • Estimated population in 2014: 644,014 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nashville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nashville<6>
  • Gallatin [Sumner County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gallatin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gallatin
    • Gallatin [Sumner County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Goodlettsville
    • Estimated population in 2018: 40,457 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gallatin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gallatin<6>
  • Mount Juliet [Wilson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Juliet have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Juliet
    • Mount Juliet [Wilson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Goodlettsville
    • Estimated population in 2018: 35,725 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Juliet
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Juliet<6>
  • Springfield [Robertson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Springfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springfield
    • Springfield [Robertson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Goodlettsville
    • Estimated population in 2018: 16,957 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Springfield<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • White House [Robertson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White House have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White House
      • White House [Robertson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Goodlettsville
      • Estimated population in 2018: 12,506 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White House
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White House<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 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Goodlettsville
      • Estimated population in 2014: 11,322 people
    • Greenbrier [Robertson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenbrier
      • Greenbrier [Robertson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Goodlettsville
      • Estimated population in 2018: 6,839 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenbrier
    • Green Hills [Davidson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Green Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Green Hills
      • Green Hills [Davidson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Goodlettsville
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 6,618 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green Hills
    • Lynn Christie [Wilson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lynn Christie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lynn Christie
      • Lynn Christie [Wilson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Goodlettsville
      • Estimated population in 2011: 6,411 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lynn Christie
    • Forest Hills [Davidson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forest Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forest Hills
      • Forest Hills [Davidson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Goodlettsville
      • Estimated population in 2018: 4,866 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forest Hills

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 Goodlettsville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Goodlettsville.

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Goodlettsville.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Goodlettsville. Our list includes 6 papers. See our Newspapers 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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community within Tennessee

About Davidson County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Goodlettsville: www.cityofgoodlettsville.com/

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 Goodlettsville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Goodlettsville - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line 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, 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       In this case, the coordinates for Goodlettsville 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.






















 

 

 

 

 


Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 

 

Copyright 2020
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 06 Jul 2020