Donelson

Just moments from the Nashville International Airport, Donelson connects the airport to the downtown area.

Welcome to Donelson

Just moments from the Nashville International Airport, Donelson connects the airport to the downtown area. Here you'll find lots of activities in the Opryland area including Opry Mills Mall (a mile-long loop of your favorite outlet stores), Nashville's famed The Grand Ole Opry, with weekly performances by an array of Country Music stars, and the starting point for the General Jackson Showboat.
 
Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center brings many tourists to this area as it is home to one of the city's largest Christmas celebrations, indoor water park and thousands of square feet of atrium. These are accompanied by several other niche attractions like Madame Tussauds wax museum, Cooter's Place and many more!

Overview for Donelson, TN

27,240 people live in Donelson, where the median age is 37.8 and the average individual income is $35,660.84. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

27,240

Total Population

37.8 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$35,660.84

Average individual Income

Around Donelson, TN

There's plenty to do around Donelson, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

17
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
23
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score
17
Minimal Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Soft Service Station, Music City Chocolates & Confections, and Novelette.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 2.97 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.9 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 3.46 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.67 miles 20 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.9 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.94 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Donelson, TN

Donelson has 12,083 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Donelson do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 27,240 people call Donelson home. The population density is 1,311.35 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

27,240

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

37.8

Median Age

49.76 / 50.24%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
12,083

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$35,660.84

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Donelson, TN

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Primary Schools ()
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Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Donelson. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PUBLIC
5th - 8th
1/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
3/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
1/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Holy Rosary Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
5th - 8th
1/5
Pennington Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
1/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
1/5
The Academy at Opry Mills
PUBLIC
12th - 12th
No rating available

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