La Vergne, TN Population

By | June 29, 2019

Population: 18,687. Estimated population in 2021: 25,885 (+38.5% change)
Males: 9,215 (49.3%), Females: 9,472 (50.7%)

Rutherford County

Zip codes: 37086.

Median resident age: 30.8 years
Median household income: $51,478
Median house value: $107,200

Races in La Vergne:

  • White Non-Hispanic (82.7%)
  • Black (11.0%)
  • Hispanic (3.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • Other race (1.3%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
  • Other Asian (0.7%)

Ancestries: United States (19.3%), Irish (12.0%), German (9.9%), English (7.6%), Italian (3.5%), French (2.9%).

Elevation: 600 feet

Land area: 24.8 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in La Vergne

  • High school or higher: 81.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 16.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 29.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in La Vergne city

  • Never married: 20.4%
  • Now married: 61.4%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 3.1%
  • Divorced: 13.5%

3.1% Foreign born (1.0% Latin America, 1.0% Asia, 0.6% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: +10,808 (+137.2%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near La Vergne:

  • SUMMIT MEDICAL CENTER (about 12 miles; HERMITAGE, TN)
  • SOUTHERN HILLS MEDICAL CTR (about 13 miles; NASHVILLE, TN)
  • MIDDLE TN MENTAL HEALTH INSTITUTE (about 13 miles; NASHVILLE, TN)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to La Vergne:

  • SMYRNA (about 4 miles; SMYRNA, TN; Abbreviation: MQY)
  • NASHVILLE INTL (about 11 miles; NASHVILLE, TN; Abbreviation: BNA)
  • BOWLING GREEN-WARREN COUNTY RGNL (about 66 miles; BOWLING GREEN, KY; Abbreviation: BWG)
Other public-use airports nearest to La Vergne:

  • CORNELIA FORT AIRPARK (about 15 miles; NASHVILLE, TN; Abbreviation: M88)
  • MURFREESBORO MUNI (about 17 miles; MURFREESBORO, TN; Abbreviation: MBT)
  • LEBANON MUNI (about 22 miles; LEBANON, TN; Abbreviation: M54)
Amtrak station near La Vergne:

  • 19 miles: NASHVILLE (GREYHOUND STA., 200 8TH AVE. S.) – Bus Station. Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, intercity bus service.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to La Vergne:

  • MIDDLE TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY (about 15 miles; MURFREESBORO, TN; Full-time enrollment: 16,617)
  • DAVID LIPSCOMB UNIVERSITY (about 17 miles; NASHVILLE, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,260)
  • BELMONT UNIVERSITY (about 19 miles; NASHVILLE, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,654)
  • VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY (about 20 miles; NASHVILLE, TN; Full-time enrollment: 9,823)
  • TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY (about 23 miles; NASHVILLE, TN; Full-time enrollment: 7,346)
  • NASHVILLE STATE TECHNICAL INSTITUTE (about 23 miles; NASHVILLE, TN; Full-time enrollment: 3,642)
  • VOLUNTEER STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 27 miles; GALLATIN, TN; Full-time enrollment: 4,215)

Libraries

Library in La Vergne:

  • LA VERGNE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $353,619; Location: 5089 MURFREESBORO ROAD; 33,512 books; 953 audio materials; 1,767 video materials; 39 serial subscriptions)

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