Nashville, Tennessee

Nashville, Tennessee
Capital and largest city
City of Nashville
Skyline of Nashville, Tennessee
Nickname(s): Music City
Location in Davidson County and the state of Tennessee
Location in Davidson County and the state of Tennessee
Coordinates:
CountryUnited States
StateTennessee
CountiesDavidson County
Founded:1779
Incorporated:1806
Government
 • MayorKarl Dean (D)
Area
 • Capital and largest city526.1 sq mi (1,362.5 km2)
 • Land502.2 sq mi (1,300.8 km2)
 • Water23.9 sq mi (61.8 km2)
Elevation597 ft (182 m)
Population (2005)[1][2][3]
 • Capital and largest city607,413 (consolidated)
552,120 (balance)
 • Density1,154.5/sq mi (445.8/km2)
 • Metro1,498,836
Time zoneCST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST)CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes37201–37250
Area code(s)615
Websitehttp://www.nashville.gov/

Nashville is the capital and largest city in the U.S. state of Tennessee. It is on the Cumberland River in Davidson County. Nashville is the home of the Grand Ole Opry, the Country Music Hall of Fame, and many major record labels.

Nashville has 569,891 people in it (according to the 2000 census). A resident of Nashville is called a Nashvillian.

Government and politics

The City of Nashville and Davidson County joined in 1963 as a way for Nashville to fight the problems of urban sprawl. The joint metropolitan government offers services such as police, firefighting, electricity, running water, and waste water disposal.

Other Languages
Afrikaans: Nashville
azərbaycanca: Neşvill
تۆرکجه: نشویل
bamanankan: Nashville
বাংলা: ন্যাশভিল
Bân-lâm-gú: Nashville
беларуская: Нашвіл
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Нэшвіл
български: Нашвил
bosanski: Nashville
brezhoneg: Nashville
català: Nashville
čeština: Nashville
corsu: Nashville
dansk: Nashville
Deutsch: Nashville
Diné bizaad: Áshįįh Háálíní
eesti: Nashville
Ελληνικά: Νάσβιλ (Τενεσί)
emiliàn e rumagnòl: Nashville
español: Nashville
estremeñu: Nashville
euskara: Nashville
فارسی: نشویل
føroyskt: Nashville
français: Nashville
한국어: 내슈빌
հայերեն: Նեշվիլ
Ilokano: Nashville
Bahasa Indonesia: Nashville, Tennessee
Ирон: Нашвилл
íslenska: Nashville
italiano: Nashville
עברית: נאשוויל
ქართული: ნეშვილი
қазақша: Нашвилл
Kreyòl ayisyen: Nashville, Tennessee
kurdî: Nashville
Latina: Nasburgum
latviešu: Našvila
Lëtzebuergesch: Nashville
lietuvių: Nešvilis
Ligure: Nashville
lumbaart: Nashville
македонски: Нешвил
मराठी: नॅशव्हिल
მარგალური: ნეშვილი
Mirandés: Nashville
नेपाल भाषा: न्याश्भिल
norsk: Nashville
norsk nynorsk: Nashville
occitan: Nashville
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: Nashville (Tennessee)
پنجابی: ناشولے
Papiamentu: Nashville
Piemontèis: Nashville
polski: Nashville
português: Nashville
русский: Нашвилл
संस्कृतम्: नाश्विल्
sardu: Nashville
shqip: Nashville
slovenščina: Nashville, Tennessee
ślůnski: Nashville
српски / srpski: Нешвил
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Nashville, Tennessee
suomi: Nashville
svenska: Nashville
தமிழ்: நாஷ்வில்
Taqbaylit: Nashville
тоҷикӣ: Нашвилл
Türkçe: Nashville
українська: Нашвілл
ئۇيغۇرچە / Uyghurche: Nashwil
vèneto: Nashville
Tiếng Việt: Nashville, Tennessee
Yorùbá: Nashville
粵語: 納殊維爾
žemaitėška: Našvėlis
中文: 纳什维尔