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Mount Juliet is a city in Wilson County, in the Nashville-Davidson metro area.
One tradition says the community was named for Julie Gleaves, who helped soldiers in the Civil War. A less-accepted theory suggests that the name evolved from the "mint juleps" served at a local tavern
The latitude of Mount Juliet is 36.2N. The longitude is -86.518W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 551 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 16,495.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Mount Juliet demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Wilson County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Nashville area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 37138 ZIP code.
14% of Mount Juliet residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Mount Juliet ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Mount Juliet was $22,567, compared with $21,587 nationally.
28% of Mount Juliet residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.
Median rent in Mount Juliet, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $604. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,133.
Libraries in Mount Juliet include Mount Juliet-Harvey Freeman Public Library ... View libraries
Wilson County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Mount Juliet political report.
The average commute time for Mount Juliet workers is 30 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 7 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Mount Juliet between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 5.7 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was higher than the national norm.
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