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Smyrna is a town in Rutherford County, in the Nashville-Davidson metro area.

The community was named after city in Asia Minor

The latitude of Smyrna is 35.982N. The longitude is -86.518W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 545 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 30,172.


INCOME SNAPSHOT
Median household income
Local
$44,405
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Smyrna demographic reports
Smyrna is on Stewart Creek
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 147. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 5.1 per 1,000 people.
Coffee: National and regional coffee companies with outlets here include Starbucks
Local festivals include:
  • Heritage Days - Sept. 26, 2007
  • Tennessee Heritage BBQ Festival - June 16-17, 2007
Dates often change. Check Smyrna web sites and events links in the sections below.
Historic sites and museums: Sam Davis Home

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Smyrna demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Rutherford 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 37167 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

12% of Smyrna residents report German ancestry, and 15% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Smyrna ancestry & family history guide.

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Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Smyrna was $19,704, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

20% of Smyrna residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Smyrna festival dates:

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Smyrna, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $512.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $961.


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Libraries in Smyrna include Smyrna Public Library ... View libraries

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Politics

Rutherford County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Smyrna political report.

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Traffic

The average commute time for Smyrna workers is 27 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

A total of 4 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Smyrna between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of 1.6 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.

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Hotels in Smyrna include Days Inn Smyrna, Sleep Inn.

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