Downtown Nashville skyline
Downtown Nashville skyline
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Business Climate in the Nashville Area

Home to more than 1.5 million people in a 10-county region that includes population centers such as Murfreesboro, Clarksville and Franklin, the Nashville area, known as Music City USA for its country music heritage, is an international hub for all types of music production. Top industries include entertainment, manufacturing, distribution, health care and technology. The region boasts dozens of colleges and universities and a world-class arts and cultural scene.


Facts & Stats

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Nashville was ranked as the second best big city for jobs by Forbes magazine. Read more »


Nashville, TN in Pictures