Mt. Juliet, TN

   Mt. Juliet has a population of 12,285. Mt. Juliet has been labeled one of the fastest growing communities in the state of Tennessee. Mt. Juliet is home to many individuals who work in Nashville, but want to live in an area with a small-town feel.  A new, large-scale commercial and residential development called "Providence", is one of the largest commercial/residential subdivision in the county.  It is located on the city's southern side near Interstate 40 and is opening in phases. The first phase opened in March 2006. When completed, Providence is expected to create hundreds of new retail jobs and almost double the city's population. The retail development is called Providence MarketPlace, and is an open-air shopping plaza.

Education is a high priority for Mt. Juliet, as well as Wilson County as a whole. The city has six elementary schools, two middle schools and Mt. Juliet High School. A new Mt. Juliet Elementary school is currently being built with completion set for next fall. Some students also go to Wilson Central High.

Charlie Daniels Park,  named in honor of the legendary musician who makes his home in Mt. Juliet, has a community center with basketball courts, walking tracks, a large enclosed safe playground, a brand new outdoor amphitheater for outdoor concerts, plays and programs, tennis courts, covered pavilions for picnics, and two football fields. The city also has a youth baseball complex. Mundy Memorial Park hosts several softball leagues, and softball tournaments. It also has picnic pavilions, a playground and a one mile walking track to name a few of the things at this Mt. Juliet Park, that any sport enthusiast might enjoy.

Mt. Juliet is ideally situated to where residents of the town have easy access to both Old Hickory and Percy Priest Lakes and Long Hunter State Park. Percy Priest Lake has a 22 mile shoreline that extends through nearby Marshall County.

 

Demographics

  Mount Juliet, TN 37122 National Average
Population of Mount Juliet 35923 11535
Median Age 34.4 years 37.47 years
Median Household Income $64434 $42350.95
Percentage of Single Households 29.5% 41.53%
Percentage of Married Households 70.5% 58.46%
Percentage Families (households with children) 36.3% 24.32%
Average Household Size 2.84 people 2.57 people
Percentage College or Better 21.7% 20.14%
Percentage White Collar 60.9% 47.14%

Cost of Living

  Mount Juliet, TN 37122 National Average
Cost of Living Index 93.5 99.52
Average Yearly Utility Cost 3402 3196.27
Average Household Total Consumer Expenditures $47462 per year $41075.28 per year
Average Household Education Expenditures $470 per year $450.93 per year
Average Household Entertainment Expenditures $2613 per year $2207.08 per year
Average Household Transportation Expenditures $1822 per year $1563.85 per year
Average Household Retail Expenditures $21463 per year $18600.46 per year
Average Household Non-RetailExpenditures $25999 per year $22474.81 per year

Quality of Life

  Mount Juliet, TN 37122 National Average
Average Winter High Temperature 44.4 degrees 41.29 degrees
Average Winter Low Temperature 30.5 degrees 22.88 degrees
Average Summer High Temperature 89.1 degrees 86.56 degrees
Average Summer Low Temperature 67.6 degrees 62.35 degrees
Average Annual Precipitation 53.5 inches 38.69 inches
Air Quality Index 58 44.59
Total Crime Index 1 3.60
Personal Crime Index 1 3.43
Culture Index 113 93.65