Population density (sq mi)4,6071,353167
Median age30.734.038.5
Male/Female ratio0.6:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a46%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1864%45%41%
Speak Englishn/a83%93%
Speak Spanishn/a9%4%

Key findings

  • The population density in Southside is 241% higher than Nashville
  • The median age in Southside is 10% lower than Nashville
  • In Southside 7.80% of the population is White
  • In Southside 91.04% of the population is Black
  • In Southside 0.40% of the population is Asian

Compare Nashville, TN Demographics


      Southside population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.00%0.27%0.29%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.06%0.05%
      Mixed race0.23%2.39%2.03%
      Other race0.53%3.38%1.38%
      In Southside, 10.3% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Southside age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Southside, Nashville, TN demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).