Smyrna Tennessee Homes For Sale
Smyrna Tennessee is a small town just south of Nashville and La Vergne along the Interstate 24 corridor and Highway 41. It’s home to about 45,000 residents and US News & World Report as listed Smyrna as one of the best places to retire in the entire country. The town has a total area of about 23 mi.², the majority of it land but there are portions of the Percy Priest Lake in the town limits with two main waterways, stones River and Stewart’s Creek.
Smyrna’s major employer is the Nissan assembly plant. It’s the biggest in the country making over 640,000 cars per year dating back to 1983. It is made more than 10 million cars since its inception and Smyrna is the main production site for the Nissan Lease. It’s the top employer with over 8400 workers in Smyrna alone.
Smyrna boasts 10 public parks, public golf course, nearly 10 miles of trails and outdoor water park areas, a public fitness center with an Olympic size pool and town center.
Smyrna is part of the Rutherford County school district and is home to seven elementary schools, for middle schools, two high schools, the Smyrna West alternative school and the Smyrna Francis arts Academy. There are also to private schools, the Summit Christian Academy, and Lancaster Christian Academy within the city limits.
Smyrna took roots back in the mid-1800s and was first incorporated back in 1869. However, it didn’t really get its own government until 1915 and in the year 2000, the mayor and board of commissioners adopted a new charter and now operate the city under his own city manager form of government. During the 1970s and 1980s, the economy of Smyrna prospered, specifically following the announcement of the Nissan headquarters. Because of this, our economic future appears bright regardless of our size and we are an attractive city for location, business, and industry.
Homes and real estate start at about $150,000 for condominiums, smaller homes and townhouses. Luxury homes and estates can reach as high as $1 million, but typically the highest priced homes top out at about 700,000 and $900,000. There are plenty of lots and homesites still available for custom building or there are subdivisions perfect for building your dream home in an established neighborhood.
For more information on Smyrna please view all available listings below or simply contact our office to schedule a showing or to answer any questions you have on Smyrna Tennessee and surrounding neighborhoods. Call us anything to schedule a showing or for a free consultation on buying or selling in Smyrna. 615-310-2496 or 615-300-0501