Nashville is a city in Berrien County, Georgia, United States. The population was 4,939 at the 2010 census. The city is the county seat of Berrien County. It is called the "City of Dogwoods", as the tree grows in profusion around the area.
Nashville City Hall
Location in Berrien County and the state of Georgia
Nashville was founded about 1840. In 1856, Nashville was designated seat of the newly formed Berrien County. It was incorporated as a town in 1892 and as a city in 1900.
The last hanging in Berrien County was carried out at the Berrien County Jail in Nashville
Nashville is located in south-central Georgia at (31.206868, -83.246692).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 4.7 square miles (12.2 km2), of which 4.6 square miles (12.0 km2) is land and 0.039 square miles (0.1 km2), or 1.13%, is water
Berrien County students in kindergarten to grade twelve are in the Berrien County School District, that consists of two elementary schools, a middle school, a high school, and a charter school. The district has 172 full-time teachers and over 3,037 students.
The city of Nashville is served by a public library, the Carrie Dorsey Perry Memorial Library