The city of Spring Hill is located about 30 miles south of Nashville and 12 miles south of Franklin. The close proximity to both of these larger cities makes Spring Hill a very popular choice for buyers moving to the area or those seeking a quieter, more peaceful way of life. Click Spring Hill real estate for more information about this community.
History of Spring Hill
The first settlers of the area now known as Spring Hill arrived in 1808. The city itself wasn’t actually established until a year later. As with most areas surrounding Nashville, Spring Hill was also the location of a major Civil War battle, the Battle of Spring Hill. For many years, the battle here was believed to have been a small skirmish, but details have recently emerged that prove more than 10,000 Confederate and Union soldiers were involved.
With around 31,000 residents, Spring Hill has experience rapid growth since the year 2000. In 14 years, the population has grown by nearly 23,000. Many residents are affluent, with the median household income equaling around $60,000. Those who live here often commute to Nashville, but there are several large companies nearby that also provide employment.
The main schools for Spring Hill are Spring Hill High School, Spring Hill Middle School, and Spring Hill Elementary School. Columbia Academy in Maury County is another popular choice. County schools for Williamson County, which also serve the students of Spring Hill, include Allendale Elementary, Heritage Elementary, Bethesda Elementary, Longview Elementary, Hillsboro Elementary, Heritage Middle School, Spring Station Middle School, Summit High School, and Independence High School. Spring Hill Academy is another private school for students in the area.
As with most towns of this size, there are plenty of restaurants, shopping centers, and public parks for everyone to enjoy. Spring Hill is also the home of an Arnold Palmer-designed golf course, several historic locations, museums, and seasonal fun. If you’d like to learn more, you can search for the homes available in Spring Hill and even learn about Spring Hill home values. And, as always, we’re here to help at any time.
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