The capital of Tennessee, Nashville has become the second largest city and is one of the best college towns. Baby boomers are attracted Nashville neighborhoods because of the favorable climate conditions with elevations ranging from 385 feet to 1,160 feet. The Cumberland River winds right through the center of the city leading to beautiful Nashville lakes. Weather is mild with average temperatures in the winter range 38 degrees to the high 70's in the summer. Average winter snowfall is about 10 inches and the snow melts quickly. March generally is the wettest month of the year and October the driest month.
Nashville Tennessee is nicknamed Music City, the home of country music making it a hot spot for 3RD HOME luxury home exchanges. The most visited tourist attraction is The Grand Ole Opry and Country Music Hall of Fame are located in the heart of Nashville neighborhoods. Major music record labels have recording studios and distribution facilities in Nashville making the city one of the largest music production cities second to New York City.
While Nashville is known for music, the health care industry is actually Nashville's largest industry employing approximately 100,000 people throughout 250 health care companies offering a number of preferred health-care programs as quality medical care in Nashville Tennessee is important to Baby Boomers. The automotive industry has also shown an interest in Nashville as Nissan North America has moved its corporate headquarters to the city in 2006.
As a best college town, Nashville is educationally known as the Athens of the South reminiscent of the ancient city of learning site - Plato's Academy. Tourists are drawn to The Parthenon in Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park to see the full size replica of this famous historical Greek structure. More than 130 public schools, 50 private schools, 21 colleges and universities, 6 community colleges and 11 vocational technical schools are located in and around Nashville neighborhoods. Vanderbilt University offers exciting lifelong learning programs designed by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute for students over 50 years of age. Lipscomb University's offers five week Lifelong Learning Programs and enriching studies for active adults and retirees.
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