2022 Nashville Chamber Education Report

MSA By The Numbers

The information in this section was provided by the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce Research Center

Employment & Unemployment Rates by Age Group

Age GroupUnemployment Rate Employment to Population Ratio
25 to 29 years3.30%83.30%
30 to 34 years4.60%82.20%
35 to 44 years5.30%81.30%
45 to 54 years3.20%79.40%
55 to 59 years4.40%75.10%
60 to 64 years2.30%61.20%
65 to 74 years4.80%29.90%

Educational Attainment

Nashville MSATotalPercentage
White alone1,027,453
High school graduate or higher967,74494.20%
Bachelor's degree or higher438,60442.70%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino1,016,003
High school graduate or higher958,06094.30%
Bachelor's degree or higher435,35742.80%
Black alone191,944
High school graduate or higher170,99389.10%
Bachelor's degree or higher57,86730.10%
American Indian or Alaska Native alone3,389
High school graduate or higher2,81383.00%
Bachelor's degree or higher55116.30%
Asian alone36,690
High school graduate or higher30,35382.70%
Bachelor's degree or higher19,13852.20%
Some other race alone38,975
High school graduate or higher25,86466.40%
Bachelor's degree or higher8,89822.80%
Two or more races77,398
High school graduate or higher66,37185.80%
Bachelor's degree or higher27,98336.20%
Hispanic or Latino Origin84,608
High school graduate or higher59,57670.40%
Bachelor's degree or higher19,45223.00%
The Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce remains committed to quality public education in the region and has produced some version of this report since 1993. Thank you taking the time to view this year's report.