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Whether you live in Brentwood, or you’re just passing through, you might be surprised to learn these things…
Brentwood has 13 parks, trails and greenways (and growing).
Total land area within the city of Brentwood is 41.23 square miles.
Brentwood was the birthplace of John Markham — 2005 NFL player with the Pittsburgh Steelers (born April 27, 1979).
“Brentwood is the home of former NASCAR driver Casey Atwood, and several musicians, including hip-hop duo Dsx and country stars Trisha Yearwood, Tim McGraw, Faith Hill, Dolly Parton, George Jones, Little Jimmy Dickens, and Alan Jackson. Brentwood is also the former home of Peter Frampton. Brentwood is home to the International Headquarters of Sigma Pi Fraternity, International and Alpha Omicron Pi Fraternity for Women.”– Wikipedia
The city of Brentwood was incorporated in 1969.
On 12/24/1988, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.4 miles away from the Brentwood city center killed one person and injured 7 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages. Now, storm warnings are in place.
Brentwood, Tennessee is 700 feet above sea level.
See what’s going on out on the roads… check out these Brentwood traffic cams.
We moved from Florida to Tennessee in 2001. All signs point to the fact that we will probably retire here — by choice. We L O V E Nashville! Our favorite places to live are just <em>south</em> of Music City — we've had houses in Brentwood, Franklin, and Spring Hill. (And we have properties in Leipers Fork, Cookeville, and Lewisburg.) This is where I share my best tips for moving your family to Brentwood, Tennessee. When I'm not out & about enjoying the Nashville area, you will find me at the corner of Good News & Fun Times as publisher of The Fun Times Guide (32 fun & helpful websites).