Where to live in Nashville: Hillsboro Village
Hillsboro Village is a neighborhood of Nashville located 3 miles southwest of downtown. The four-square block encompassing the area is adjacent to Vanderbilt University, Belmont University, and Music Row. Hillsboro Road also divides the area into two neighborhoods: Hillsboro-West End to the West, and Belmont-Hillsboro to the East.
The center of Hillsboro Village is located along Hillsboro Road, a major thoroughfare dating from before the Civil War. It is a popular shopping and entertainment district, containing vintage clothing stores, a used bookstore, art galleries, the non-profit Belcourt Theatre, and numerous independent restaurants.
Hillsboro Village is home to the Acklen Avenue Post Office, noted for its wall of autographed photos of country music stars.
With a walkability index score of 94, Hillsboro Village is considered a “walking oasis” from WalkScore.com.
Information courtesy of Wikipedia.