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Old Hickory Homes & Real Estate

Find the newest Old Hickory homes for sale & real estate property listings in Davidson County below! Old Hickory is a community in the Hadley Bend portion of eastern Davidson County. While most sources consider it a neighborhood or a subdivision of Nashville, it has its own ZIP code, 37138, which also includes part of Wilson County. Most often associated as a former company town linked to a DuPont plant, the area is home to more than 5,600 people. For information about Old Hickory neighborhood properties for sale in Tennessee or to schedule a private home showing, contact your expert Old Hickory real estate agents today. Read more about Old Hickory real estate below.

Homes For Sale in Old Hickory TN

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As of September 25, 2023 there are 49 active properties for sale in Old Hickory TN with an average listing price of $797,813. The highest-priced property listing is $3,289,000, while the lowest priced property can be purchased for $285,000. Homes For Sale in Old Hickory TN have an average price of $300 per square foot, based on listings with an average of 3.6 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, and 2,665 square feet of living space.

Old Hickory Real Estate Market

Old Hickory's name comes from the seventh President, Andrew Jackson, who lived nearby at the Hermitage and had the nickname "Old Hickory." Residents enjoy life along the Cumberland River and easy access to Nashville sports, dining, cultural attractions, and historic sites. Homes for sale in Old Hickory represent a mix of the old and the new. While most are existing single-family homes or condominiums, newly-constructed townhouses are also for sale. Real estate varies considerably in style, size, and home prices. The most common styles are ranch, colonial, and contemporary.

Prospective homebuyers will want to know that market trends show a 14 percent boost in Old Hickory home sales over the preceding year. The average square-foot price increased from $108 to $123. This equates to a median listing price of $234,900. Homeowners occupy residences ranging from around 750 square feet to several thousand square feet of living area. A detached 2,928-square-foot traditional-style home built in 1994 recently listed at $379,900. It featured four bedrooms and three full baths on .41 acres of land.

Many of the homes located in the section called the Village of Old Hickory are structures that appear on the National Register of Historic Places. DuPont built small bungalows for its factory workers and larger residences for employees in management. Many of these historic homes are being purchased, repaired, and updated.

Old Hickory Area Highlights

  • A moderate climate year round
  • Outstanding local colleges and universities
  • Access to many forms of outdoor recreation
  • A variety of home sizes, styles, and prices
  • A wealth of sports and cultural opportunities near home
  • A metropolitan job market

Old Hickory Community Amenities

Newcomers who buy a home in Old Hickory will enjoy the best of two worlds: great opportunities for outdoor recreation in their backyards and the vibrant city life of Nashville. The community is home to a Chamber of Commerce, a golf course, and a city park. Although the DuPont plant is largely closed, it still employs a few hundred local residents.

The main street running through Old Hickory is Tennessee State Route 45, also known as Old Hickory Boulevard. Nearby Nashville International Airport provides access to domestic and overseas flights.

Borders include the Cumberland River to the west and the north, Old Hickory Lake on the east, and the Old Hickory Lock and Dam site on the north. The former town of Lakewood is the southern border.

Shoppers have access to thousands of Nashville retailers and hundreds of restaurants, many featuring live music, that offer a variety of cuisine. Old Hickory residents enjoy taking in a Vanderbilt football game and celebrating or commiserating with a bite to eat afterward. The city is a magnet for cultural activities, Civil War history, and recreation.

Water lovers will find plenty of outdoor recreation close to home. Mild local temperatures make water sports popular on the Cumberland River and Old Hickory Lake. The lake has served as a dam, lock, and powerhouse since the 1950s. Its public facilities include campgrounds, an arboretum, and eight docks equipped with boat access. The arboretum features displays with natural history themes, a library, and a program area.

One popular Old Hickory water activity is Duckwing Triking. Thanks to the long local recreation season, residents also enjoy camping, hiking, fishing, hunting, water skiing, and going on picnics for much of the year. They also have plenty of opportunities to study and photograph the large population of wading birds and waterfowl.

Old Hickory Area Schools

Students living in Old Hickory have access to both public and private schools. The public institutions include DuPont Elementary School, Andrew Jackson Elementary School, DuPont Hadley Middle School, and McGavock Comp High School. Private schools serving the area are the Christian Life Academy and the Family Christian Academy.

Nashville is home to a number of trade and vocational schools. It boasts a number of public and private colleges and universities, such as Vanderbilt University, Nashville State Community College, Belmont University, Tennessee State University, Trevecca Nazarene University, and Lipscomb University. In addition, Middle Tennessee State University is in nearby Murfreesboro.

Just around the corner from Old Hickory is all the hustle and bustle associated with Nashville. Although considered a part of the city, Old Hickory has a distinctive, historic flavor of its own. Whether prospective buyers are looking for a brand new residence or want to restore one of the old DuPont structures, they have plenty of choices when it comes to home size, style, and price. The opportunity to enjoy the sights and sounds of the city plus abundant outdoor recreation nearly all year long makes Old Hickory an outstanding community to call home.

Old Hickory Real Estate Agents

Considering the purchase or sale of real estate in Old Hickory? Let our team of Nashville real estate specialists professionally assist in your hunt for the perfect home or skillfully negotiate the sale of your existing Nashville house. As Old Hickory neighborhood real estate experts, we know the unique dynamics of the Old Hickory real estate market. Let's negotiate towards your next home together today!

Call The Ashton Real Estate Group of RE/MAX Advantage today to learn more about buyer or seller representation. Are you likely to sell your Old Hickory home soon? Receive a free home assessment, where you can instantly calculate your property's estimated market value!

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