Hillsboro Village is a neighborhood of Nashville located 3 miles southwest of downtown.  The four-square block encompassing the area is adjacent to Vanderbilt UniversityBelmont 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.

Hillsboro Village merchants are a wonderful conglomeration of goods and services. Photo: Robbie Caponetto of Southern Living.

Hillsboro Village merchants are a wonderful conglomeration of goods and services. Photo: Robbie Caponetto of Southern Living.

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.

The Acklen Post Office in Nashville's Hillsboro Village is home to a wall of celebrities' autographed portraits.

The Acklen Post Office in Nashville’s Hillsboro Village is home to a wall of celebrities’ autographed portraits.

Hillsboro Village is home to the Acklen Avenue Post Office, noted for its wall of autographed photos of country music stars.

It is also home to local musicians Ben Folds and Mat Kearney.

With a walkability index score of 94, Hillsboro Village is considered a “walking oasis” from WalkScore.com.

This one bedroom, one bath condo is for sale at The Enclave at Hillsboro Village. Offered at $220,000. Click on the image for more photos and information from listing agent Sutton Lipman of RE/MAX Homes and Estates.

This one bedroom, one bath condo is for sale at The Enclave at Hillsboro Village. Offered at $220,000. Click on the image for more photos and information from listing agent Sutton Lipman of RE/MAX Homes and Estates.

This home for sale at 2805 Acklen Avenue is in the heart of Hillsboro Village.  Listed at $565,000. Click on the image for more information and photos.

This home for sale at 2805 Acklen Avenue is in the heart of Hillsboro Village. Listed at $565,000. Click on the image for more information and photos.

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