Belle Meade is one of the more established neighborhoods in Nashville. Just south of downtown and Hillsboro-West End, the three square mile area highlights a beautiful neighborhood dotted with large historic homes, as well as a mixture of more modern homes. The homes in Belle Meade are some of the most luxurious you will find in Nashville. Rich history fills this neighborhood. The famous Belle Meade Plantation is a historic mansion turned museum that stretches over 30 acres and is home to years of Belle Meade history dating back to 1807. Belle Meade has one of the highest income per capita in the United States.