Welcome to Leiper’s Fork
A rural small town with all the comforts of home.
Leiper’s Fork is a rural village in Williamson County, just south of Nashville. The village is charming and quaint, offering residents a Mayberry small-town feel. It’s the perfect rural retreat from the neon lights of Nashville.
Leiper’s Fork was settled in the 1700s and remained a tiny rural town for hundreds of years. The town is located on the historic wooded trail known as Natchez Trace, which enabled it to become an important trade center.
Today, Leiper’s Fork remains a tranquil paradise away from the city, quiet and peaceful. It’s the perfect town to experience country living. Modern and elegant cottages are popular, many tucked away in the rolling hills.
What to Love
Fun community events
People & Lifestyle
Leiper’s Fork is a rural area punctuated by rivers and streams, and home to lush landscapes. The population is quite small, so it’s the kind of town where you’ll know your neighbors and experience that classic Southern hospitality from your close-knit community.
Families love Leiper’s Fork for the excellent public school system, but the peace and quiet of the country draws in residents of all ages. Franklin and Nashville are located just an easy drive away, so getting to the city is a breeze. Working professionals who want to experience tranquil country life outside of the office often move to this area.
Dining, Shopping, & Entertainment
For a small town, Leiper’s Fork has plenty of delicious restaurants, art galleries, and even a distillery to enjoy!
The original Puckett’s
Grocery is located right in the heart of Leiper’s Fork, it’s a local favorite for their food, live music, and fire pit out front. Experience fine dining at 1892
which features locally grown menu items and an atmosphere that feels like home. Grab breakfast with all the locals at the Country Boy Restaurant
, a classically Southern diner experience. Leiper’s Fork Distillery
is also worth a visit for whiskey lovers.
Things to Do
In true small town form, Leiper’s Fork puts on notable events for the whole community at various times throughout the year. There’s always something going on to enjoy with your friends and family!
The Lawnchair Theater
often shows outdoor movies, which is a fun experience for you to get to know your neighbors. Historical sites and natural beauty collide at the Natchez Parkway
, which is a 444 mile National Scenic Bypass that links Natchez, Mississippi to Nashville. Used as a trade route for centuries, it is now dotted with historical sites to explore and endless miles of beauty to discover. The Trace is open all year round to hikers, bikers, motorists and horseback riders but is particularly beautiful in the fall.
Leiper’s Fork is zoned to the award-winning Williamson County School District. Grace Christian Academy, PreK-12, Independent Christian School