La Vergne is a city in Rutherford County, Tennessee. The population was 32,588 at the 2010 census and 34,077 in 2013. La Vergne lies within the Nashville Metropolitan Statistical Area. La Vergne is located at 36°0′48″N 86°33′46″W (36.013330, -86.562682). It directly borders the Antiochneighborhood of Nashville on the northwest, Smyrna on the southeast, and Percy Priest Lake on the northeast. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 25.1 square miles (65 km2), of which 24.8 square miles (64 km2) is land and 0.3 square miles (0.78 km2) (1.20%) is water.