Findings for PPC in Nashville

Nashville Ranks Amongst Least Expensive Markets for Google Adwords in USA

SEP's ongoing research into PPC Campaigns has revealed that Nashville was the 89th least expensive city in USA in keyword bids in Google Adwords for the month of July 2015. Nashville also ranks amongst the least expensive cities in Tennessee, ranking as number 2nd. In the study, San Buenaventura ranked as the most expensive city in the country, while Ontario ranked as the least expensive city.

Year over Year Google Adwords Prices for Nashville are up in July 2015

SEP's research shows that the average price of a click to advertisers targeting Nashville keywords increased by (Yr/Yr increase %)% versus the same keywords one year earlier.

Google Adwords Keyword Prices 34% Higher in Nashville than Murfreesboro

SEP’s research also tracks Google Adwords price changes and trends in cities across Canada and the U.S. Recent data shows that average prices in Nashville are 34% higher than in Murfreesboro. The average price of a click in Nashville is $14.17.

This price difference is understandable though, given the population of Murfreesboro is less than Nashville, which generally means less competition and therefore lower prices.

To get a better sense of relative prices, we also compared prices with another city of equal population, Oklahoma City, and found the average price of a click in Nashville was 14% lower than in Oklahoma City. This suggests that perhaps prices in Nashville are relatively low.

The Price Rank shows how expensive keywords are in certain industry and segment relative to other cities in a country, region and province.

PPC Industry Data for Nashville


Summary PPC Stats for Nashville for July 2015
Avg Price per Click Rank in Country Rank in Region Rank in province Mo./Mo. % Price Change
City Average 14.17 89th 4th 2nd 4
Automotive/Vehicle Auto Insurance 55.83 93rd 5th 4th -17
Auto Parts 1.88 79th 2nd 1st 14
Dealerships 3.96 128th 5th 2nd NA
Tires 2.51 206th 8th 5th -27
Towing 4.01 90th 3rd 2nd -3
Average 17.47 81st 5th 4th -8
B2B Office Furniture 6.47 51st 2nd 1st 1
Printers 6.04 70th 4th 3rd -58
Average 6.25 89th 4th 3rd -19
Entertainment/Recreation Restaurants 1.43 119th 6th 3rd 31
Average 1.43 119th 6th 3rd 31
Finance Credit Counselling 42.51 7th 1st 1st NA
Insurance 43.89 45th 5th 4th 0
Mortgages 33.90 6th 1st 1st 0
Payday Loans 10.97 77th 2nd 1st 17
Average 28.45 56th 5th 4th NA
Health, Beauty & Fitness Chiropractors 8.65 115th 5th 3rd 1
Cosmetic Surgery 8.39 68th 1st 1st -4
Dentists 11.51 142nd 2nd 2nd -18
Martial Arts 6.86 10th 1st 1st 0
Massage Therapy 3.50 96th 6th 3rd -24
Optometrists 1.95 127th 4th 3rd NA
Average 8.82 188th 5th 3rd -12
Home & Garden Appliance Repair 16.28 67th 1st 1st 29
Furniture 3.66 70th 3rd 2nd 0
Garage Doors 8.12 182nd 6th 5th -29
Landscapers 9.87 11th 3rd 1st 35
Moving Companies 32.16 5th 2nd 2nd 13
Pest Control 37.56 15th 1st 1st 106
Plumbers 16.27 201st 10th 4th 5
Roofing 17.62 73rd 2nd 1st 17
Self Storage Companies 13.35 95th 5th 2nd 26
Windows and Doors 7.20 65th 4th 3rd NA
Average 16.76 137th 1st 1st 16
Legal Criminal Lawyers 11.78 79th 2nd 2nd 0
Family Law 66.05 7th 1st 1st NA
Law Firms 14.38 146th 7th 3rd 12
Personal Injury Law 85.01 87th 3rd 2nd -5
Average 31.45 128th 4th 3rd 9
Real Estate Apartment Rentals 2.12 81st 6th 4th -5
Condos 2.37 64th 3rd 1st 2
New Home Developers 5.34 37th 3rd 2nd 18
Realtors 3.12 74th 4th 3rd 9
Average 3.15 61st 2nd 2nd 5
Shopping Florists 6.35 111st 6th 4th -21
Average 6.35 111st 6th 4th -21
Travel Car Rentals 3.30 87th 7th 2nd -16
Hotels 5.34 37th 1st 1st 0
Average 4.32 53rd 2nd 1st -8

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About SEP Research*

An ongoing PPC Study by Search Engine People tracks and monitors how paid search in North America’s Top Cities is changing over time for select industries.

The study illustrates the Average Price-Per-Click in a given city for select Industries and their related segments. Additionally, it reveals its current rank to other markets in a Country, Province, and its Month over Month % Price change.

This PPC study monitors the prices of keywords, number of advertisers competing for those keywords, and search volumes. To ensure relative market-to-market comparison keywords tracked are based on sufficient search volumes in all markets studied.

The study includes a limited numbers of keywords to represent each industry, and specific segments in each industry. The main industries tracked are:

  • Automotive/Vehicle
  • B2B
  • Entertainment/Recreation
  • Finance
  • Health/Beauty/Fitness
  • Home & Garden
  • Legal
  • Real Estate
  • Shopping
  • Travel
  • Special Events

Currently the data is updated on monthly basis for nearly 200 keywords in over 300 cities across North America. SEP will continue to add keywords, industries, and baskets over time, so if your industry is not here yet, please check back periodically.

*The information found in this page is an early release of the data found in SEP’s ongoing study, and should not be interpreted as being definitive or statistically significant. It is merely a compilation of the interesting data gathered.