Memphis, Tennessee

Along the mighty Mississippi River in southwest Tennessee, you will find the city of Memphis. Memphis is an urban playground of music, history, and world-class attractions. Known as “The River City”, the Mississippi River serves as a western border for Memphis. The banks of the river provide nearly five miles of parks which are ideal for the outdoor enthusiasts.

If you are in the mood for authentic soul food and live music, Beale Street should be your destination. One of the most popular areas in Memphis, day or night, there is always something exciting going on down on Beale.

Elvis Presley’s Graceland mansion is a very famous attraction in Memphis. Take the unforgettable journey through the rock-and-roll legend’s home, and explore the personal side of Elvis Presley.

People relocating to the area will be pleasantly surprised to find a variety of neighborhoods. From the Cooper-Young eclectic historic district in Midtown, to Collierville with its old time Tennessee charm, to Harbor Town a quaint area on Mud Island, or Germantown which is located in Memphis proper- you are sure to find a community perfect for you and your family.

Come experience the unified spirit that brings everyone together to cheer for the University of Memphis Tigers, the Rhodes College Lynx, and the Memphis Grizzlies NBA basketball team!

Top Ten Reasons to Live in Memphis

1. You will end up falling in love with what you thought was a sketchy BBQ joint.

2. Downtown action on Beale Street (music, food, and fun)

3. Home to America’s #1 Sports Franchise- Memphis Grizzlies

4. Sunsets on the Mississippi River will never get old.

5. Memphians favorite concert spots are always outside.

6. Memphis makes the best beer, “Get Tapped”.

7. Cost of living 4.8% lower than the national average, you will save money living here!

8. There are lots of ways to have fun on a budget. Several attractions such as The Memphis Zoo, The Pink Palace, and several museums offer free days to Memphis residents.

9. Climate doesn’t get more perfect than Memphis with mild winters, warm spring and falls, and sunny summers.

10. Memphis has the best water, straight from an underground aquifer.

Resources

5 Great Neighborhoods in Memphis
http://www.frontdoor.com/real-estate/5-great-neighborhoods-in-memphis

Relocating to Memphis
http://www.yelp.com/topic/memphis-relocating-to-memphis-advice-on-neighborhoods-and-best-way-to-find-a-place

Memphis Vaction
https://www.tnvacation.com/cities-towns/memphis/

Memphis Chamber of Commerce
http://www.memphischamber.com/

Best Public Elementary Schools in or Near Memphis
https://k12.niche.com/rankings/public-elementary-schools/best-overall/m/memphis-metro-area/ /

Memphis Middle School and high School
http://www.schooldigger.com/go/TN/city/Memphis/search.aspx?level=2