The city of Memphis has a population of 628,487 people. Since the year 2000, it had a population growth of -3.41 percent. The median home cost in Memphis is $77,720. Home appreciation the last year has been -6.25 percent. Compared to the rest of the country, Memphis’s cost of living is 25.70% Lower than the U.S. average.
The city of Memphis is a top ten cities to invest in real estate. It is home to the busiest cargo airport in the world, third largest railroad center in US and major shipping port for barge traffic. The city has great plan to develop into a main medical hub for USA. This is the city full of opportunities.
Accolades of the City:
Ranked #339 Best Green Cities
Ranked #109 2005 Best Places to Live
Ranked #28 Second Annual “America’s Manliest Cities” Rankings
Ranked #10 Best Block Party Places
Ranked #4 America’s Manliest Sports Cities
Ranked #48 Cities on the Edge of Greatness
Ranked #33 Drought-Riskiest Cities
Ranked #24 Most Energetic Cities
Ranked #11 America’s Manliest Cities
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Memphis is a city with rhythm, deep blues and plenty of gospel. If you take it all together you get soul, you get authenticity. It is a city full of people making their way the only way they know how. It is a place worth putting roots down in, a place that deserves people who want to make it a permanent home.
Music lovers from around the world gather at the Beale Street Music Festival, Mud IslandSummer Concert Series, Live at the Garden Summer Series at the Botanic Gardens, the Court Square Concert Series, theInternational Jazz Festival as well as daily performances throughout the cities’ venues. Artists to perform in Memphis have included Earth, Wind and Fire, Bonnie Raitt, Harry Connick Jr, Ray Charles, Lyle Lovett and the Rolling Stones. Memphis is home to some of the great artist of our time, including such artists as Isaac Hayes, Elvis Presley, BB King,Jerry Lee Lewis, Johnny Cash and Otis Redding.
If you like sports the city of Memphis is home to the Grizzlies’ NBA Basketball Team, Memphis Redbirds AAA Baseball, University ofMemphis Tigers, Memphis River Kings Hockey Team , Regions-Morgan Keegan Tennis Tournaments, Annual PGA GolfTournament and NASCAR /NHRA racing at Memphis MotorSports Park.