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Best Places To Live Near Downtown, Memphis, TN

  • Downtown, Memphis, TN
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 48,441
  • Downtown Memphis has improved greatly over the last 30+ years. Remember, this is the place where MLK was assassinated in 1968, and in many respects, the city remains stuck in 1968. The city is obsessed…[read more]


Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score87
  • Germantown, TN
  • 15.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 39,213
  • There is one review on this page that says murders, etc. are a problem in Germantown. Completely and wildly incorrect. Germantown does indeed suffer from some crime issues coming from the adjacent…[read more]
  • Bartlett, TN
  • 11.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 58,318
  • I lived here for a year. It was hell on earth. The town is in decline. There's more crime every year. All there is are a few depressing strip malls. Bartlett is the definition of urban sprawl. You need…[read more]
  • Olive Branch, MS
  • 17.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 35,508
  • Olive Branch is a growing, diverse and very affordable place to live. MS has a very low state income tax rate - partially avoidable if you put money in your children's MS 529 college savings plan - and…[read more]
  • Lakeland, TN
  • 20.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,541
  • My family and I are proud to call Lakeland, Tennessee home. With a low population, this town truly has a great community feel, while being close enough to Memphis that you can easily commute to the city…[read more]
  • Windyke-Southwind, Memphis, TN
  • 17.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 10,884
  • Hernando, MS
  • 20.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 15,227
  • Here in Hernando we enjoy a quiet, peaceful existence among wonderful neighbors and nature at her loveliest. Living in Hernando gives us access to some great schools where our kids are happy and free to…[read more]
  • Cordova-Appling, Memphis, TN
  • 13.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 83,223
  • I love living in Cordova- Appling, located in Memphis TN. This is a lovely community to settle in. Anyone who has lived in Appling or Cordova will tell you it is a friendly, well-developed neighborhood.…[read more]
  • Clarkedale, AR
  • 14.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 434
  • Southaven, MS
  • 10.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 51,816
  • After living in Florida for the first part of my life, I moved to Southaven when I was 25. The area is completely different as I am accustomed to going to the beach every day and relaxing in the sun.…[read more]
  • Bridgetown, MS
  • 17.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,045
  • East Memphis-Colonial-Yorkshire, Memphis, TN
  • 7.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 107,753
  • I have lived in the general area of East Memphis-Colonial-Yorkshire Memphis, TN since I was born and have no immediate plans to move. I am currently married to a wonderful man and we have 2 beautiful…[read more]
  • River Oaks-Kirby-Balmoral, Memphis, TN
  • 12.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 42,038
  • Anthonyville, AR
  • 17.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 142
  • Millington, TN
  • 16.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,069
  • Millington city is beautiful as well an upcoming residential area. It’s strategically located a few kilometers from Memphis. I have lived in this city for more than ten years. High-security levels in the…[read more]
  • Hickory Ridge-South Riverdale, Memphis, TN
  • 13.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 92,024
  • I have lived in Hickory Ridge-South Riverdale for many years. It has had its ups and downs in the past due to a tornado that tore down the mall and crime rates that were on the rise. Since the new mall…[read more]
  • Midtown, Memphis, TN
  • 3.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 62,752
  • Horn Lake, MS
  • 12.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 26,785
  • Previous reviews from a resident who wanted to run a feline hotel in his neighborhood and another complaining because he cannot park in his front yard leave out one thing. Their neighbors. We deserve…[read more]
  • Lynchburg, MS
  • 12.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,197
  • Memphis, TN
  • 0.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 655,857
  • I failed to mention one key descriptive about Memphis. Though geographically and legally Memphis is in Tennessee, Memphis is culturally and essentially a part of the North Mississippi Delta. If you like…[read more]
  • Walls, MS
  • 15.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,326
  • Raleigh, Memphis, TN
  • 9.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 54,460
  • I have lived in Raleigh, Memphis, Tennessee for 5 years now. Over those 5 years I have learned that I truly enjoy the neighborhood. The neighborhood of Raleigh is located in the North-central part of…[read more]
  • Berclair-Highland Heights, Memphis, TN
  • 7.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 33,880
  • White Haven-Coro Lake, Memphis, TN
  • 6.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 88,153
  • Not many can say that their hometown is that of music royalty. Born and raised here in Whitehaven Coro Lake, I have the very distinct ability to say exactly that. Known the world throughout for being the…[read more]
  • Parkway Village-Oakhaven, Memphis, TN
  • 10.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 39,436
  • Jericho, AR
  • 14.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 96
  • Shelby Forest-Frayser, Memphis, TN
  • 6.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 34,652
  • Crawfordsville, AR
  • 16.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 548
  • Sunset, AR
  • 10.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 168
  • Horseshoe Lake, AR
  • 21.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 303
  • Marion, AR
  • 9.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,323
  • The weather is delightful living in Marion Arkansas. I appreciate to fact that I can enjoy outdoor activities all year. The public schools does an average job at teaching my children. Marion has some…[read more]
  • West Memphis, AR
  • 8.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 25,411
  • I chose to move to West Memphis because I lined up a job in the city and West Memphis had some reasonably priced homes I could choose from. It isn't the most glamorous city and it leaves a little to be…[read more]
  • Gilmore, AR
  • 23.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 189
  • Turrell, AR
  • 20.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 469
  • Edmondson, AR
  • 14.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 266

Listed above are the best places to live in Downtown, Memphis, TN for 2019. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Downtown, Memphis, TN, followed by the best places to live near Downtown, Memphis, TN, sorted by Livability Score.

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