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Living in Memphis

Memphis is the 37th most walkable large city in the US with 646,889 residents.

Memphis does not have many bike lanes.

The most walkable Memphis neighborhoods are Barry F. Homes, Annesdale Park and Victorian Village.

Nearby Apartments

36 Walk Score of Memphis, TN

Memphis is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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Photo of FedExForum in Memphis

FedExForum

Photo of Peabody Elementary School in Memphis

Peabody Elementary School

Most errands require a car in Memphis.

Memphis is the 37th most walkable large city in the US with a Walk Score of 36.

Memphis Apartments for Rent

Memphis Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Barry F. Homes 81 - 77 513
2 Annesdale Park 76 - 70 546
3 Victorian Village 75 - 77 522
4 East Midtown 74 - 57 2,216
5 Idlewild-East End Historic 72 - 72 1,749
6 Colonial View Civic Club 69 - 59 620
7 Cooper Young 69 - 69 3,494
8 Winchester Park 68 - 69 740
9 New Pathways 67 - 75 6,279
10 North Memphis Concerned Citizens 66 - 57 3,346
11 Evergreen Historic District 64 - 78 4,282
12 Central Gardens 64 - 63 4,052
13 Destiny Unlimited 63 - 51 2,290
14 College Park Neighborhood Watch 63 - 57 746
15 East Parkway 62 - 53 1,016
16 University of Memphis 60 - 59 3,897
17 Washington Heights 59 - 64 1,222
18 Castalia - Parkway Block Club 59 - 60 620
19 Messick Buntyn 58 - 65 3,034
20 Annesdale-Snowden 58 - 53 522
21 South Memphis Citizens United for Action 58 - 56 2,531
22 Normal Station 58 - 67 3,102
23 Binghampton-Lester 57 - 67 12,153
24 Orange Mound Civic Orgganization 57 - 56 7,598
25 Joffre 56 - 58 1,105
26 South Third and Parkway 56 - 48 513
27 Rhodes View 56 - 74 576
28 South Memphis Alliance and Regrowth Team 55 - 48 647
29 Rozelle-Annesdale 55 - 58 1,395
30 Hadley and Prescott 54 - 50 985
31 Mendenhall Estates 54 - 47 2,644
32 South Bluffs 54 - 54 682
33 East Buntyn 53 - 68 1,045
34 Bethel Grove Community Organization 52 - 47 2,962
35 Williamsburg Colony 48 - 45 1,643
36 Glenview 48 - 44 769
37 Rhodes Hollywood Springdale Partnership 48 - 62 7,149
38 Eastlawn - Crider - Pinecrest Block Club 47 - 48 543
39 Hollywood-Hyde Park-Springdale 47 - 54 6,028
40 Edwin Circle 46 - 47 649
41 Southeast Memphis 45 - 44 16,176
42 Hunters Hollow South 44 - 55 1,562
43 Chicasaw Gardens 44 - 59 901
44 Grahamwood 44 - 45 3,791
45 Mallory Heights Community Club 44 - 52 1,522
46 Glenview-Edgewood Manor 44 - 46 949
47 Magnolia Barksdale Civic Club 42 - 44 3,332
48 Lundee 41 - 56 612
49 Old Hickory Hills Civic Club 40 - 41 1,083
50 Autumn Ridge 38 - 44 5,923
51 University Lane 38 - 68 1,163
52 Fairlawn 38 - 42 636
53 East Dison Street Block Club 37 - 37 585
54 Bennington Park Neighborhood Watch Group 37 - 41 1,418
55 Chapel Creek 36 - 39 2,048
56 Colonial Acres 36 - 44 8,509
57 Kendale 36 - 39 508
58 Stage Park Meadows 36 - 36 2,118
59 Dunn Road 35 - 42 1,312
60 Fairhills 35 - 41 685
61 Audubon Park 35 - 41 1,015
62 Cresent Avenue 35 - 39 2,020
63 Cherokee Civic Club 35 - 44 2,208
64 Alta Vista 35 - 40 7,628
65 Harbor Town 34 - 49 1,501
66 Imogene Heights 34 - 39 1,253
67 Hunters Hollow 34 - 40 3,313
68 Prospect Park - Rayner - Eloise Block Club 34 - 40 647
69 48th Ward Civic Club 34 - 40 1,717
70 Barton Heights Neighborhood Watch 34 - 35 1,124
71 Westwood Meadows 34 - 39 610
72 Longview Heights Civic Club 33 - 37 1,743
73 Walker 33 - 37 2,257
74 Alcy-Ball 33 - 39 1,626
75 Handy Holiday Community Club 33 - 35 2,219
76 Riverview 32 - 35 3,832
77 Sea Isle Park 32 - 40 6,360
78 White Station-Yates 32 - 43 1,471
79 Raleigh-Ridge Park 32 - 35 2,341
80 Mt. Pisgah Concerned Citizens 32 - 36 960
81 Douglas-Bungalow-Crump 32 - 47 1,847
82 Elliston Height Civic Club Neighborhood Watch 31 - 34 553
83 Alta Vista Stage 31 - 43 7,946
84 Buckingham Farms 30 - 27 965
85 Sixty Point One Ward Civic Club 30 - 35 3,267
86 Concerned Citizens of West Junction 29 - 33 1,139
87 Westwood 29 - 34 8,646
88 Red Acres 28 - 44 568
89 Balmoral 28 - 40 1,880
90 Frayser 28 - 41 4,942
91 Rangeline 26 - 32 7,802
92 Burlington 26 - 32 2,835
93 Woodchase Homeowners Assn. 26 - 33 507
94 Kirby Trace 26 - 42 846
95 Whitehaven View 25 - 37 5,200
96 Ford Road 25 - 34 1,736
97 40th Ward Civic Club 24 - 41 1,708
98 Richmond Colony 22 - 35 715
99 Valey Forge Civic League 22 - 32 3,410
100 Citizens Against Reckless Endangerment 22 - 40 566
101 Countrywood 21 - 29 8,753
102 Red Oaks 20 - 31 1,720
103 Skylake 20 - 29 1,272
104 Whispering Meadows 20 - 20 1,108
105 Roseleigh 20 - 32 1,965
106 Village 19 - 47 689
107 Hawkins Mill Residents Associtaion 19 - 29 2,332
108 Westside 18 - 39 1,578
109 Keswick-Stornaway 18 - 35 1,205
110 Springhill Community Civic Club 18 - 28 19,273
111 Gardenview 17 - 36 3,032
112 Eastwood Manor 17 - 33 911
113 Westhaven 17 - 30 1,506
114 Hedgemoor Civic Club 16 - 37 542
115 Harbortown 16 - 42 4,504
116 Belle Meade 16 - 36 670
117 Greentrees 13 - 31 1,113
118 Whiteville - Alice Neighborhood Watch 13 - 38 1,020
119 Weaver Road - Mt Pisgah Concerned Citizens 10 - 32 1,410
120 Rocky Point Road Corridor 9 - 28 1,782
121 Scenic Hills 8 - 24 1,223
122 Walnut Grove Lake 8 - 22 794
123 Westwood Shores 7 - 24 1,175
124 Community Uniting Resource and Energies 2 - 22 510

Eating & Drinking

There are about 1,502 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Memphis.

People in Memphis can walk to an average of 0.6 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of Blues City Cafe in Memphis

Blues City Cafe

Photo of Charlie Vergos' Rendezvous in Memphis

Charlie Vergos' Rendezvous

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thumbnail for Silky O'Sullivan'sAs you walk down the historic Beale Street, somber into Silky's for a bucket of beer. Be entertained by dueling pianos and beer drinking goats.

Tim Allyn Goodroe
on Silky O'Sullivan's

44 Bike Score of Memphis, TN

Memphis is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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Photo of Main Street Trolley in Memphis

Main Street Trolley

Photo of Court Square in Memphis

Court Square

Photo of Carriage Rides in Memphis

Carriage Rides

Photo of Methodist University Hospital in Memphis

Methodist University Hospital

Photo of Fire Museum of Memphis in Memphis

Fire Museum of Memphis

Photo of Cannon Center For The Performing Arts in Memphis

Cannon Center For The Performing Arts

thumbnail for The Brass DoorVisit this quaint little bar and eatery. It provides inside and outside seating while enjoying a cool beer and hot food. At nights the basement hosts local live musicians while sipping on a cocktail.

Tim Allyn Goodroe
on The Brass Door

Photo of Peabody Park in Memphis

Peabody Park

Photo of Dogs Rule Day Care & School in Memphis

Dogs Rule Day Care & School

Photo of Second Hand Rose East in Memphis

Second Hand Rose East

Photo of ATA Black Belt & Academy in Memphis

ATA Black Belt & Academy

thumbnail for Beale StreetWalk down this historic and iconic destination of downtown Memphis known as Beale Street. It is the home of the blues. It has seen the likes of B B King, Bobby Blue Bland, Elvis Presley and Jerry Lee Lewis among many others. Experience the music, dancing and food known to draw many from all over.

Tim Allyn Goodroe
on Beale Street

Memphis is Talking About...

party coffee cordova levitt shell school fedexforum god drink run dinner eat lunch beer sleep movie music song boscos dream playing

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Photo of Richard & Annette Bloch Cancer Survivors Park in Memphis

Richard & Annette Bloch Cancer Survivors Park

Photo of Urban Gardener in Memphis

Urban Gardener

Photo of Bari Restaurant in Memphis

Bari Restaurant

thumbnail for FedExForumThe FedEx Forum is home to the Successful Memphis Grizzlies NBA Basketball Team. It not only hosts basketball games but circuses and concerts as well.

Tim Allyn Goodroe
on FedExForum

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