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Living in Memphis

Memphis is the 38th 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, Victorian Village and Idlewild-East End Historic.

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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 38th most walkable large city in the US with a Walk Score of 37.

Memphis Apartments for Rent

Memphis Neighborhoods

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Population

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

Eating & Drinking

There are about 1,884 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Memphis.

People in Memphis can walk to an average of 0.9 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

icon for car shares in Memphis

Memphis has about 5 car shares from RelayRides and Zipcar.

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 Cannon Center for The Performing Arts in Memphis

Cannon Center for The Performing Arts

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Methodist University Hospital

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Fire Museum of Memphis

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

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Bari Ristorante

Photo of Huey's Midtown in Memphis

Huey's Midtown

Photo of Peabody Park in Memphis

Peabody Park

Photo of Dogs Rule Day Care & School in Memphis

Dogs Rule Day Care & School

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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Second Hand Rose East

Photo of ATA Black Belt & Academy in Memphis

ATA Black Belt & Academy

Photo of Richard & Annette Bloch Cancer Survivors Park in Memphis

Richard & Annette Bloch Cancer Survivors Park

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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