Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee
Memphis: County seat of Shelby County, Tennessee, United States
Memphis is a city located in the county of Shelby in the U.S. state of Tennessee. Its population at the 2010 census was 646,889 and a population density of 765 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 649,705 inhabitants.
The city was created 204 years ago in 1818.
Quick Facts about Memphis
|Population :||649,705 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Tennessee (United States)|
|County :||Shelby County|
|Postal code :||77340|
|Phone Area Codes :||901|
|Area :||845.18 km2|
|Official name :||Memphis|
|Altitude :||338 feet / 103 meters|
|Capital city :||Memphis is capital of Shelby County|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1819 (204 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||Central Time Zone|
|Local time :||12:49:54 (1st February 2023)|
|Density :||769 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||0.43% (2010-2020)|
Memphis is located at 35°8'58"N 90°2'56"W (35.1495300, -90.0489800).
- Official Website
Official website of Memphis
- A C Wharton , 31 December, 2015
- Jim Strickland , 2016-01-01T00:00:00Z
- Kanifing District
- Mazkeret Batya
The population of Memphis increased by 0.43% in 10 years.
People born in Memphis (200)
- Aretha Franklin (American singer, songwriter, and pianist) she was born in 25/03/1942
- Cybill Shepherd (American actress and singer) she was born in 18/02/1950
- J. Peter Sartain (Catholic archbishop) he was born in 06/06/1952
- Alex Chilton (American songwriter, guitarist, singer and producer, best known as the lead singer of The Box Tops and Big Star) he was born in 28/12/1950
- Shannen Doherty (actress, director) she was born in 12/04/1971
- Lucy Hale (American actress and singer) she was born in 14/06/1989
- Koko Taylor (American Chicago blues musician) she was born in 28/09/1928
- Dee Dee Bridgewater (American singer) she was born in 27/05/1950
- Kristin Armstrong (American cyclist) she was born in 11/08/1973
- Lisa Marie Presley (American singer-song-writer and daughter of Elvis Presley) she was born in 01/02/1968
- Ashley Jones (actress) she was born in 03/09/1976
- Keith Herron (American sportsperson and basketball player) he was born in 14/06/1956
- DJ Paul (American record producer, rapper and DJ from Tennessee) he was born in 12/01/1977
- Alberta Hunter (American blues singer, songwriter, and nurse) she was born in 01/04/1895
- Anita Ward (American singer and musician) she was born in 20/12/1956
- Walter Lang (American film director (1896-1972)) he was born in 10/08/1896
- Ben Branch (American entrepreneur, jazz tenor saxophonist, and bandleader) he was born in 01/01/1924
- Gangsta Boo (American Rapper) she was born in 07/08/1979
Schools in Memphis
College & universities near Memphis, TN
|449764||Visible Music College||Memphis (TN)||38103|
|220853||Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Memphis||Memphis (TN)||38105-3604|
|219639||Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences||Memphis (TN)||38104|
|483744||Vibe Barber College||memphis (TN)||38107-2538|
|487010||The University of Tennessee Health Science Center||Memphis (TN)||38163|
Amtrak & bus stations near Memphis, TN
|MEM||Central Station||Central Station||RAIL|
Post offices near Memphis
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Peabody Pla Post Office||Memphis (TN)||38103|
|D Post Office||Memphis (TN)||38103|
|Memph Post Office||Memphis (TN)||38101|
|Memphis Main Office Window Post Office||Memphis (TN)||38101|
|Crosstown Post Office||Memphis (TN)||38104|
Other places with the same name (6)
- Memphis , Texas city in Texas with a population of 1,996 people.
- Memphis , Missouri city in Scotland County, Missouri, United States with a population of 1,815 people.
- Memphis , Michigan city in Michigan with a population of 343 people.
- Memphis , Nebraska village in Nebraska, United States with a population of 111 people.
- Memphis , Alabama town in Alabama with a population of 26 people.
Other cities in Shelby County
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Shelby County , TN.
|New South Memphis||641,608||City in United States of America|
|Bartlett||59,327||City in Shelby County, Tennessee, United States|
|Collierville||51,441||Town in Tennessee|
|Germantown||39,240||City in Shelby County, Tennessee|
|Lakeland||12,657||City in Shelby County, Tennessee, United States|
|Arlington||11,625||Town in Shelby County, Tennessee, United States of America|
|Millington||10,635||City in Shelby County, Tennessee, United States of America|
Distance to Other Cities
Memphis distances to largest Tennessee cities