We are tickled pink about these memphis facts

 

Memphis is 35° N latitude/90° W longitude

 

2nd largest city in tennessee &

25th largest city in the nation

 

largest city on the mississippi river

 

Average Rainfall 64 - 96 inches year

 

Population of memphis is over 600,000

 

Elevation is 0 - 1,000 above sea level

 

Known as the Bluff city

(We sit on the fourth chickasaw bluff)

 

Memphis Zoo only 1/4 in US with Pandas

 

Home to Fed Ex & International paper

 

Big river crossing is the LONGEST

active rail/bike/pedestrian bridge

in the country!

 

Shelby County, in which memphis sits, is the biggest of the four counties that the four major cities in tennessee occupy.. it comes in at a whopping 785 sq miles!

 

 

 

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