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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