Best Neighborhoods in Memphis

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At VeryApt we've created guides to help give you a sense of the different neighborhoods that Memphis has to offer. Each of our guides is the product of our own research and renter reviews from our platform. If you're overwhelmed with choices, a good place to start is our apartment finder!
Known as "Bluff City" because it's location along the bluffs of the Mississippi River, Memphis is a city that offers a distinctive blend of history, music, and culture. Known as the Home of the Blues and the Birthplace of Rock 'n' Roll, Memphis resonates with the soulful melodies that once flowed from legendary Beale Street, where blues and jazz legends were discovered. The city also pays homage to Elvis Presley at Graceland, the iconic mansion that honors the memory of the King of Rock 'n' Roll. Memphis is renowned for its delectable barbecue, serving up mouthwatering dishes that delight food enthusiasts from near and far. With its rich history in the civil rights movement, including the National Civil Rights Museum at the Lorraine Motel, Memphis stands as a testament to the ongoing struggle for justice and equality. Whether you're enjoying its music, savoring its flavors, or exploring its history, Memphis has something to offer for you.

Where to Live in Memphis

Mud Island
Perfect for Outdoor Enthusiasts
Downtown Heartbeat of Memphis
East Memphis Outdoor Space, Shopping, and Charming Homes
Midtown Home to the Memphis Zoo & Much More