Information and Facts About Memphis
- Statistics and Demographics
- Resources for Residents
- Moving to Memphis
- Weather, Land, and Environment
- Trivia and Other Fun Facts
Statistics and Demographics
If you are looking for demographic or statistical information on Memphis, this is the place to find it.
- Demographics and Other Statistics
- Crime Statistics
- Cost of Living in Memphis
- Most Popular Baby Names in Tennessee
Resources for Residents
Whether you are a native or a newcomer to the city of Memphis, there are some basic things you will need to know like how to register to vote or where to renew your drivers license.
- How To Calculate Your Property Tax
- How to Renew Your Driver's License
- How to Save Money on Your Summer Utility Bill
- Registering to Vote in Tennessee
- Voting in a Shelby County Election
- Tennessee Alcohol Laws
- Memphis Area Libraries
- Social Security Offices in Memphis
- Sales Tax in Memphis
- Tennessee Sales Tax Holiday
- Recycling in Memphis
- How to Start a Neighborhood Watch in Memphis
- How to Obtain a Tennessee Handgun Carry Permit
- How to Apply for Food Stamps
- Adopting a Pet
From plains and trains to automobiles, here are the resources you need to help you travel in the city, around the city, or even to and from the city.
- Getting a Tennessee Driver's License
- How to Renew Your Driver's License
- Find the Cheapest Gas in Memphis
- Child Restraint Laws
- Memphis' Most Dangerous Intersections
- HOV Lanes in Memphis
- Tennessee DUI Laws
- Catching a Cab
- Memphis Area Transit Authority
- Memphis International Airport
Moving to Memphis
If you are moving to Memphis, you may be wondering about establishing residency, getting a driver's license, or finding an apartment. The resources below will get you started. Once you've gotten settled in, check out the Resources for Residents above for more insight on Memphis living.
- Establishing Residency in Memphis
- How To Find an Apartment in Memphis
- What Is the Cost of Living in Memphis?
- How High are Memphis Property Taxes?
- How Much is Sales Tax in Memphis?
- How To Get a Tennessee Driver's License
Weather, Land, and Environment
From the scorching sun to smatterings of snow, earthquakes to tornadoes, and rivers to plains, it is clear that Mother Nature is keeping busy in the Memphis area. The resources below will help you to navigate the weather, land, and environment in Memphis and the Mid-South.
- Climate in Memphis
- Memphis Water
- Pollen in Memphis
- Tornadoes in the Mid-South
- Tornado Sirens
- Summer High Temperatures
Trivia and Other Fun Facts
Do you know which Memphis attraction is the second most visited home in the United States? Or do you know on what macabre site the National Ornamental Metal Museum now sits? Can you name the local elementary school that Justin Timberlake attended? Find out the answers to these questions and other bits of Memphis trivia here.
- The Ghosts of Memphis
- What is the Story Behind "Walking in Memphis?"
- Who is Muriel and What is the Hollywood?
- Memphis' Tallest Buildings
- Is Memphis Bleek Really From Memphis?
- Pyramid Arena Quick Facts
- Where Did Justin Timberlake Go to School?
- What is B.B. King's Real Name?
- The Brinkley Female College Ghost
News and Radio
If you are looking for information or entertainment, there is no shortage of media outlets in Memphis.
Schools and Education
With several school districts, numerous private schools, and renowned institutions of higher learning, there are plenty of opportunities for education in Memphis and the Mid-South.
- School Calendars
- Back to School Information
- Physicals and Immunizations Required for School
- Back to School Sales Tax Holiday
- Memphis City Schools Registration
- Shelby County Schools Registration
- Tipton County Schools Registration
- DeSoto County Schools Registration
- Memphis City Schools Website
- Shelby County Schools Website
- The University of Memphis
- Catholic Schools of Memphis
- Memphis Area Home Education Association
Jobs and Careers
Memphis is abundant with job opportunities. Whether you are an employer or a potential employee, these resources will help you find what you're looking for.
Memphis has a rich and colorful history chock full of fascinating characters, heart-wrenching struggles, and uplifting triumphs. Learn all about it right here.
- A Brief History of Memphis
- Historic Photos of Memphis
- Origins of Memphis Street Names
- The Memphis Belle
Crime and Punishment
Memphis is no stranger to crime and punishment. Here you will find information on the area's laws, law enforcement, and most infamous crimes.
- Memphis Crime Statistics
- Tennessee Amber Alerts
- Memphis Area Missing Persons
- Memphis Area Sex Offenders
- How to Obtain a Handgun Carry Permit in Tennessee