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Where We Live

There are many fantasticly diverse, culturally rich neighborhoods in Memphis. Some are close to the Medical Center in an urban setting while others are a bit further out, offering a more suburban way of life.

The average cost of a home in Memphis is $180,375 while the average cost of a two bedroom/two bathroom apartment is $726/month.  The cost of living in Memphis is 14.3% lower than the national average. (CBS News MoneyWatch).

Learn a little more about the neighborhoods in which UTHSC residents/faculty/staff live and why they love them!

map of Memphis neighborhoods

Olive Branch, MS

Founded in 1836, Olive Branch is only 35 minutes from the UTHSC. It grew at a rate of 838% between the years of 1990 and 2010, making it the fastest growing city in the U.S. during that timeframe.

Last Published: Dec 13, 2017