Midtown is a neighborhood in Memphis, Tennessee.
There is a broad selection of green spaces in Midtown. It is easy to access parks in the neighborhood since there are about 10 of them close by for residents to check out. Finally, this neighborhood is relatively quiet, as there are few pedestrians, although there can be more noise for those who are closer to Interstate 240, Interstate 40 or one of the railway lines.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing roughly 55% of the dwellings in Midtown, while large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings are the main alternatives in the housing stock. This neighborhood experienced its biggest housing boom pre-1960, so most of the available housing is from this era. This area has a good selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The proportions of home owners and renters are about even.
It is very easy to get to the nearest supermarket on foot in Midtown in this neighborhood. There are also a limited number of options for those who care about close by restaurants and cafes. When it comes to education, both primary and secondary schools are easy to get to on foot from any location in this part of Memphis. Along with public schools, there are private elementary and high schools.
A car is a great transportation option in Midtown. It is very convenient to park, and the majority of houses for sale are a rather short drive from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 40. On the other hand, walking is not very popular in this part of Memphis, although many daily needs can be met on foot.