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Is Memphis, TN a good city to raise a family? I’m a single parent, and considering an offer. I’m moving to restart life in a new city after a divorce

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To raise a family yes. To be not single, think the big cities are better but IMHO

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Disagree. You will find yourself probably making more than your peer but you will respect and tolerwnce

Might also be tough if you’re a travel consultant and want to continue on that path. I don’t believe you can get very many direct flights from MEM.

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Since Delta closed their hub, MEM airport is quiet and really only goes to other airlines’ hubs.

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I think so. There are some suburbs with good schools. Shelby Farms is a great place to take the kids. Good zoo. Low cost of living

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Probably hell for a single person with a kid in terms of social life. Small towns are rough—most people are off the market by 27....

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Lived in Memphis TN for 2 years and absolutely hated it. Yes, there are good areas to raise a kid, Germantown is one (though pricey), but honestly I couldn’t deal with the nothing to do (was single at the time), no much of friends, the racism (yes still exists and as a minority it is shitty). So decided to move. It honestly depends on you but I honestly have no love for the city so I am bias. And that is after living all over the south for 8 years.

Good luck in your next chapter

FedEx, International paper, and autozone are the 3 Fortune 500 is headquartered there. Lots of history and a Old School city. But will check it out first before committing

I’m happy to give recommendations if you visit

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