City At A Glance
About Murfreesboro, TN
Located just a short drive southeast of Nashville in Rutherford County, the fast-growing Murfreesboro is home to a number of major manufacturing operations. A major factor in the county’s growth is the quality of its schools. Rutherford County has six middle schools ranked among the state’s top 50 schools, and it is home to the 25,000-student Middle Tennessee State University.