Shelby County

Germantown, TN: What you need to know

An upscale suburb of Memphis, the Arbor Day Foundation has designated Germantown as a “Tree City USA” for more than 20 consecutive years, and residents can enjoy a total of 27 parks. The local economy is strong in the retail and commercial service sectors, and college students can attend Union University-Germantown. The center of the city is called “Old Germantown,” and annual events include a Germantown Charity Horse Show in June and a Germantown Festival in September.


Germantown, TN City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 39,262
Median Age 45
Median Household Income $109,464
Median Home Price $288,500
Walkscore 14
Metro Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metro Area

Germantown, TN Demographics

Median Population in Germantown, TN

Median Age 45.1%
Age 18 Over 75%
Age 21 Over 72.6%
Age 62 Over 23.2%
Age 65 Over 17.9%

Race in Germantown, TN

  Ethnicity White 87.4%
  Ethnicity Black 5%
  Ethnicity Asian 6.2%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 2.8%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.1%
  Ethnicity Other 0.3%

Population By Gender in Germantown, TN

  Male 49.8%
  Female 50.2%

Language in Germantown, TN

  English Only 90.1%
  English Other 9.9%

Economics in Germantown, TN

  Median Household Income $109,464
  Median Home Price $288,500
  Homes Owned 13.6%
  Homes Rent 86.4%
  Median Property Rent $1,345

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Commute Types in Germantown, TN

  Walked 0.5%
  Worked at Home 5.2%
  Public Transportation 0.1%
  Other Means 1%
  Drove Alone 89.1%
  Carpooled 4.1%

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