Memphis is a city in the U.S. state of Tennessee. It is the seat of Shelby County in the southwest part of the state; it is situated along the Mississippi River. With a population of 633,104 at the 2020 U.S. census,  Memphis is the second-most populous city in Tennessee after Nashville .
Memphis es una ciudad situada en la esquina suroeste del estado de Tennessee, en Estados Unidos. Es también sede del condado de Shelby. Mundialmente conocida como la ciudad de Elvis. La ciudad se localiza sobre el cuarto Chickasaw Bluff, al sur del punto de confluencia de los ríos Wolf y Misisipi.
The history of Memphis, Tennessee and its area began many thousands of years ago with succeeding cultures of indigenous peoples. In the first millennium, it was settled by the Mississippian culture .
Memphis is the second-largest city in the state of Tennessee. The city has a large port on the Mississippi River. It is also well known for blues music and barbecue. The city is also home to FedEx, a leading company that ships packages around the world. Memphis is also known for being the home of rock and roll legend Elvis Presley.
Geography of Memphis, Tennessee. Location in Shelby County and the state of Tennessee. The City of Memphis is located on the eastern bank of the Mississippi River in the southwest corner of the U.S. state of Tennessee. It is the regional hub for a tri-state area of Arkansas, Mississippi and Tennessee .