The Memphis metro are is a ten county metropolitan area located on the Mississippi River in southwestern Tennessee , with Memphis, the largest city in the state of Tennessee, being its anchor city. The population of the area has recently seen a steady overall rise, and much of this is due to the spike in the foreign-born population.
Total Population: 1,344,127
(An increase of 1.46 % in the past 5 years.)
- Foreign Born - 57,387
- Language Spoken at Home - 76,700