Murfreesboro has been recognized for several years now as one of the fastest growing cities in the United States-currently the 10th fastest growing city in the country. Rutherford County and Murfreesboro offer a lot of different amenities and attractions that are appealing to newcomers, as well as to long-time residents. People come to tour, shop, dine and relax in this Southern vibrant community and then choose to stay and become permanent residents!

Murfreesboro’s proximity to Nashville and other larger cities plays a huge part in the growth of the city. Day trips to Nashville, Chattanooga, Memphis, and other cities are very feasible and enjoyable for residents of Murfreesboro. Many times, people come to Murfreesboro in order to be close to Nashville, but they stay because they fall in love with Murfreesboro’s small town environment and historic heritage.

Many young people are moving into Murfreesboro as well. Students and graduates of MTSU move to Murfreesboro for their education, but find jobs and stay in town after graduation. As the fastest growing city in the state of Tennessee, Murfreesboro offers a lot of employment opportunities and activities. Murfreesboro boasts a vibrant, thriving business community with new companies moving in everyday.

Murfreesboro has a lot to offer in the realm of arts, culture, and history as well. With a Civil War Battlefield and several events and organizations geared toward supporting local artists and musicians, Murfreesboro is a great place to enjoy the arts and explore the history of our nation. Events such as JazzFest, Uncle Dave Macon Days, Depot Days, Old Timers Day, and venues like the Stones River National Battlefield, the Sam Davis Home, Oaklands Mansion, and Cannonsburgh Village provide residents great entertainment and educational opportunities.

For a little fun or relaxation, you can cheer on The Middle Tennessee State University Blue Raiders or take a walk on the Greenway. The Avenue, an unmatched outdoor shopping experience, is home to a variety of retail and restaurant options… something for everyone!

The financial and educational benefits of living in Murfreesboro and Rutherford County should not be overlooked. Our community offers a lower cost of living than the national average and our schools are consistently ranked top in the state. Murfreesboro is home to Central Magnet School, the #1 ranked public school in Tennessee.

Our business-friendly environment is a huge draw for entrepreneurs to chase the American dream, which contributes to our low unemployment rates. Low crime rates as well, make our part of the world a great place to live and raise your family.

If you’re considering relocating in Middle Tennessee, Murfreesboro and Rutherford County is the place to be! The team here at NextHome Music City Realty would enjoy helping you find your home in Murfreesboro, TN or anywhere in Rutherford County. Give us a call today at 615-610-7111 or click here to search available homes in the area.