Laurelwood, Memphis, TN

Laurelwood Neighborhood Guide Memphis, TN

About

Laurelwood is an affluent neighborhood located in East Memphis, Tennessee. Known for its quiet, tree-lined streets and upscale homes, the area boasts a number of popular amenities. Major highways nearby include I-240 and US-72, providing easy access to other parts of Memphis. It's also home to the Laurelwood Shopping Center, a popular destination for locals and visitors alike.

What You Will Love About Laurelwood, Memphis, Tennessee

  • You'll enjoy the suburban tranquility that Laurelwood offers while still being within close proximity to the bustle of downtown Memphis.
  • The scenic beauty of the tree-lined streets and well-maintained homes create a picturesque living environment.
  • The Laurelwood Shopping Center offers a range of upscale boutiques and dining options.
  • Quick and convenient access to major highways makes commuting or exploring other parts of Memphis a breeze.

What’s Nearby

Laurelwood is near Midtown, a vibrant neighborhood known for its historic homes, cultural attractions, and nightlife. It's also a short drive from downtown Memphis, where you can explore famous attractions like the National Civil Rights Museum, Beale Street, and Graceland, Elvis Presley's former home. The University of Memphis is also within a short drive from Laurelwood.

Lifestyle

The lifestyle in Laurelwood is relaxed and upscale. Residents enjoy leisurely strolls through the neighborhood and frequent visits to the popular stores and restaurants at the Laurelwood Shopping Center. The area offers a blend of suburban living with easy access to city amenities, making it an attractive neighborhood for families and professionals alike.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 48 restaurants, 11 grocery stores, and 5 parks within a mile of the Laurelwood neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    Penzeys

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store, Herbs and Spices Store

    0.4 miles

    418 Perkins Ext

  • SHOPPING
    Oak Court Mall

    Retail, Shopping Plaza

    0.5 miles

    4465 Poplar Ave

  • SHOPPING
    M & Oak Court

    Retail, Shopping Mall

    0.6 miles

    4465 Poplar Ave

  • GROCERY
    The Mighty Olive

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Fruit and Vegetable Store, Gourmet Store, Grocery Store / Supermarket

    0.6 miles

    4615 Poplar Ave

  • GROCERY
    Sprouts Farmers Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Farmers Market, Grocery Store

    0.7 miles

    576 S Perkins Rd

  • GROCERY
    Super Lo Foods

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.9 miles

    4744 Spottswood Ave

Laurelwood Apartments and Rentals

79 Rental properties in Laurelwood, Memphis, TN.

  • Legacy on Lynnfield property

    $1,175+

    Legacy on Lynnfield

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    760–1675 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

  • Highpoint at the Greenline property

    $1,350

    Highpoint at the Greenline

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    875 Sqft

    Available 8/31

  • 4702 Chip Rd property

    $1,745

    4702 Chip Rd

    3 Beds • 2 Baths

    1456 Sqft

    Available 6/25

  • 4931 Devonshire Ave property

    $2,100

    4931 Devonshire Ave

    3 Beds • 1 Bath

    Available Now

  • 4708 Chip Rd property

    $1,600

    4708 Chip Rd

    3 Beds • 1 Bath

    Available Now

  • 625 Buck St property

    $1,600

    625 Buck St

    3 Beds • 1 Bath

    Available Now

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
1%
17.3%
utilities
2.6%
12.6%
food
1.1%
0.2%
transportation
0.6%
11%
healthcare
1.4%
13.6%

Laurelwood Demographics

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Laurelwood Reviews

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  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 7 of 7 renters

  • Pet Friendly

    Yes

    Say 7 of 7 renters

  • Mostly Older Buildings

    No

    Say 6 of 7 renters

  • Near Grocery Stores

    Yes

    Say 6 of 7 renters

  • Nearby Parks

    Yes

    Say 6 of 7 renters

  • Good Place To Raise A Family

    Yes

    Say 6 of 7 renters

Laurelwood Schools

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