As the county seat of Rutherford County, Murfreesboro is located in the Nashville metropolitan area of Middle Tennessee, and has seen substantial growth as of late.

As the largest suburb of Nashville, Murfreesboro used to be the state capital, and is now the 6th largest city in all of Tennessee. Since the 90s, it has been Tennessee’s fastest growing major city, as well as one of the fastest growing cities in the entire country!

When visiting Murfreesboro, be sure to check out Middle Tennessee State University, the Museum of Natural History, Oaklands Mansion, Discovery Center, and Stones River National Battlefield. 


Murfreesboro At A Glance



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Moving To Murfreesboro Tennessee?

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