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What You’ll Love About Tupelo

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The History

Legendary musician Elvis Presley was born in Tupelo in 1935. His first home is now the Elvis Presley Birthplace, a popular local museum.

The Employment

Companies in the healthcare, education, manufacturing, insurance, and automotive industries employ thousands of people in the Tupelo area.

The Amenities

Tupelo residents can tour numerous historic sites, tee off at a local golf course, and enjoy the fresh air at one of many city parks.

Tupelo Homes for Sale

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Come Explore Life in Tupelo

Tupelo is a vibrant city of more than 38,000 residents. While ideally located along I-22 and Route 45, it's more than a convenient stop in North Mississippi. This community has it all: a rich music scene, numerous parks and recreation programs, thriving local businesses, and history that spans centuries. What a wonderful place to call home!

Spotlights of Tupelo

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Favorite Attractions

Gain an appreciation for Elvis Presley's hometown roots at the Elvis Presley Birthplace, experience Civil War history firsthand at the Tupelo National Battlefield, take a peek at vintage cars at the Tupelo Automobile Museum, and travel the world in a day with a trip to the Tupelo Buffalo Park & Zoo.

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Parks & Recreation

Whether you prefer to compete on a local sports team or connect with nature at a local park, you can enjoy your favorite outdoor activities in Tupelo. If you're up for a scenic hike, be sure to spend time along the Natchez Trace, a historic footpath used by Tupelo's earliest settlers.

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Shopping & Dining

The Mall at Barnes Crossing has it all: large department stores, trendsetting clothing designers, a food court with a variety of restaurant options, and a movie theater. More restaurants, specialty shops, and conveniences like grocery stores are nearby.

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Community Events

There's always something happening in Tupelo. Tour an exhibit at the Gumtree Museum of Art, catch a concert at the BancorpSouth Arena, celebrate the King of Rock & Roll at the annual Tupelo Elvis Festival, and don't miss any of the excitement in Downtown Tupelo.

Tupelo Attractions

What's Nearby?

Want to know even more about residential life in this outstanding city of beautiful homes, friendly faces, and big opportunities? You don’t have to look far! As your Tupelo real estate experts, we know all the insider details! Feel free to contact us with any questions you might have!

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Quick Facts

Population (2016): 38,842
Population Growth Since 2010: +3.1%
Zip Codes: 38801, 38802, 38803, 38804, 38826, 38866
County: Lee
Mean Home Price (2015): $124,700


Travel & Commute

Memphis, TN: 110 miles
Birmingham, AL: 135 miles
Jackson, MS: 190 miles
Airport: Tupelo Regional Airport
Major Highways: I-22, US-45


Local Schools

Public District:  Tupelo Public School District
Private Schools:  Contact us for a full list!
Continuing Ed.:  University of Mississippi Tupelo

Tupelo Real Estate

Searching for homes for sale in Tupelo? Considering selling your home? Contact our team at GumTree Realty today for more information about Tupelo real estate, neighborhoods, and more.

Tupelo Real Estate Resources

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