Household Moving to Memphis, Tennessee
Memphis is a city located in the U.S. state of Tennessee that is currently home to over 653,400 total residents, making it the largest city in the state. It is the county seat of Shelby County and is the anchor of the Memphis, Tennessee Metropolitan Statistical Area, the largest metro are in the state. One of the largest cities in the entire region, it is not surprising that household moving to Memphis has picked up in recent years, and what is perhaps even more surprising is the fact that the city has achieved its size despite being the youngest of Tennessee’s major cities – it was founded in 1819, well after other comparable cities such as Nashville and Knoxville.
Because of its size and sprawl, it’s also not surprising that household moving to Memphis is fairly easy to find and affordable to book along major, popular routes. Household moving companies like to run routes into and out of major cities and metropolitan areas because that’s where their customers are – being able to stop in a city, deliver one customers’ goods before picking up another load and then moving on to the next city to do it all again makes things a lot more cost-effective for just about any logistics company. Moving is a bit trickier, as companies have to take longer and also take better care of their cargo, which does tend to increase price and transit time. That said moving tends to be cheaper into and out of big cities, so you shouldn’t have much trouble finding household moving to Memphis or anywhere else in the country.
Memphis may be the youngest major city in Tennessee, but it is a popular shipping location, and moving companies have seen an influx in demand for services both to and from the city in recent years. If you are trying to move to or from an older area of the city, one that does not as many modern roads or upgraded sidewalks, it may be hard for an interstate moving van to actually get to your door to pickup or deliver your goods. If this is the case, your moving company will often contract with a local mover that has a fleet of smaller trucks that can navigate tight areas. This is usually going to cost a bit more, but often not too much, and what’s nice is that your movers will let you know what your options are and give you some choices so you can try to save time or money.
If you are interested in household moving to Memphis, Tennessee, take a minute and visit our Household Moving Articles section. On that page is our list of helpful household moving articles as well as our dedicated household goods moving quote request form, which you can fill out and submit to get multiple free moving quotes emailed to you from top moving companies. You can also get quotes for moving via our auto transport form if you’re trying to both ship your items and your vehicle. This can be useful, as the quotes will come in the same way (through your email inbox) and we clear each company you get quotes from for both dependability and reliability, both movers and auto transporters both. If you have questions about our services, don’t hesitate to contact one of our agents any time, toll-free, at 800-930-7417.