Cordova is a community in Shelby County, Tennessee. Cordova lies east of Memphis, north of Germantown, south of Bartlett, and northwest of Collierville. Cordova grew from a quiet country farm community with a population of 150 people in 1912 to one of the fastest growing neighborhoods of Memphis. Today the majority of the growth is along Houston Levee Road and Macon Road as well as major retail and commercial centers on Germantown Parkway. There are now over 1,226 businesses with over 19,400 employees working in Cordova.