Germantown

Germantown is a suburb of Memphis, bordering it to the east-southeast. Germantown’s economy is dominated by the retail and commercial service sectors; there is no heavy industry in Germantown.
Germantown is one of a few cities in the nation possessing a triple-A bond rating from both Moody’s and Standard & Poor’s. It has the lowest crime rate for any city its size in the State of Tennessee and the police and fire departments have average emergency response time of five minutes] The parks and recreation department is nationally accredited. The Arbor Day Foundation has designated Germantown a “Tree City USA” for 23 consecutive years.