Located 30 minutes from Downtown Memphis, Collierville is the last city in Shelby County as you head East on Poplar Avenue. Some of the things that make Collierville one of Shelby County's most sought after communities is their award winning schools systems, the small town atmosphere, award winning parks and recreation facilities, first rate office and retail developments and beautiful neighborhoods. Over the years Collierville has grown to be known as one of the most desireable communities in the nation to live, work and learn. Collierville has always been known for great schools, with the highschool being one of TN Top 100 public highschools, and recently took a significant step toward securing the future of education in its community by creating the new Collierville School system. The recent real estate boom has caused property values to increase significantly, with sales prices averaging around $360,000. With all of the recent growth in the community and educational changes, it's easy to see why Collierville has been listed in consumer publications as one of the "top cities in Tennessee".