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Murfreesboro City

Rutherford County, Tennessee

Murfreesboro City Hall is located at 111 West Vine Street, Murfreesboro, TN 37130.
Phone: 615‑893‑5210.


Originally named Cannonsburgh when founded in 1811, Murfreesboro was incorporated in 1818 and named the capital of Tennessee because of its central location. The state capital reverted back to Nashville in 1826. The town is named for Colonel Hardy Murfree who was a friend of Captain William Lytle. Lytle owned the land on which Murfreesboro was created.

Murfreesboro lies about 35 miles from Nashville.