What do residents say about Shelton Square’s location?

A Thriving Southern Town

Call Murfreesboro Home

Welcome to Shelton Square, your new home in the peaceful Blackman neighborhood of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. We’re just 1.5 miles from I-840, which serves as an outer bypass route around Nashville, making it easy for you to access all the area has to offer.

Murfreesboro is a thriving town with a touch of Southern nostalgia and the motto “creating a better quality of life,” which is exactly what you will find. From the historic downtown main street where the community gathers at the town square for annual events, to the abundance of outdoor activities like the Greenway System and the Richard Siegel Soccer Complex & community park, there truly is something for everyone.

Just a short drive away, you’ll find yourself in Franklin, a town rooted in Americana. Main Street in downtown Franklin thrives with southern hospitality, historic preservation, and modern sophistication. There, you can enjoy a craft cocktail at one of the many bars, indulge in local cuisine, snag an heirloom in the antique district, or attend one of the numerous free festivals throughout the year. Locals also enjoy movies, live concerts, live theater, and stand-up comedy performances at the historic Franklin Theater.

For even more things to do, visit Nashville, which is home to professional sports teams, museums, the Nashville Symphony, concert venues, and many other cultural attractions to keep you busy. The city has become a true foodie destination and attracts visitors from all around the world for its live music scene.

At Shelton Square, you will find a lifestyle that is suitable for you, whether it’s getting involved in the community or always having something to do like spending a Saturday exploring the Greenway. Murfreesboro is the perfect city to live, work and play for all ages.

We invite you to join our community and experience the southern charm and quality of life that Murfreesboro has to offer.


Local Attractions


Murfreesboro has become a regional shopping destination.  At The Avenue you can find large department and Big Box stores such as BelkBarnes & Noble, and Dillards to name a few, as well as great restaurants like BJ’s Brewhouse and Miller’s Ale House.

If more quaint and local is your style, check out the shopping and dining on the historic Murfreesboro Square.  Pick up new fashion items at Trendy Pieces or Bella’s Boutique, great gifts and stationery at The Write Impression, adventure gear at Bink’s Outfitters, yummy treats at The Country Gourmet or useful household items at Holden Hardware.  And dining on the Square is always fabulous at places like Marina’s on the SquarePuckett’s GroceryHattie Jane’s CreameryJack Brown’s Beer and Burger Joint or The Alley on Main.

Murfreesboro Events


Middle Tennessee State University

Middle Tennessee State University has been named one of the best places to earn an undergraduate degree in the nation by The Princeton Review, which called it “a go-to choice for those wishing to receive a quality and affordable education.”

From the acclaimed academic programs and state-of-the-art facilities to the MTSU campus life and thriving Blue Raider athletic programs, Middle Tennessee State University is the place to be!