Located about half an hour southeast of Memphis, the rapidly expanding area of Olive Branch, Mississippi has a lot to offer. Residents have easy access to all that the big city of Memphis has to offer, but still get to enjoy the peace and quiet of Olive Branch. We at Gossett Hyundai South are happy to serve customers in nearby Olive Branch! Keep reading for an overview of one of our favorite cities just south of the border.
Olive Branch is one of the fastest growing communities in the United States. In fact, between 1990 and 2010, the city’s population grew an astounding 838%! The city was named Olive Branch in 1846 when its first post office was established. Since then, development and growth has continued at a rapid place—adding a railroad line, public utilities, an airport, and a 1996 land annexation in that doubled the city’s total area.
If you’re looking for things to do in Olive Branch, there is a lot to choose from. The local Olive Branch City Park is a great outdoor space, perfect for the whole family. There is a large pond, tennis court, biking and hiking trails, picnic tables, and playground. Visitors can go fishing in the pond.
For people who love to golf, Olive Branch has the Cherokee Valley Golf Club. This is a public course with amenities that make you feel like you’re at an exclusive country club. The full course has 18 holes and there is also a practice facility that includes a driving range, two putting greens, and a chipping green with a practice bunker.
Here at Gossett Hyundai South, we are proud to be able to serve the Olive Branch community. If you live in the Olive Branch area and are looking for a great new car, be sure to visit us at Gossett Hyundai South in Memphis, Tennessee. Our wide new vehicle inventory includes the 2016 Hyundai Elantra, Veloster, Genesis and the 2017 Hyundai Santa Fe. Our dealership also offers a wide selection of used cars and a team of service experts that will help you keep your car in top condition. We hope to see you soon!