Martin is a clean, friendly, and safe college town that provides a welcoming environment for students and families. Martin is home to the award-winning Tennessee Soybean Festival, a revitalized historic business district that features coffee shops, dining, shopping, and nightlife and so much more.
Martin is conveniently located to several nearby attractions that make for great visits while taking a study break. Reelfoot Lake, Kentucky Lake, Land Between the Lakes, and Discovery Park of America in Union City are among the well-known destination points in the region. Martin is centrally located between Nashville and Memphis and is less than a 60-minute drive from Jackson and Paducah, Kentucky.