Murphy, TX
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Murphy, Texas Info Snack

Population
20,711
Unemployment
5.1%
Poverty
3.4%
Median Home
$374,000
Median Income
$140,828
Median Rent
$2,150

Murphy SnackAbility

9.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
9.5
Safety
8.5
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
4

Murphy, TX Crime Report

176
Total Crimes
846.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-63.93%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Murphy
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 176 846.2 2,691.5 2,346.0
Violent Crime 8 38.5 446.5 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 6.6 6.5
Robbery 1 4.8 91.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 4 19.2 302.5 279.7
Property Crime 168 807.8 2,245.0 1,958.2
Burglary 14 67.3 370.7 314.2
Larceny 150 721.2 1,587.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 4 19.2 287.0 246.0

Murphy, TX Cost Of Living

127
Murphy's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Murphy Texas National Average
Overall 127 94 100
Services 113 98 100
Groceries 97 89 100
Health 75 95 100
Housing 182 83 100
Transportation 97 89 100
Utilities 111 101 100

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Rankings for Murphy in Texas

Map Of Murphy, TX

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Population over time in Murphy

Year Population % Change
2020 20,711 0.9%
2019 20,528 0.8%
2018 20,361 1.7%
2017 20,015 1.6%
2016 19,691 2.8%
2015 19,154 4.0%
2014 18,412 5.2%
2013 17,496 6.3%
2012 16,456 7.8%
2011 15,259 -

Race / Ethnicity in Murphy

White
50.8% (10,523)
African American
13.7% (2,843)
American Indian
0.7% (148)
Asian
27.3% (5,649)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.6% (543)
Hispanic
4.9% (1,005)
Race Murphy TX USA
White 50.8% 41.4% 60.1%
African American 13.7% 11.8% 12.2%
American Indian 0.7% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 27.3% 4.9% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.6% 2.0% 2.8%
Hispanic 4.9% 39.4% 18.2%

Gender in Murphy

Female
49.8% (10,316)
Male
50.2% (10,395)
Gender Murphy TX USA
Female 49.8% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 50.2% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Murphy for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (207)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (828)
High School / GED
16.0% (3,313)
Some College
17.0% (3,520)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (1,656)
Bachelor's Degree
31.0% (6,420)
Master's Degree
17.0% (3,520)
Professional Degree
3.0% (621)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (621)
Education Murphy TX USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 7.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 16.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 31.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 17.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Murphy, Texas

Less than $10,000
1.1% (23,422)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.2% (24,154)
$15,000 to $24,999
1.4% (28,180)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.1% (104,671)
$35,000 to $49,999
6.8% (139,805)
$50,000 to $74,999
4.2% (86,372)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.3% (170,914)
$100,000 to $149,999
28.4% (588,867)
$150,000 to $199,999
19.7% (408,071)
$200,000 or more
24.0% (496,639)
Income Murphy TX USA
Less than $10,000 1.1% 6.0% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.2% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 1.4% 8.4% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.1% 8.9% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 6.8% 12.3% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 4.2% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.3% 12.5% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 28.4% 15.6% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 19.7% 7.0% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 24.0% 7.8% 8.3%

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