Murphy, TX
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Murphy, Texas Info Snack

Population
20,612
Unemployment
4.9%
Poverty
4.4%
Median Home
$351,400
Median Income
$126,196
Median Rent
$2,119

Murphy SnackAbility

9.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
7
Diversity
9.5
Safety
9
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
4

Murphy, TX Crime Report

114
Total Crimes
543.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-78.04%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Murphy
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 114 543.8 2,809.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 9 42.9 418.9 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 4.9 5.0
Robbery 2 9.5 100.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 5 23.9 263.0 250.2
Property Crime 105 500.9 2,390.7 2,109.9
Burglary 9 42.9 392.8 340.5
Larceny 92 438.9 1,730.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 4 19.1 267.2 219.9

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 91 100
Services 110 95 100
Groceries 97 90 100
Health 78 97 100
Housing 181 83 100
Transportation 97 94 100
Utilities 109 102 100

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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
2019 20,612 0.4%
2018 20,528 0.8%
2017 20,361 1.7%
2016 20,015 1.6%
2015 19,691 2.8%
2014 19,154 4.0%
2013 18,412 5.2%
2012 17,496 6.3%
2011 16,456 7.8%
2010 15,259 -

Race / Ethnicity in Murphy

White
51.5% (10,623)
African American
15.7% (3,242)
American Indian
0.3% (72)
Asian
23.2% (4,792)
Hawaiian
0.1% (12)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.8% (567)
Hispanic
6.3% (1,304)
Race Murphy TX USA
White 51.5% 42.0% 60.7%
African American 15.7% 11.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 23.2% 4.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.8% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 6.3% 39.3% 18.0%

Gender in Murphy

Female
49.5% (10,205)
Male
50.5% (10,407)
Gender Murphy TX USA
Female 49.5% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 50.5% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Murphy for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (412)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (618)
High School / GED
14.0% (2,885)
Some College
16.0% (3,297)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (1,855)
Bachelor's Degree
36.0% (7,420)
Master's Degree
13.0% (2,679)
Professional Degree
5.0% (1,030)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (412)
Education Murphy TX USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 8.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 14.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 36.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 13.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 5.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Murphy, Texas

Less than $10,000
1.8% (36,518)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.5% (30,117)
$15,000 to $24,999
3.0% (60,988)
$25,000 to $34,999
2.5% (50,824)
$35,000 to $49,999
7.7% (157,742)
$50,000 to $74,999
6.6% (136,283)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.7% (220,990)
$100,000 to $149,999
26.3% (542,876)
$150,000 to $199,999
17.6% (361,792)
$200,000 or more
22.5% (463,064)
Income Murphy TX USA
Less than $10,000 1.8% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.5% 4.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 3.0% 8.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 2.5% 9.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 7.7% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 6.6% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.7% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 26.3% 15.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 17.6% 6.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 22.5% 7.4% 7.7%

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