Murray SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
3
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
10

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Murray, Kentucky Info Snack

Murray is a home rule-class city in Calloway County, Kentucky, in the United States. It is the seat of Calloway County and the 20th-largest city in Kentucky. The city's population was 17,741 during the 2010 U.S. census, and its micropolitan area's population was 37,191.
Population
18,900
Unemployment
5.9%
Poverty
35.1%
Median Home
$151,000
Median Income
$27,282
Median Rent
$628

Rankings for Murray in Kentucky

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3

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4

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5

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6

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8

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Map Of Murray, KY

Population over time in Murray

Year Population % Change
2017 18,900 0.9%
2016 18,726 1.1%
2015 18,515 0.8%
2014 18,375 2.9%
2013 17,858 0.9%
2012 17,706 0.9%
2011 17,555 1.1%
2010 17,366 -

Crime in Murray Per 100k

Crime Murray KY USA
Violent Crime 135.4 225.8 382.9
Murder 0.0 5.9 5.3
Robbery 46.9 66.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 46.9 116.2 248.9
Property Crime 3035.7 2129.1 2362.0
Burglary 572.8 453.4 430.4
Larceny 2353.6 1445.7 1694.0
Car Theft 109.3 230.0 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Murray

White
83.4% (15,770)
African American
6.1% (1,160)
American Indian
0.4% (77)
Asian
3.5% (662)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (12)
Two Or More
2.9% (553)
Hispanic
3.5% (666)
Race Murray KY USA
White 83.4% 85.1% 61.5%
African American 6.1% 7.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 3.5% 1.3% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.9% 1.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 3.5% 3.4% 17.6%

Household Income For Murray, Kentucky

Less than $10,000
22.7% (429,030)
$10,000 to $14,999
11.4% (215,460)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.5% (274,050)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.4% (139,860)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.1% (266,490)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.9% (243,810)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.2% (117,180)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.0% (132,300)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.9% (54,810)
$200,000 or more
1.0% (18,900)
Income Murray KY USA
Less than $10,000 22.7% 9.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 11.4% 6.4% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.5% 12.0% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.4% 10.9% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.1% 14.4% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.9% 17.8% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.2% 11.3% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.0% 11.2% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.9% 3.5% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.0% 3.2% 6.3%

Gender in Murray

Female
51.9% (9,817)
Male
48.1% (9,082)
Gender Murray KY USA
Female 51.9% 50.7% 50.8%
Male 48.1% 49.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Murray for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.4% (1,399)
9-12th Grade
6.3% (1,190)
High School / GED
24.4% (4,620)
Some College
22.5% (4,251)
Associate's Degree
4.9% (932)
Bachelor's Degree
17.9% (3,380)
Master's Degree
10.4% (1,957)
Professional Degree
1.7% (313)
Doctorate Degree
4.5% (853)
Education Murray KY USA
< 9th Grade 7.4% 6.1% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 6.3% 8.7% 7.2%
High School / GED 24.4% 33.1% 27.3%
Some College 22.5% 20.9% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 4.9% 8.0% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 17.9% 13.6% 19.1%
Master's Degree 10.4% 6.9% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.7% 1.7% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.5% 1.0% 1.4%

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