Living in Murphy, TX

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Updated: 2020-03-11

Murphy SnackAbility

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

Murphy, TX Crime Report

123
Total Crimes
583.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-77.29%
Below National Average

Murphy, TX Cost Of Living

127
Murphy's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average

Murphy, Texas Info Snack

Murphy is a city in suburban Collin County, Texas, United States. The 2010 census reported the population as 17,708, compared to 3,099 in 2000. Murphy is located northeast of Dallas and has a history that goes back to the late 1800s.
Population
20,528
Unemployment
5.8%
Poverty
4.8%
Median Home
$337,900
Median Income
$132,589
Median Rent
$2,117

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Rankings for Murphy in Texas

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Map Of Murphy, TX

Population over time in Murphy

Year Population % Change
2017 20,528 0.8%
2016 20,361 1.7%
2015 20,015 1.6%
2014 19,691 2.8%
2013 19,154 4.0%
2012 18,412 5.2%
2011 17,496 6.3%
2010 16,456 7.8%
2009 15,259 -
Crime/100k Murphy TX USA
Violent Crime 47.4 410.9 368.9
Murder 0.0 4.6 5.0
Robbery 9.5 98.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 33.2 256.6 246.8
Property Crime 536.0 2367.2 2199.5
Burglary 28.5 410.8 376.0
Larceny 483.8 1713.1 1594.6
Car Theft 23.7 243.2 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Murphy

White
49.8% (10,216)
African American
13.3% (2,734)
American Indian
0.4% (85)
Asian
26.4% (5,428)
Hawaiian
0.1% (12)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.2% (651)
Hispanic
6.8% (1,402)
Race Murphy TX USA
White 49.8% 42.3% 61.1%
African American 13.3% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 26.4% 4.6% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.2% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 6.8% 39.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Murphy, Texas

Less than $10,000
1.9% (38,210)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.8% (16,268)
$15,000 to $24,999
3.3% (67,720)
$25,000 to $34,999
2.1% (43,885)
$35,000 to $49,999
5.7% (116,146)
$50,000 to $74,999
7.6% (155,492)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.7% (261,045)
$100,000 to $149,999
24.3% (499,391)
$150,000 to $199,999
19.6% (402,539)
$200,000 or more
22.0% (452,100)
Income Murphy TX USA
Less than $10,000 1.9% 6.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.8% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 3.3% 9.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 2.1% 9.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 5.7% 12.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 7.6% 17.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.7% 12.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 24.3% 14.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 19.6% 6.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 22.0% 6.9% 7.0%

Gender in Murphy

Female
50.3% (10,320)
Male
49.7% (10,207)
Gender Murphy TX USA
Female 50.3% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.7% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Murphy for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (410)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (821)
High School / GED
14.0% (2,873)
Some College
16.0% (3,284)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (1,642)
Bachelor's Degree
38.0% (7,800)
Master's Degree
12.0% (2,463)
Professional Degree
4.0% (821)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (410)
Education Murphy TX USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 14.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 38.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 4.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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