Murray SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
3
Amenities
9.5
Education
8.5
Commute
8.5

Murray, UT Photos

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Murray, Utah Info Snack

Murray City (/mri/ or locally /mri/) is a city situated on the Wasatch Front in the core of Salt Lake Valley in the U.S. state of Utah. Named for territorial governor Eli Murray, it is the state's fourteenth largest city. According to the 2010 census, Murray has approximately 46,746 residents. Murray shares borders with Taylorsville, Holladay, South Salt Lake and West Jordan, Utah. Once teeming with heavy industry, Murray?s industrial sector now has little trace and has been replaced by major mercantile sectors. Known for its central location in Salt Lake County, Murray has been called the Hub of Salt Lake County. Unlike most of its neighboring communities, Murray operates its own police, fire, power, water, library, and parks and recreation departments and has its own school district. While maintaining many of its own services, Murray has one of the lowest city tax rates in the state.
Population
49,038
Unemployment
4.1%
Poverty
10.9%
Median Home
$245,300
Median Income
$57,662
Median Rent
$1,040

Rankings for Murray in Utah

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Map Of Murray, UT

Population over time in Murray

Year Population % Change
2017 49,038 0.4%
2016 48,834 0.8%
2015 48,460 1.2%
2014 47,909 0.9%
2013 47,490 1.1%
2012 46,996 0.8%
2011 46,646 0.8%
2010 46,271 -

Crime in Murray Per 100k

Crime Murray UT USA
Violent Crime 485.4 238.9 382.9
Murder 4.0 2.4 5.3
Robbery 100.7 47.3 98.0
Aggravated Assault 241.7 134.5 248.9
Property Crime 6864.0 2780.2 2362.0
Burglary 940.6 381.0 430.4
Larceny 4972.8 2092.1 1694.0
Car Theft 950.7 307.2 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Murray

White
80.2% (39,315)
African American
1.8% (879)
American Indian
0.3% (164)
Asian
2.1% (1,048)
Hawaiian
1.0% (477)
Other
0.3% (153)
Two Or More
2.7% (1,324)
Hispanic
11.6% (5,678)
Race Murray UT USA
White 80.2% 79.0% 61.5%
African American 1.8% 1.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.9% 0.7%
Asian 2.1% 2.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 1.0% 0.9% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.7% 2.1% 2.3%
Hispanic 11.6% 13.7% 17.6%

Household Income For Murray, Utah

Less than $10,000
4.1% (201,055)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.0% (196,152)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.4% (509,995)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.3% (407,015)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.1% (691,435)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.0% (1,029,798)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.2% (696,339)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.8% (725,762)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.8% (235,382)
$200,000 or more
4.3% (210,863)
Income Murray UT USA
Less than $10,000 4.1% 4.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.0% 3.4% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.4% 7.4% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.3% 8.5% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.1% 13.0% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.0% 20.7% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.2% 15.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.8% 16.5% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.8% 5.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 4.3% 5.1% 6.3%

Gender in Murray

Female
52.7% (25,843)
Male
47.3% (23,194)
Gender Murray UT USA
Female 52.7% 49.7% 50.8%
Male 47.3% 50.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Murray for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.5% (732)
9-12th Grade
6.1% (2,985)
High School / GED
23.6% (11,583)
Some College
28.1% (13,763)
Associate's Degree
9.2% (4,534)
Bachelor's Degree
20.2% (9,884)
Master's Degree
8.2% (4,033)
Professional Degree
1.8% (872)
Doctorate Degree
1.3% (647)
Education Murray UT USA
< 9th Grade 1.5% 2.9% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 6.1% 5.4% 7.2%
High School / GED 23.6% 22.8% 27.3%
Some College 28.1% 26.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 9.2% 9.7% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 20.2% 21.5% 19.1%
Master's Degree 8.2% 7.9% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.8% 1.7% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.3% 1.4% 1.4%

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