Murray, Kentucky Information & Statistics

Quick Facts

The 2018 population estimate for Murray is 19,037, a change of 3.60% when compared to 2014. With an area of 11.64 square miles, this works out to a population density of 1,635.74 persons/mi2.
The number of households in 2018 were estimated to be 7,094, with an average household size of 2.19.
Murray's 2018 unemployment rate was 4.62%.
The average household income in Murray for 2018 was $44,508, while the median was $29,384.

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247 estimated births

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Murray Housing Values

Median mortgage payment for 2018: $1,169

Murray Average Rent as Percentage of Gross Income

Median rent for 2018: $675

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Murray Population Data

Period Geography Population
2014 Murray city, Kentucky 18,375
2015 Murray city, Kentucky 18,515
2016 Murray city, Kentucky 18,726
2017 Murray city, Kentucky 18,900
2018 Murray city, Kentucky 19,037