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Home / United States  /  North Carolina / No Metro Area / Cherokee County / Murphy / Zip Codes

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Quick Facts About Murphy

    The unemployment rate in Murphy is 7.80 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Murphy jobs have Increased by 0.62 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Murphy's cost of living is 5.60% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Murphy's population is 2,420 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 57.76 percent.
    Average Commute time is 18 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    The median home cost in Murphy is $141,100. Home appreciation the last year has been -1.90 percent.
    Murphy public schools spend $10,072 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 13.8 students per teacher in Murphy.

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I moved to Murphy to get away from the hustle in Florida. I found the mountains so beautiful. But there is no work there. It's basically a place for retire's. The people... (read more)
living in Murphy
I moved here over 12 yrs ago and have loved being here ever since.Two children to raise as a single mom and found it less exspensive then our previous home in Florida,... (read more)
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Any & all information on living in your area will be very much appreciated. Middle schools, community collage, shopping, transportation, housing & community... (read more)
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