Murphy, North Carolina 

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Population

1,954

-10.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.4%

Median Income

$23,354

Median Home Price

$154,700

Best Places to Live in Murphy, North Carolina

September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Murphy, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Local Listings in Murphy
 $169,900 
205 Scarlett Oak Ln
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 1491 SqFt
 $175,900 
41 Crane Nest Cv
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 880 SqFt
 $239,900 
296 Lightning Bug Ln
Bed 2 | Bath 3 | 1532 SqFt

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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: North Carolina
County: Cherokee County
Metro Area: No Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately conservative
City: Murphy
Zip Codes: 28906


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Murphy is 4.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Murphy jobs have increased by 1.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Murphy's cost of living is 15.9% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Murphy's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Murphy, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Cherokee county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Murphy's population is 1,954 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 10.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Murphy is $154,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.5%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Murphy public schools spend $9,570 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.5 students per teacher in Murphy. More Education


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Housing Market in Murphy

It's a good time to buy in Murphy. Home Appreciation is up 4.5% in the last 12 months. Browse Murphy Real Estate

The median home price in Murphy is $154,700. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Murphy   3 Reviews
New to the Area - 3/1/2014
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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Beautiful - 3/30/2009
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 - 3/27/2008
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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NEW LISTINGS IN MURPHY
$169,900
205 Scarlett Oak Ln
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$175,900
41 Crane Nest Cv
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$239,900
296 Lightning Bug Ln
Bed 2 | Bath 3

$169,000
220 Klare Ridge Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 4

$174,900
120 Longridge Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 3

$85,000
5085 Highway 294
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$625,000
415 Lonesome Pine Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 4

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