Murphy, North Carolina 

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Population

1,954

-10.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.8%

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.

 $595,000 
480 Tall Timber Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 4 | 6400 SqFt
 $315,000 
16374 Joe Brown Hwy
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 2528 SqFt
 $99,900 
42 Clifton Ln
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | N/A 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 4.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). 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

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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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ZIP CODES IN MURPHY, NORTH CAROLINA
28906

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NEW LISTINGS IN MURPHY
$595,000
480 Tall Timber Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$315,000
16374 Joe Brown Hwy
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$99,900
42 Clifton Ln
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$125,000
245 Mountain Stream Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$129,000
129 Crooked Ln
Bed 2 | Bath 3

$129,000
129 Crooked Ln
Bed 2 | Bath 3

$199,800
690 Dotson Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3

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