Murphysboro, Illinois 

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Economy in Murphysboro, Illinois

Murphysboro has an unemployment rate of 4.1%. The US average is 3.7%.

Murphysboro has seen the job market decrease by 0.0% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 21.5%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Murphysboro
- The Sales Tax Rate for Murphysboro is 7.3%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Murphysboro is 5.0%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Murphysboro
- The average income of a Murphysboro resident is $19,021 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Murphysboro resident is $31,160 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYMurphysboro, IllinoisUnited States
  4.1%3.7%
  0.0%1.6%
  21.5%33.5%
  7.3%6.2%
  5.0%4.6%
  $21,034$31,177
  $36,086$57,652
  $47,381$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.7%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  4.5%6.2%
  15.7%10.4%
  2.1%2.7%
  11.4%11.6%
  5.0%4.1%
  1.1%0.9%
  0.5%2.1%
  3.3%4.7%
  0.0%1.9%
  2.9%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  2.5%4.3%
  12.3%9.3%
  17.4%13.8%
  0.0%2.2%
  7.5%7.4%
  3.8%4.9%
  9.4%4.8%
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    Reviews for Murphysboro    4 Reviews
    A great Community Spirit - 1/3/2020
    I have worked here for two years as a school teacher. However, I do live in another community. I have come to appreciate and admire the strong community spirit and... Read More

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    eh, i like it enough to live here so why not you - 9/6/2018
    I've lived in this town for my whole life and there are some ups and downs for this town, like where some people lives are really hostile and stuff but other places in... Read More

    We Love It Here - 1/16/2007
    We moved to Murphysboro two years ago from Houston and love it here. The area is beautiful and full of recreational amenities. Cost of living is cheap, people are... Read More


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