Murray, Kentucky 

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Economy in Murray, Kentucky

Murray has an unemployment rate of 5.1%. The US average is 3.7%.

Murray has seen the job market increase by 1.0% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 29.3%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Murray
- The Sales Tax Rate for Murray is 6.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Murray is 5.8%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Murray
- The average income of a Murray resident is $18,263 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Murray resident is $29,993 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYMurray, KentuckyUnited States
  5.1%3.7%
  1.0%1.6%
  29.3%33.5%
  6.0%6.2%
  5.0%4.6%
  $17,654$31,177
  $27,282$57,652
  $50,000$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.4%1.3%
  0.3%0.6%
  2.8%6.2%
  8.6%10.4%
  1.9%2.7%
  11.4%11.6%
  4.2%4.1%
  0.3%0.9%
  0.9%2.1%
  2.0%4.7%
  1.2%1.9%
  4.5%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  3.4%4.3%
  26.3%9.3%
  12.7%13.8%
  1.5%2.2%
  10.6%7.4%
  4.4%4.9%
  2.5%4.8%
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    Reviews for Murray    11 Reviews
    Let me state it plain. - 10/23/2017
    This is a town with 18,000 people and 15 banks. I had the law called on me for sitting at the end of washed out road, essentially a dead end, eating my meal and... Read More

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    Murray, KY - 6/21/2012
    I lived in Illinois for twenty years and have not had as many problems as I have had in the past four months living here in murray. There are alot of hateful people that... Read More

    Murray. A great place to live - 12/22/2011
    Ive lived in murry for 5 years. Originally from Southern California. People say there is nothing to do in Murray. Well, if your looking for someone to entertain you... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN MURRAY, KENTUCKY
    42071

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