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

$149,900

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
 $400,000 
126 Flat Top Trl
Bed 3 | Bath 4 |
 $250,000 
44 Hidden Cove Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 1936 SqFt
 $189,900 
322 Beaver Ridge Trl
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 1936 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 13.5% 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 25 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Murphy is $149,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.4%. 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 4.4% 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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NEW LISTINGS IN MURPHY
$400,000
126 Flat Top Trl
Bed 3 | Bath 4

$250,000
44 Hidden Cove Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$189,900
322 Beaver Ridge Trl
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$349,900
121 Owls Roost Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$95,000
285 Mountain Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$242,800
2431 Bell Hill Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$164,500
25 Nottley Ct
Bed 2 | Bath 2

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