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Living In Murphy, NC

A small town located in North Carolina, Murphy has slightly less than 2,000 residents. Retirees account for a greater percentage of the population (23%) here than nationally (14%), while young adults feature less prominently in the demographics. Overall, the town's population, at an average age of just over 43, is older than most cities in North Carolina. Most residents own their homes in Murphy, and 36% of residents rent. Renting remains an affordable option, though, as the town boasts a relatively low average rent of $622 per month. Over the course of a year, renters in Murphy will save around $3,700 compared to the state average.

With an average commute time of about 20 minutes, outperforming most cities in the state, Murphy residents find that it isn't overly time-consuming to get to work. Driving a car or truck is the typical mode of getting to work, opted for by 34% of residents, while public transit isn't widely used. Walking (5%) isn't a common means of commuting to work, though the number is significantly greater than the national average.

There are three primary industries in Murphy: retail, entertainment, and healthcare. Together, these industries account for 23% of the labor force in the town. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many workers in these industries are in sales, making it the top profession in the town. With an average annual income of just under $52K, Murphy workers earn about $16,000 less than their peers elsewhere in the state. The town's average income also trails the national average of $73,345. Murphy has a relatively large concentration of residents older than 25 who have completed some level of post-secondary education compared to the national average (19%), as 25% have earned a Bachelor's or Associate's degree. Additionally, 3% possess a Master's or Doctoral degree.

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