Murfreesboro, Arkansas

Submit your own pictures of this city and show them to the world

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2017: 1,554 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -11.9%
 
Males: 683  (44.0%)
Females: 871  (56.0%)
Median resident age:

42.2 years
Arkansas median age:

38.1 years

Zip codes: 71958.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $33,763 (it was $26,806 in 2000)
Murfreesboro:

$33,763
AR:

$45,869

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $18,322 (it was $17,124 in 2000)

Murfreesboro city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $81,438 (it was $46,000 in 2000)
Murfreesboro:

$81,438
AR:

$128,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $91,373; detached houses: $98,001; mobile homes: $21,923

Median gross rent in 2017: $517.

March 2019 cost of living index in Murfreesboro: 78.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 20.4%
(13.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 60.6% for Black residents, 60.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 87.0% for other race residents, 64.2% for two or more races residents)
Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2016 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
  • Races in Murfreesboro, AR (2010)
    • 1,44688.1%White alone
    • 1257.6%Black alone
    • 291.8%Two or more races
    • 291.8%Hispanic
    • 70.4%Asian alone
    • 50.3%American Indian alone

Races in Murfreesboro detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Arkansas and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Murfreesboro, Arkansas as of February 23, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Murfreesboro is 349 to 1.


Crime rates in Murfreesboro by year

Type

2005

2007

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(61.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(63.7)
2
(127.3)
2
(129.7)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(58.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(174.4)
1
(60.0)
4
(245.5)
1
(61.5)
5
(302.5)
2
(121.7)
0
(0.0)
4
(245.5)
2
(125.1)
3
(191.2)
0
(0.0)
3
(194.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
12
(697.7)
17
(1,020)
11
(675.3)
4
(246.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(61.4)
11
(687.9)
3
(191.2)
10
(636.5)
6
(389.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
23
(1,337)
19
(1,140)
25
(1,535)
11
(676.9)
13
(786.4)
10
(608.3)
8
(489.3)
11
(675.3)
16
(1,001)
13
(828.6)
20
(1,273)
17
(1,102)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(60.0)
1
(61.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(64.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(64.9)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)154.7133.9162.7105.892.048.719.680.4113.2135.8197.3219.2

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Click on a table row to update graph
City-data.com crime index in Murfreesboro, AR

Crime rate in Murfreesboro detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.95
Arkansas average:

2.22
Recent articles from our blog. Our writers, many of them Ph.D. graduates or candidates, create easy-to-read articles on a wide variety of topics.
Murfreesboro, AR forum
Recent posts about Murfreesboro, Arkansas on our local forum with over 2,200,000 registered users. Murfreesboro is mentioned 91 times on our forum:
Lost Treasure in Arkansas - Fact, Folklore, and Fable  (74 replies)
Pros and Cons of Arkansas  (106 replies)
Relocating to Arkansas from California  (61 replies)
Louisiana Lesbian Couple Moving ( Arkansas or Tennessee)  (40 replies)
Sell NW Arkansas  (66 replies)
road trip through Arkansas  (13 replies)

Latest news from Murfreesboro, AR collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: American (19.9%), Irish (8.1%), English (4.8%), Celtic (2.9%), German (2.8%), Scottish (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 04/19/1878

Elevation: 361 feet

Land area: 1.95 square miles.

Population density: 799 people per square mile   (low).

Murfreesboro, Arkansas map

23 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.3%
Arkansas:

4.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $396 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $502 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Little Rock, AR (90.3 miles , pop. 183,133).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (110.6 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (199.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

McCaskill, AR (3.3 miles),
Delight, AR (3.3 miles ),
Daisy, AR (3.5 miles),
Nashville, AR (3.5 miles ),
Kirby, AR (3.6 miles ),
Blevins, AR (3.9 miles ),
Ozan, AR (3.9 miles),
Antoine, AR (3.9 miles)

Latitude: 34.07 N, Longitude: 93.69 W

Area code: 870

Distribution of median household income in Murfreesboro, AR in 2017
Distribution of house value in Murfreesboro, AR in 2017
Murfreesboro satellite photo by USGS

Murfreesboro tourist attractions:

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.6%
Arkansas:

3.4%
Population change in the 1990s: +20 (+1.1%).
Most common industries in Murfreesboro, AR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (12.0%)
  • Health care (9.7%)
  • Construction (6.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.5%)
  • Machinery (5.5%)
  • Public administration (5.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (9.1%)
  • Wood products (5.2%)
  • Machinery (5.2%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (5.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.0%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (20.8%)
  • Health care (17.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.9%)
  • Machinery (5.7%)
  • Public administration (5.7%)
  • Food (5.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.0%)
Most common occupations in Murfreesboro, AR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.9%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.7%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations (4.4%)
  • Religious workers (4.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (13.1%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (6.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.5%)

Average climate in Murfreesboro, Arkansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Murfreesboro, Arkansas average temperatures Murfreesboro, Arkansas average precipitation Murfreesboro, Arkansas humidity Murfreesboro, Arkansas wind speed Murfreesboro, Arkansas snowfall Murfreesboro, Arkansas sunshine Murfreesboro, Arkansas clear and cloudy days

Murfreesboro, Arkansas environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

Tornado activity:

Murfreesboro-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Arkansas state average. It is 62% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1982, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.4 miles away from the Murfreesboro city center killed 3 people and injured 23 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/21/1952, a category F4 tornado 19.2 miles away from the city center killed 7 people and injured 9 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Murfreesboro-area historical earthquake activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 113.7 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 115.9 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 219.6 miles away from Murfreesboro center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 162.1 miles away from Murfreesboro center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 278.3 miles away from Murfreesboro center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 211.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Pike County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 11, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Murfreesboro topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Murfreesboro:

  • PIKE COUNTY HEALTH UNIT (15 CADDO DRIVE)
  • MURFREESBORO REHAB AND NURSING, INC (110 W 13TH STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Murfreesboro:

  • MINE CREEK HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; NASHVILLE, AR)
  • NASHVILLE NURSING AND REHAB, INC (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; NASHVILLE, AR)
  • HOWARD COUNTY HEALTH UNIT (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; NASHVILLE, AR)
  • HOWARD COUNTY NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; NASHVILLE, AR)
  • BENSON'S NURSING HOME INC. (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; NASHVILLE, AR)
  • GUEST HOUSE OF NASHVILLE INC (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; NASHVILLE, AR)

Airports and heliports located in Murfreesboro:

See details about Airports and heliports located in Murfreesboro, AR

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Murfreesboro:

  • Henderson State University (about 37 miles; Arkadelphia, AR; Full-time enrollment: 3,528)
  • National Park Community College (about 45 miles; Hot Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,237)
  • Texarkana College (about 49 miles; Texarkana, TX; FT enrollment: 2,629)
  • Southern Arkansas University Main Campus (about 60 miles; Magnolia, AR; FT enrollment: 3,005)
  • Carl Albert State College (about 87 miles; Poteau, OK; FT enrollment: 2,041)
  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock (about 90 miles; Little Rock, AR; FT enrollment: 9,227)
  • Arkansas Tech University (about 91 miles; Russellville, AR; FT enrollment: 9,038)

Public high school in Murfreesboro:

Public elementary/middle school in Murfreesboro:

See full list of schools located in Murfreesboro

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Texarkana College with about 3500 students is approximately 60 miles from Murfreesboro.
  • Murfreesboro Chamber of Commerce Website: www.MurfreesboroARK.com

Points of interest:

Click to draw/clear city borders

Notable locations in Murfreesboro: Murfreesboro Police Department (A), Pike County Sheriff's Office (B), Murfreesboro Fire Station (C), Emergency Medical Transport (D), Pike County Courthouse (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Murfreesboro Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Caddo Trading CO (Museums; 281 Kadoha Road), Ka-Do-Ha Indian Village (Museums; 1010 Caddo Drive), Caddo Antiques & Gifts (27 Court Square), Candy Bouquet of Murfreesboro (27 Court Square).

Hotels: Queen of Diamonds Inn (318 North Washington), Little Shamrock Motel (919 North Washington Avenue), Swaha Lodge (205 Dynamite Hill Road), American Heritage Inn (705 North Washington Avenue).

Pike County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Murfreesboro and their reported violations in the past:

MURFREESBORO WATERWORKS (Population served: 1,819, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-04-2012), St Public Notif requested (MAY-07-2012), St Public Notif received (MAY-22-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-31-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (FEB-02-2012), St Public Notif requested (FEB-06-2012), St Public Notif received (FEB-09-2012), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-04-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-31-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-04-2011), St Public Notif received (NOV-16-2011), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-02-2012), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-04-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-31-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-05-2010), St Public Notif received (MAR-05-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-03-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (MAY-05-2008), St Public Notif requested (MAY-05-2008), St Compliance achieved (MAR-12-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-06-2007), St Public Notif requested (FEB-08-2008), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-20-2008), St Public Notif received (MAR-04-2008), St Compliance achieved (2 times from MAR-12-2009 to APR-19-2011)
  • 3 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In MAR-2009, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-07-2009), St Public Notif received (MAY-19-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAY-19-2010)
  • Treatment Technique No Certif. Operator - In DEC-01-2003, Contaminant: DBP Stage 1. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2005)
  • Treatment Technique No Certif. Operator - In NOV-01-2003, Contaminant: DBP Stage 1. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2005)
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Arkansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

65.3%
Whole state:

67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.4%
Whole state:

5.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
56 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
51 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
55 people in nursing homes in 2000
12 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with branches in Murfreesboro (2011 data):

  • First State Bank of DeQueen: First State Bank Of Pike County Bran at 322 E 13th St, branch established on 2007/05/31. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $179.7 mil, Deposits: $154.8 mil, headquarters in De Queen, AR, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: First State Bancshares, Inc.
  • Diamond Bank: at 319 East Main Street, branch established on 1904/12/16. Info updated 2011/12/01: Bank assets: $437.7 mil, Deposits: $365.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Bainum Bancorp
  • First National Bank: Murfreesboro Branch at 805 North Washington, branch established on 1990/01/02. Info updated 2012/01/13: Bank assets: $718.1 mil, Deposits: $547.7 mil, headquarters in Hot Springs, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 31 total offices, Holding Company: First National Security Company

For population 15 years and over in Murfreesboro:

Marital status in Murfreesboro, AR
  • Never married: 21.9%
  • Now married: 40.9%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 10.5%
  • Divorced: 24.7%

For population 25 years and over in Murfreesboro:

  • High school or higher: 80.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.3
Arkansas average:

11.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Murfreesboro
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Murfreesboro, AR (based on Pike County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,54045
Mainline Protestant4568
Catholic2501
Black Protestant1841
Other1712
None4,690-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Pike County:

4.65 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Pike County:

6.51 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
This county:

5.58 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

6.66 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Pike County:

10.1%
State:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.9%
Arkansas:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Pike County:

13.8%
Arkansas:

13.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

50.8%
Arkansas:

47.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.9%
State:

43.3%

Average BMI:
Murfreesboro:

28.6
Arkansas:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Murfreesboro:

23.9%
State:

21.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.4%
Arkansas:

11.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
Arkansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.3%
Arkansas:

34.0%

General health condition:
This city:

55.1%
Arkansas:

53.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Murfreesboro:

76.9%
State:

77.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Murfreesboro, AR Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Streets and Highways 2$4,705$28,2300$0
Sewerage 2$4,705$28,2300$0
Other Government Administration 1$2,353$28,2361$221
Health 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 3$664
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 5$11,763$28,2314$885

Murfreesboro government finances - Expenditure in 2013 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $267,000 ($171.81)
    Financial Administration: $193,000 ($124.20)
    Regular Highways: $178,000 ($114.54)
    Police Protection: $132,000 ($84.94)
    Solid Waste Management: $125,000 ($80.44)
    Sewerage: $116,000 ($74.65)
    Parks and Recreation: $100,000 ($64.35)
    Local Fire Protection: $53,000 ($34.11)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $6,000 ($3.86)
    General - Other: $4,000 ($2.57)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($1.29)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $59,000 ($37.97)
    Local Fire Protection: $25,000 ($16.09)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $383,000 ($246.46)

Murfreesboro government finances - Revenue in 2013 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $202,000 ($129.99)
    Solid Waste Management: $35,000 ($22.52)
    Parks and Recreation: $15,000 ($9.65)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $28,000 ($18.02)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $176,000 ($113.26)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $65,000 ($41.83)
    Fines and Forfeits: $51,000 ($32.82)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($1.29)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $375,000 ($241.31)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $92,000 ($59.20)
    Other: $29,000 ($18.66)
    General Local Government Support: $21,000 ($13.51)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $311,000 ($200.13)
    Property: $32,000 ($20.59)
    Public Utilities Sales: $30,000 ($19.31)
    Other License: $2,000 ($1.29)

Murfreesboro government finances - Debt in 2013 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $33,000 ($21.24)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $19,000 ($12.23)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,000 ($9.01)

Murfreesboro government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $445,000 ($286.36)

Businesses in Murfreesboro, AR

  • SONIC Drive-In: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Murfreesboro:

  • KWXI (670 AM; daytime; 5 kW; GLENWOOD, AR; Owner: PGR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBHS (590 AM; 5 kW; HOT SPRINGS, AR; Owner: J & A, INC.)
  • KBHC (1260 AM; 1 kW; NASHVILLE, AR; Owner: ARKLATEX RADIO, INC.)
  • KPYN (900 AM; 10 kW; ATLANTA, TX; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KXOW (1420 AM; 5 kW; HOT SPRINGS, AR)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Murfreesboro:

  • KMTB (99.5 FM; MURFREESBORO, AR; Owner: ARKLATEX RADIO, INC.)
  • KSSW (96.9 FM; NASHVILLE, AR; Owner: DON CAMPBELL)
  • KNAS (105.5 FM; NASHVILLE, AR; Owner: ARKLATEX RADIO, INC.)
  • KTTG (96.3 FM; MENA, AR; Owner: PEARSON BROADCASTING OF MENA, INC.)
  • KLAZ (105.9 FM; HOT SPRINGS, AR; Owner: NOALMARK BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KWXE (104.5 FM; GLENWOOD, AR; Owner: PGR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KQUS-FM (97.5 FM; HOT SPRINGS, AR; Owner: KVOL RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KYDL (96.7 FM; HOT SPRINGS, AR; Owner: KSMB/KDYS RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K204DI (88.7 FM; HOT SPRINGS, AR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KJMY (101.7 FM; HOPE, AR; Owner: ARKLATEX, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Murfreesboro:

  • KETG (Channel 9; ARKADELPHIA, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • KJEP-CA (Channel 23; NASHVILLE, AR; Owner: KNVL-TV)
  • KSJA-CA (Channel 21; NASHVILLE, AR; Owner: KNVL-TV)
  • KTEV-LP (Channel 13; PRESCOTT, AR; Owner: SANDRA A. MAY)

Murfreesboro fatal accident list:

May 18, 2004 09:00 AM, Eleventh St., Maple, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 15, 2003 00:30 AM, Dorsey Camp Rd., Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Oct 9, 1993 11:05 PM, Davis, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Apr 3, 1986 07:37 PM, 27s5, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
May 1, 1976 02:15 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
May 1, 1975 02:15 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 161ft / 48.8mTotal length
  • 13,465Total average daily traffic
  • 571Total average daily truck traffic
  • 15,015Total future (year 2007) average daily traffic
New bridges in Murfreesboro, AR - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 41970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 21990-1999
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Murfreesboro, AR

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Murfreesboro)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

42 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Sh 27 1.3 Mi S (Lat: 34.054833 Lon: -93.700472), Call Sign: WAU72, Licensee ID: L00007580,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.105 MHz, Grant Date: 08/03/2002, Expiration Date: 10/27/2012, Cancellation Date: 01/23/2008, Registrant: State Of Arkansas, Box 2261, Little Rock, AR 72203, Phone: (501) 569-2460
  • Crater Of Diamond State Park Hdqrt (Lat: 34.027333 Lon: -93.672417), Call Sign: WYZ226, Licensee ID: L00131246,
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.5400 MHz, 46.5600 MHz, Grant Date: 01/03/2014, Expiration Date: 01/10/2024, Registrant: State Of Arkansas, 1 Capitol Mall, Little Rock, AR 72201, Phone: (501) 682-7639, Email:
  • Hwy 27 Ne 8 Mi (Lat: 34.169000 Lon: -93.659917), Structure height: 30 m, Call Sign: KNHW735, Licensee ID: L00004103,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.175 MHz, 151.340 MHz, 151.385 MHz, 159.330 MHz, 159.375 MHz, 159.420 MHz, Grant Date: 08/15/2003, Expiration Date: 11/08/2013, Cancellation Date: 10/15/2012, Registrant: Arkansas Game And Fish Commission, 213a Hwy 89s, Mayflower, AR 72106, Phone: (501) 470-1296, Fax: (501) 470-1459, Email:
  • 315 E Thirteenth (Lat: 34.049833 Lon: -93.684083), Call Sign: KXZ809,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.340 MHz, Grant Date: 09/10/2014, Expiration Date: 10/16/2024, Registrant: Arkansas Department Of Health, Section Of Ems, 5800 West 10th Street, Suite 800, Little Rock, AR 72204, Phone: (501) 661-2262, Fax: (501) 280-4901, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • MURFREESB SO, 651 Hwy 26 E (Lat: 34.078472 Lon: -93.627278), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WRAC715,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, Grant Date: 10/11/2017, Expiration Date: 10/11/2027, Certifier: Steve Paquette, Registrant: Entergy Services Inc, 425 West Capitol Ave, Little Rock, AR 72203, Phone: (501) 377-5609, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Murfreesboro)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 170 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C145 SERIES (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4155V , Serial Number: 18487, Year manufactured: 1948, Airworthiness Date: 06/26/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 03/07/2002
    Registrant (Individual): Curt E Beavert, Po Box 586, Murfreesboro, AR 71958
  • Aircraft: BUCKEYE 582 DREAM MACHINE (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: 2 Cycle
    N-Number: 56931 , Serial Number: 3725, Certificate Issue Date: 11/09/2007
    Registrant (Individual): James E Stewart, 15 Hardy Dr, Murfreesboro, AR 71958
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 12/22/1959
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-235 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8532W , Serial Number: 28-10033, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 09/17/1963, Certificate Issue Date: 09/11/2013
    Registrant (LLC): Wiley Aviation LLC, 25 Stoneridge, Murfreesboro, AR 71958

Most common first names in Murfreesboro, AR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William4778.1 years
James3373.1 years
John2978.2 years
Mary2278.8 years
Charles1866.7 years
Willie1677.2 years
Robert1572.2 years
Roy1279.7 years
Henry1279.4 years
Joseph1179.1 years
Most common last names in Murfreesboro, AR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jackson2279.4 years
Smith1982.6 years
Jones1974.3 years
Womack1877.6 years
Stewart1769.5 years
Cox1577.0 years
Davis1481.9 years
White1377.3 years
Hill1283.2 years
Johnson1278.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Murfreesboro, AR
  • 68.3%Utility gas
  • 28.2%Electricity
  • 3.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Murfreesboro, AR
  • 48.7%Utility gas
  • 48.0%Electricity
  • 3.3%Wood


Murfreesboro compared to Arkansas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 4 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
Cost of Living Calculator
Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Ned J. Hollenbach (2)
  • Ned Hollenbach (1)
  • Gayland G. Hopper (1)

Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2020.