Murray, Utah

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Population in 2013: 48,612 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +42.9%
Males: 23,654  (48.7%)
Females: 24,958  (51.3%)
Median resident age:  34.6 years
Utah median age:  30.7 years

Zip codes: 84084.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $56,367 (it was $45,569 in 2000)
Murray:

$56,367
UT:

$57,049
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $28,522 (it was $21,094 in 2000)

Murray city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $216,595 (it was $151,200 in 2000)
Murray:

$216,595
UT:

$199,700
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $247,059; Detached houses: $276,545; Townhouses or other attached units: $212,306; In 2-unit structures: $214,112; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $192,986; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $145,130; Mobile homes: $44,520

Median gross rent in 2012: $879.

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Murray races chart
  • White alone - 40,417 (83.4%)
  • Hispanic - 4,657 (9.6%)
  • Asian alone - 866 (1.8%)
  • Black alone - 836 (1.7%)
  • Other race alone - 511 (1.1%)
  • Two or more races - 498 (1.0%)
  • American Indian alone - 276 (0.6%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 283 (0.6%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Murray: 91.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: English (19.3%), German (9.5%), Irish (6.3%), United States (5.1%), Swedish (4.0%), Danish (3.7%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated in 1902

Elevation: 4350 feet

Land area: 9.61 square miles.

Population density: 5,061 people per square mile   (average).

Murray,UT real estate house value index trend

Murray, Utah map

For population 25 years and over in Murray:

  • High school or higher: 92.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 32.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.1%
  • Unemployed: 4.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Murray city:

  • Never married: 29.8%
  • Now married: 49.7%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 13.6%

3,210 residents are foreign born (1.6% Europe).

This city:  6.6%
Utah:  8.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,369 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,351 (0.6%)

Murray satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Taylorsville, UT (3.0 miles , pop. 57,439).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Las Vegas, NV (357.2 miles , pop. 478,434).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (492.9 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Cottonwood West, UT (1.5 miles ), Midvale, UT (1.6 miles ), Millcreek, UT (1.7 miles ), Taylorsville, UT (1.7 miles ), South Salt Lake, UT (2.0 miles ), Holladay, UT (2.0 miles ), East Millcreek, UT (2.1 miles ), Cottonwood Heights, UT (2.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 63 buildings, average cost: $148,400
  • 1998: 79 buildings, average cost: $175,700
  • 1999: 130 buildings, average cost: $190,200
  • 2000: 155 buildings, average cost: $156,300
  • 2001: 84 buildings, average cost: $195,400
  • 2002: 78 buildings, average cost: $221,000
  • 2003: 99 buildings, average cost: $214,100
  • 2004: 118 buildings, average cost: $217,100
  • 2005: 69 buildings, average cost: $201,600
  • 2006: 236 buildings, average cost: $106,100
  • 2007: 186 buildings, average cost: $116,800
  • 2008: 95 buildings, average cost: $89,700
  • 2009: 42 buildings, average cost: $161,100
  • 2010: 43 buildings, average cost: $189,600
  • 2011: 41 buildings, average cost: $1,074,400
  • 2012: 32 buildings, average cost: $203,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.65 N, Longitude: 111.89 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +12,261 (+25.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 4,598 (18.3%)

Area code: 801

Murray household income distribution Murray home values distribution

Crime rates in Murray by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Murders 01102031001
per 100,000 0.02.92.80.04.50.06.72.20.00.02.1
Rapes 2429242925222117293725
per 100,000 70.583.968.081.556.449.146.937.263.081.752.5
Robberies 2839514943405138534747
per 100,000 82.3112.8144.5137.797.089.3114.083.0115.2103.798.6
Assaults 79898662991029997105132125
per 100,000 232.2257.4243.7174.2223.4227.7221.2212.0228.1291.4262.3
Burglaries 357456461564470472441538552514377
per 100,000 1049.31318.61306.31584.81060.61053.8985.51175.71199.31134.5791.2
Thefts 2,4552,6452,7822,9703,0193,0692,3232,4802,7662,3612,391
per 100,000 7215.77648.57883.38345.56812.76852.15191.35419.66009.65211.35018.0
Auto thefts 206254298289278362321244351237297
per 100,000 605.5734.5844.4812.1627.3808.2717.4533.2762.6523.1623.3
Arson 33661705686
per 100,000 8.88.717.016.92.315.60.010.913.017.712.6
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 304.2) 537.7614.7626.0650.6524.5523.8463.1442.8515.5484.1433.9

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Murray detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 89 (76 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.57
Utah average:

1.73

Murray tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.8%
Utah:

3.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (13%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Computer specialists (4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Customer service representatives (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)

Work and jobs in Murray: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Murray, Utah

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Earthquake activity:

Murray-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Utah state average. It is 278% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 277.9 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 294.7 miles away from Murray center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 256.2 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 3/28/1975 at 02:31:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.1 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 98.8 miles away from the city center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 361.7 miles away from Murray center
On 12/16/1954 at 11:07:12, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 339.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Salt Lake County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Landslides: 2, Storms: 2, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Murray topographic map

Birthplace of: Clyde Lewis - Radio personality, Dan Snarr - Politician, Kevin Curtis - 2005 NFL player (St. Louis Rams, born: Jul 17, 1978), Leonidas Ralph Mecham - Lawyer, Sam Jensen Page - Businessman, Scot Pollard - NBA player (Indiana Pacers, born: Feb 12, 1975), Ben B. Banks - Mormon missionary, Bruce Hardy - Football player, Charles Brown (mayor) - Politician, Donovan Arp - Football player.

Main business address for: ZEVEX INTERNATIONAL INC (ELECTROMEDICAL & ELECTROTHERAPEUTIC APPARATUS).

Hospitals in Murray:

  • AFFINITY HOSPICE OF LIFE (181 EAST 5600 SOUTH)
  • BRISTOL HOSPICE - UTAH LLC (670 EAST 3900 SOUTH, SUITE 210)
  • FAMILY HOSPICE CARE INC (404 EAST 5600 SOUTH)
  • INSPIRATION HOSPICE (835 EAST 4800 SOUTH SUITE 110)
  • INTERMOUNTAIN MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 5121 SOUTH COTTONWOOD STREET)
  • ROCKY MOUNTAIN HOSPICE (5250 SOUTH COMMERCE DRIVE # 270)
  • THE ORTHOPEDIC SPECIALTY HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 5848 SOUTH 300 EAST)

Home Health Centers in Murray:

  • ALPINE HOME CARE (990 WEST 5370 SOUTH)
  • AVANTA HOME CARE (5323 SOUTH MURRAY BLVD)
  • CAREGIVER SUPPORT NETWORK, INC (310 EAST 4500 SOUTH, SUITE 200)
  • CHRISTUS HOMECARE - ST JOSEPH (5242 COLLEGE DRIVE, SUITE 210)
  • ECLIPSE HOME HEALTH, INC (746 EAST WINCHESTER)
  • FIRST CHOICE HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE (5296 SOUTH COMMERCE DRIVE)
  • HARMONY HOME HEALTH, LLC (5650 SOUTH GREEN STREET)
  • HAVEN HOME HEALTH (5292 SOUTH COLLEGE DRIVE)
  • SUPERIOR HOME CARE INC (184 EAST 5900 SOUTH)

Nursing Homes in Murray:

  • ASPEN RIDGE WEST TRANSITIONAL REHAB (5323 SOUTH MURRAY BOULEVARD)
  • ROCKY MOUNTAIN CARE - MURRAY (835 EAST VINE STREET)

Heliports located in Murray:

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Amtrak station near Murray:

  • 8 miles: SALT LAKE CITY (320 S. RIO GRANDE ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand.

Colleges/Universities in Murray:

  • Stevens-Henager College-Murray (Full-time enrollment: 6,395; Location: 383 W Vine St; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.stevenshenager.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • ITT Technical Institute-Murray (FT enrollment: 528; Location: 920 W Levoy Dr; Private, for-profit; Website: www.itt-tech.edu)
  • Eagle Gate College-Murray (FT enrollment: 496; Location: 5588 South Green Street; Private, for-profit; Website: EAGLEGATECOLLEGE.EDU)
  • Cameo College of Essential Beauty (FT enrollment: 320; Location: 124 East 5770 South; Private, for-profit; Website: www.cameocollege.com)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Murray:

  • Western Governors University (about 3 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; Full-time enrollment: 31,481)
  • Salt Lake Community College (about 3 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 20,797)
  • Westminster College (about 6 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 2,870)
  • University of Utah (about 9 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 28,454)
  • Latter-day Saints Business College (about 9 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 2,059)
  • Utah Valley University (about 28 miles; Orem, UT; FT enrollment: 24,403)
  • Brigham Young University-Provo (about 31 miles; Provo, UT; FT enrollment: 33,525)

Public high schools in Murray:

  • MURRAY HIGH (Students: 1,648; Location: 5440 SOUTH STATE; Grades: 10 - 12)
  • MURRAY ADULT TRANSITION (Students: 33; Location: 147 EAST 5065 SOUTH; Grades: 09 - 12)

Private high schools in Murray:

  • MOUNT VERNON ACADEMY (Students: 123; Location: 184 E VINE ST; Grades: PK - 12)
  • LA EUROPA ACADEMY (Students: 32; Location: 1121 E VINE ST; Grades: 9 - 12; Girls only)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Murray:

  • UTAH VIRTUAL ACADEMY (Students: 1,238; Location: 512 EAST 4500 SOUTH; Grades: KG - 12)
  • HILLCREST JR HIGH (Students: 797; Location: 126 EAST 5300 SOUTH; Grades: 07 - 09)
  • RIVERVIEW JR HIGH (Students: 742; Location: 751 WEST TRIPP LN; Grades: 07 - 09)
  • PARKSIDE SCHOOL (Students: 589; Location: 5175 SOUTH 495 EAST; Grades: KG - 06)
  • HORIZON SCHOOL (Students: 543; Location: 5180 SOUTH 700 WEST; Grades: KG - 06)
  • VIEWMONT SCHOOL (Students: 525; Location: 745 WEST 5720 SOUTH; Grades: KG - 06)
  • GRANT SCHOOL (Students: 484; Location: 662 WEST 6140 SOUTH; Grades: KG - 06)
  • MCMILLAN SCHOOL (Students: 482; Location: 315 EAST 5900 SOUTH; Grades: KG - 06)
  • LONGVIEW SCHOOL (Students: 460; Location: 6240 LONGVIEW DR; Grades: KG - 06)
  • LIBERTY SCHOOL (Students: 375; Location: 140 WEST 6100 SOUTH; Grades: KG - 06)

Private elementary/middle school in Murray:

  • CHRIST LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 188; Location: 240 E 5600 S; Grades: PK - 8)

Library in Murray:

  • MURRAY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,394,522; Location: 166 EAST 5300 SOUTH; 73,010 books; 5,673 audio materials; 8,040 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 39 state licensed databases; 184 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Murray: Ninth Street Marketplace (A), Fashion Square (B), Fashion Place (C), Mountain West Commercial Center (D), Ivy Place Shopping Village (E), Professional Building Management South Condominium (F), Woodland Hills School (G), Center for Womens Health (H), Murray Cottonwood Medical Center (I), Murray City Fire Department Station 81 (J), Murray City Public Library (K), Murray City Fire Department Station 82 (L), Murray City Fire Department Station 83 (M). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: State Place Shopping Center (1), Valley Shopping Center (2), Southlake Shopping Center (3), Oakwood Village Shopping Center (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Murray: ZEVEX INTERNATIONAL INC (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Murray include: Murray Mansion-Murray Chapel (A), Murray Park Church of Christ (B), Christ Lutheran Church (C), Cornerstone Community Church (D), Murray Baptist Church (E), Saint Judes Maronite Catholic Church (F), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Creek: Little Cottonwood Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Murray: Truckers Family Camp (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Salt Lake County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 94.2. This is worse than average.

City:

94.2
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.354. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.354
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 16.2. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.2
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.618. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.618
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 32.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 20.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.5
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 7.81. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.81
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 0.0394. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0394
U.S.:

0.0147

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

SUMMIT WATER CO INC (Address: 5296 S COMMERCE SUITE 102 , Serves VT, Population served: 750, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (MAR-19-2014), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-19-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAR-19-2014), St Compliance achieved (MAR-19-2014), St Boil Water Order (MAR-19-2014), St Public Notif received (MAR-21-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-13-2014), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-13-2014), St Public Notif received (MAR-03-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
PINNACLE HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In OCT-01-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-09-2012), St Public Notif requested (DEC-09-2012)
OAK HAVEN WATER COMPANY (Population served: 150, Groundwater under infl of surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-07-2011), St Boil Water Order (SEP-07-2011), St Public Notif requested (SEP-07-2011), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (DEC-13-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-11-2009), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-11-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-18-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-18-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-30-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-30-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In SEP-01-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-08-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-08-2013), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-08-2013)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2010, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (DEC-13-2012)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUL-01-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-23-2010), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-23-2010), St Compliance achieved (DEC-23-2010), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (DEC-13-2012)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2010)
  • 12 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 9 regular monitoring violations
CHEMICAL LIME (Population served: 35, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 9.9%
(7.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.6% for Black residents, 21.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 23.3% for American Indian residents, 71.1% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 14.5% for other race residents, 3.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Utah:  3.1 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.1%
Whole state:  75.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.9%
Whole state:  4.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

People in group quarters in Murray in 2010:

  • 97 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 33 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 27 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 17 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Murray in 2000:

  • 67 people in nursing homes
  • 17 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped
  • 4 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Murray, Utah environmental map by EPA

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Murray compared to Utah state average:

  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with branches in Murray (2011 data):

  • Zions First National Bank: Intermountain Medical Center Office at 5171 S Cottonwood Street, Suite 110, branch established on 2009/01/12; Murray Branch at 5595 South State Street, branch established on 1973/10/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $17,531.3 mil, Deposits: $14,905.3 mil, headquarters in Salt Lake City, UT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 151 total offices, Holding Company: Zions Bancorporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Fashion Place Branch at 6099 South State Street, branch established on 1957/01/07; Murray Branch at 4920 S. State Street, branch established on 1982/04/01. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Fashion Place Branch at 6255 South State Street, branch established on 1958/01/27. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Bank of American Fork: Murray Branch at 195 East 6100 South, branch established on 2003/01/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $890.2 mil, Deposits: $781.2 mil, headquarters in American Fork, UT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: People's Utah Bancorp
  • KeyBank National Association: Murray Branch at 5101 South State Street, branch established on 1957/02/11. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • Sallie Mae Bank: at 5217 South State Street, Suite 210, branch established on 2005/11/28. Info updated 2011/05/09: Bank assets: $7,614.0 mil, Deposits: $6,325.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Consumer Lending Specialization, 1 total offices
  • Washington Federal: 181 East 6100 South Branch at 181 E 6100 South, branch established on 1920/01/01. Info updated 2011/12/19: Bank assets: $13,653.0 mil, Deposits: $8,905.8 mil, headquarters in Seattle, WA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 174 total offices
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Murray Smiths Branch at 665 West 5300 South, branch established on 2004/04/26. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Murray, Utah:

  • Reston Hotel, 5335 College Dr, Murray, UT 84123 , Phone: (800) 231-9710, Fax: (801) 264-1152
  • Fairfield Inn-salt Lake S, 594 W 4500 S, Murray, UT 84123 , Phone: (801) 265-9600
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Murray, Utah

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Murray travel time to work - commute Murray mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (92%)
  • Electricity (7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

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Religion statistics for Murray city (based on Salt Lake County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 67.50%
Here: 67.5%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameLDS (Mormon) ChurchCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchJewish
Adherents83.0%8.8%0.8%0.8%0.7%
Congregations87.5%1.6%1.2%0.7%0.3%
NameEpiscopal ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaMuslim EstimatePresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents0.7%0.6%0.6%0.5%3.5%
Congregations0.4%0.4%0.2%0.6%7.2%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 146
Salt Lake County:

1.45 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

1.37 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 16
This county:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 47
Salt Lake County:

0.47 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 246
Salt Lake County:

2.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 558
Here:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.09 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.5%
Utah:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Salt Lake County:

22.7%
Utah:

23.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 22$103,106$56,2400$0
Other Government Administration 15$79,051$63,2418$7,641
Judicial and Legal 22$102,125$55,7050$0
Police Protection - Officers 76$394,110$62,2280$0
Police - Other 7$22,698$38,91155$22,899
Firefighters 60$347,786$69,55712$3,662
Fire - Other 1$4,742$56,9041$751
Streets and Highways 21$82,613$47,2070$0
Welfare 5$18,870$45,2887$2,418
Sewerage 8$34,811$52,2172$890
Parks and Recreation 30$126,960$50,784127$66,515
Housing and Community Development(Local) 6$27,079$54,1582$2,376
Water Supply 16$76,429$57,3222$3,224
Electric Power 45$285,807$76,2150$0
Local Libraries 11$43,443$47,39218$16,308
Other and Unallocable 31$140,633$54,4397$2,418
Totals for Government 376$1,890,263$60,328241$129,102

Murray government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $3,823,000 ($78.64)
    Regular Highways: $2,577,000 ($53.01)
    Electric Utilities: $1,413,000 ($29.07)
    Sewerage: $57,000 ($1.17)
    Parks and Recreation: $33,000 ($0.68)
    Local Fire Protection: $17,000 ($0.35)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $32,394,000 ($666.38)
    Police Protection: $8,275,000 ($170.23)
    Parks and Recreation: $5,530,000 ($113.76)
    Local Fire Protection: $4,885,000 ($100.49)
    Regular Highways: $2,544,000 ($52.33)
    Central Staff Services: $2,138,000 ($43.98)
    Water Utilities: $1,975,000 ($40.63)
    Financial Administration: $1,922,000 ($39.54)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,902,000 ($39.13)
    Libraries: $1,434,000 ($29.50)
    General - Other: $1,245,000 ($25.61)
    Sewerage: $1,179,000 ($24.25)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $884,000 ($18.18)
    Solid Waste Management: $671,000 ($13.80)
    General Public Buildings: $378,000 ($7.78)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $331,000 ($6.81)
    Housing and Community Development: $219,000 ($4.51)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,255,000 ($25.82)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $931,000 ($19.15)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General - Other: $18,777,000 ($386.26)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,462,000 ($30.07)
    Parks and Recreation: $177,000 ($3.64)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $469,000 ($9.65)
    Police Protection: $333,000 ($6.85)
    Sewerage: $292,000 ($6.01)
    General - Other: $221,000 ($4.55)
    Water Utilities: $161,000 ($3.31)
    Parks and Recreation: $97,000 ($2.00)
    Electric Utilities: $91,000 ($1.87)
    Financial Administration: $14,000 ($0.29)
    Regular Highways: $13,000 ($0.27)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $27,694,000 ($569.69)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $212,000 ($4.36)

Murray government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $3,139,000 ($64.57)
    Sewerage: $2,995,000 ($61.61)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,659,000 ($54.70)
    Solid Waste Management: $807,000 ($16.60)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $267,000 ($5.49)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $321,000 ($6.60)
    Housing and Community Development: $76,000 ($1.56)
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $3,002,000 ($61.75)
    General Revenue, NEC: $2,424,000 ($49.86)
    Interest Earnings: $1,543,000 ($31.74)
    Rents: $1,319,000 ($27.13)
    Special Assessments: $86,000 ($1.77)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $28,355,000 ($583.29)
    Water Utilities: $4,628,000 ($95.20)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,415,000 ($29.11)
    All Other: $226,000 ($4.65)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $13,465,000 ($276.99)
    Property: $6,959,000 ($143.15)
    Other Selective Sales: $3,281,000 ($67.49)
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,543,000 ($31.74)
    Other License: $1,010,000 ($20.78)
    NEC: $20,000 ($0.41)

Murray government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $51,630,000 ($1062.08)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $48,960,000 ($1007.16)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,670,000 ($54.92)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,500,000 ($30.86)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $1,400,000 ($28.80)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $100,000 ($2.06)

Murray government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,632,000 ($95.29)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $23,299,000 ($479.28)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,780,000 ($57.19)

5.16% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,500 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.16%
Utah average:

6.32%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($350 average AGI)
Salt Lake County:

0.04%
Utah average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Utah County, UT  0.80% ($35,270 average AGI)
from Davis County, UT  0.56% ($35,770)
from Weber County, UT  0.18% ($33,854)


5.00% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,593 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.00%
Utah average:

6.46%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($632 average AGI)
Salt Lake County:

0.05%
Utah average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Utah County, UT  0.68% ($40,074 average AGI)
to Davis County, UT  0.53% ($41,813)
to Weber County, UT  0.16% ($31,898)

Strongest AM radio stations in Murray:

  • KTKK (630 AM; 10 kW; SANDY, UT; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFNZ (1320 AM; 5 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KJQS (1230 AM; 1 kW; MURRAY, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBEE (860 AM; 10 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KBJA (1640 AM; 10 kW; SANDY, UT; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KSOP (1370 AM; 5 kW; SOUTH SALT LAKE, UT; Owner: KSOP, INC.)
  • KLLB (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; WEST JORDAN, UT; Owner: UNITED SECURITY FINANCIAL, INC.)
  • KMRI (1550 AM; 10 kW; WEST VALLEY CITY, UT; Owner: KMRI RADIO, LLC)
  • KNRS (570 AM; 5 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKDS (1060 AM; 10 kW; SOUTH SALT LAKE, UT; Owner: HOLIDAY BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Murray:

  • KCPX (105.7 FM; CENTERVILLE, UT; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KSOP-FM (104.3 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: KSOP, INC.)
  • K272DP (102.3 FM; TOOELE, UT; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KRCL (90.9 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: LISTENERS COMMUNITY RADIO OF UTAH)
  • KBZN (97.9 FM; OGDEN, UT; Owner: CAPITOL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOSY-FM (106.5 FM; SPANISH FORK, UT; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KRSP-FM (103.5 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KBER (101.1 FM; OGDEN, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KISN-FM (97.1 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KKAT (101.9 FM; OGDEN, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSFI (100.3 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KUBL-FM (93.3 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KODJ (94.1 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KUER-FM (90.1 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH)
  • KBYU-FM (89.1 FM; PROVO, UT; Owner: BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY)
  • KURR (99.5 FM; BOUNTIFUL, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBEE-FM (98.7 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K248AK (97.5 FM; DRAPER, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXRK (96.3 FM; PROVO, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KQMB (102.7 FM; MIDVALE, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Murray:

  • KUTV (Channel 2; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: KUTV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K59GS (Channel 59; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: ALPHA & OMEGA COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KEJT-LP (Channel 48; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA LICENSE CORP.)
  • KULC (Channel 9; OGDEN, UT; Owner: UTAH STATE BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • KUED (Channel 7; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH)
  • KBYU-TV (Channel 11; PROVO, UT; Owner: BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY)
  • KSL-TV (Channel 5; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KUWB (Channel 30; OGDEN, UT; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF UTAH, LLC)
  • KJZZ-TV (Channel 14; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: LARRY H. MILLER COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • K66FN (Channel 66; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: AZTECA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KTVX (Channel 4; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KUCL-LP (Channel 26; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CHRISTIAN LIFE BROADCASTING)
  • KSTU (Channel 13; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • KTMW (Channel 20; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: ALPHA & OMEGA COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KUBX-LP (Channel 58; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Murray fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 101
Total length: 797 meters (2,615ft)
Total average daily traffic: 5,928,578
Total average daily truck traffic: 487,991

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1930-1939: 1
  • 1940-1949: 0
  • 1950-1959: 4
  • 1960-1969: 5
  • 1970-1979: 16
  • 1980-1989: 22
  • 1990-1999: 35
  • 2000-2009: 16
  • 2010-2012: 2
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Murray, UT
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Murray)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 46 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Murray, UT)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 50 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 253 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Murray)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Murray)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 26 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED191$183,578113$189,0271,098$182,34923$97,6122$6,353,95546$152,2085$88,296
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED21$200,4857$119,183150$185,7426$70,7370$04$120,4553$60,430
APPLICATIONS DENIED28$182,67122$169,378246$190,09922$79,8070$016$120,2174$36,330
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN31$199,20915$192,735185$178,59314$112,3720$015$140,5710$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS6$182,1752$151,91531$154,9040$00$02$153,9800$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1120.00 , 1121.00, 1122.01, 1122.02, 1123.01, 1123.02, 1135.15, 1135.33

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED30$219,85233$239,940
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED10$221,53421$219,488
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$208,41011$213,048
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$222,4650$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$220,0501$234,000

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1120.00 , 1121.00, 1122.01, 1122.02, 1123.01, 1123.02, 1135.15, 1135.33

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 180
  • Hazardous Condition: 136
  • Service Call: 11
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Murray

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Murray, UT
Businesses in Murray, UT
NameCountNameCount
24 Hour Fitness1Jones New York3
7-Eleven5Journeys1
ALDO1Justice1
AT&T4Kroger1
Aeropostale1La-Z-Boy1
American Eagle Outfitters1Lane Bryant1
Arby's1Lane Furniture3
BMW1LensCrafters1
Banana Republic1Little Caesars Pizza1
Barnes & Noble1Lowe's1
Bath & Body Works1Macy's1
Bebe1MasterBrand Cabinets4
Big O Tires1Mazda1
Blockbuster1McDonald's2
Brookstone1Men's Wearhouse1
Budget Car Rental1Motherhood Maternity1
Burger King1Nike3
Burlington Coat Factory1Nissan1
Cache1Nordstrom1
Carl\s Jr.1Olive Garden1
Casual Male XL1Pac Sun1
Charlotte Russe1Panda Express2
Chevrolet1Payless1
Chick-Fil-A1Quiznos1
Cold Stone Creamery1Red Lobster1
Coldwater Creek1Red Robin1
Costco1Sam's Club1
Crate & Barrel1Sears2
Cricket Wireless1Sephora1
Curves1Spencer Gifts1
DHL1Sprint Nextel3
Dairy Queen1Starbucks1
Dennys1Studio 61
Discount Tire1Subway6
Eddie Bauer1T-Mobile2
FedEx4Taco Bell1
Finish Line1Talbots1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1The Cheesecake Factory1
Foot Locker1Torrid1
GameStop1Toyota1
Gap1Toys"R"Us1
Gymboree1UPS1
H&R Block2Vans5
Honda1Verizon Wireless1
Hot Topic1Victoria's Secret1
IHOP1Village Inn1
J.Crew1Wendy's3
JoS. A. Bank1
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