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Total population: 105,209 (Urban population: 103,836, Rural population: 1,373 (31 farm, 1,343 nonfarm))

Murfreesboro,TN index of house prices


Houses: 28,952 (26,669 occupied: 13,944 owner occupied, 12,725 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

48%
State:

45%

Housing density: 743 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $181,122.


Median contract rent in 2009: $654 (lower quartile is $512, upper quartile is $815)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $667


Median gross rent in Murfreesboro, TN in 2009: $761


Housing units in Murfreesboro with a mortgage: 9,595 (1,014 second mortgage, 880 home equity loan, 35 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,047


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $75,180


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $50,432


Median monthly housing costs: $892





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Murfreesboro, Tennessee Age and Sex of Residents


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $174,000 (it was $118,500 in 2000)
Murfreesboro:

$174,000
Tennessee:

$137,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $131,600 - $234,300

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $137,091
Here:

$137,091
State:

$188,484

Townhouses or other attached units: $73,020
Here:

$73,020
State:

$164,698

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $139,788
Here:

$139,788
State:

$140,531

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $287,796
Here:

$287,796
State:

$171,980

Mobile homes: $49,094
Here:

$49,094
State:

$44,109

Median year house/condo built: 1996

Median year apartment built: 1990

Household type by relationship:

Households: 64,406
  • In family households: 49,404 (11,888 male householders, 4,137 female householders)
    12,209 spouses, 17,341 children (15,839 natural, 359 adopted, 1,143 stepchildren), 813 grandchildren, 458 brothers or sisters, 405 parents, 770 other relatives, 1,383 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 15,002 (5,064 male householders (3,274 living alone)), 5,635 female householders (4,276 living alone)), 4,303 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 4,551 (1,137 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 6,637 2-persons, 3,892 3-persons, 3,556 4-persons, 1,351 5-persons, 368 6-persons, 221 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 7,550 1-person, 2,336 2-persons, 560 3-persons, 199 4-persons, 33 5-persons, 12 6-persons, 9 7-or-more-persons.

10,184 married couples with children.
4,096 single-parent households (686 men, 3,410 women).

92.3% of residents of Murfreesboro speak English at home.
3.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (45% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 25% speak English not well, 13% don't speak English at all).
1.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (79% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).
2.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (44% speak English very well, 30% speak English well, 23% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (54% speak English very well, 34% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).

Foreign born population: 3,376 (4.9%)
(35.4% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.4
State:

6.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.0
State:

4.2

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 53
  • 3 rooms: 274
  • 4 rooms: 780
  • 5 rooms: 2,701
  • 6 rooms: 3,334
  • 7 rooms: 2,881
  • 8 rooms: 1,951
  • 9 or more rooms: 1,970
  • 1 room: 267
  • 2 rooms: 1,395
  • 3 rooms: 2,769
  • 4 rooms: 4,265
  • 5 rooms: 2,294
  • 6 rooms: 1,077
  • 7 rooms: 463
  • 8 rooms: 105
  • 9 or more rooms: 90
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 39
  • 1 bedroom: 219
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,838
  • 3 bedrooms: 8,005
  • 4 bedrooms: 3,297
  • 5+ bedrooms: 546
  • no bedroom: 331
  • 1 bedroom: 4,143
  • 2 bedrooms: 5,496
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,428
  • 4 bedrooms: 290
  • 5+ bedrooms: 37
Cars and other vehicles available in Murfreesboro, Tennessee in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 309
  • 1 vehicle: 3,681
  • 2 vehicles: 6,921
  • 3 vehicles: 2,279
  • 4 vehicles: 627
  • 5+ vehicles: 127
  • no vehicle: 1,302
  • 1 vehicle: 6,180
  • 2 vehicles: 3,994
  • 3 vehicles: 924
  • 4 vehicles: 210
  • 5+ vehicles: 115

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 3,754
  • 2000 to 2004: 9,392
  • 1990 to 1999: 9,957
  • 1980 to 1989: 5,492
  • 1970 to 1979: 4,517
  • 1960 to 1969: 3,789
  • 1950 to 1959: 2,392
  • 1940 to 1949: 989
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,494

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Murfreesboro, TN house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Murfreesboro, TN:

  • Less than $10,000: 92
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 48
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 78
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 78
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 82
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 106
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 90
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 162
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 111
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 150
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 210
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 311
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 611
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 2835
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 3782
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 2880
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 2544
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 3973
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 2241
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 1468
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 609
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 429
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 62
  • $1,000,000 or more: 78
 


Murfreesboro rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Murfreesboro:

  • Less than $100: 63 people
  • $100 to $149: 88
  • $150 to $199: 101
  • $200 to $249: 176
  • $250 to $299: 86
  • $300 to $349: 121
  • $350 to $399: 266
  • $400 to $449: 381
  • $450 to $499: 696
  • $500 to $549: 957
  • $550 to $599: 1,093
  • $600 to $649: 943
  • $650 to $699: 1,265
  • $700 to $749: 1,975
  • $750 to $799: 1,319
  • $800 to $899: 2,184
  • $900 to $999: 1,386
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 2,700
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 886
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 230
  • $2,000 or more: 76
  • No cash rent: 535
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 1,420
  • 1990 to 1994: 455
  • 1985 to 1989: 418
  • 1980 to 1984: 486
  • 1975 to 1979: 280
  • 1970 to 1974: 110
  • 1970 to 1974: 29
  • 1965 to 1969: 178


Murfreesboro, TN Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 71.8%
Number of people working at home: 864 (2.4% of all workers)


Murfreesboro commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 1240
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 4508
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 7431
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 5485
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 3192
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 1171
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 3159
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 751
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 1085
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 4039
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 2016
  • 90 or more minutes: 574
 


Murfreesboro mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 29,023 (82%)
  • Carpooled: 4,427 (12%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 101 (0%)
  • Taxi: 10 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 46 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 85 (0%)
  • Walked: 692 (2%)
  • Other means: 267 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 864 (2%)
 


Murfreesboro, TN household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 3148
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 1791
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 1767
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 1879
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 1774
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 1670
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 1385
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 1446
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 1445
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 2395
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 2725
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 2713
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 1354
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 490
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 358
  • $200,000 or more: 384
 

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 13729
 United States or American: 8782
 English: 6287
 Irish: 4798
 German: 4546
 Scotch-Irish: 1978
 Italian: 1339
 Scottish: 1138
 French (except Basque): 1014
 Subsaharan African:: 698
 Polish: 652
 African: 612
 Dutch: 455
 British: 409
 European: 405
 Norwegian: 372
 Swedish: 348
 Welsh: 333
 French Canadian: 177
 Swiss: 174
 Arab:: 135
 Greek: 128
 Russian: 114
 Iranian: 97
 Czech: 72
 Nigerian: 56
 Danish: 54
 Hungarian: 54
 Lebanese: 53
 Northern European: 49
 Jordanian: 48
 Canadian: 47
 Celtic: 45
 Ukrainian: 42
 Romanian: 35
 Austrian: 34
 South African: 30
 Other Arab: 25
 Albanian: 24
 Yugoslavian: 23
 Scandinavian: 23
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 18
 Maltese: 18
 Lithuanian: 17
 Acadian/Cajun: 17
 Slovak: 12
 Pennsylvania German: 12
 Finnish: 11
 Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 11
 Slavic: 9
 Portuguese: 9
 Brazilian: 8
 Moroccan: 7
 Czechoslovakian: 7
 Australian: 7
 U.S. Virgin Islander: 7
 German Russian: 6
 Israeli: 5
 Iraqi: 2


Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):



  • Mexico (33%)
  • Laos (18%)
  • Korea (6%)
  • Japan (6%)
  • India (5%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (3%)
  • Germany (2%)


Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 39058
  • Northeast: 2873
  • Midwest: 8542
  • South: 12399
  • West: 2061

34% of Murfreesboro residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 45% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 58% lived in Tennessee.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 209
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 91
  • 5th and 6th grade: 232
  • 7th and 8th grade: 577
  • 9th grade: 346
  • 10th grade: 510
  • 11th grade: 526
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 607
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 4,289
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,116
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 3,236
  • Associate degree: 813
  • Bachelor's degree: 4,469
  • Master's degree: 1,086
  • Professional school degree: 442
  • Doctorate degree: 460

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 259
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 104
  • 5th and 6th grade: 138
  • 7th and 8th grade: 838
  • 9th grade: 530
  • 10th grade: 508
  • 11th grade: 438
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 599
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 5,580
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,511
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 3,112
  • Associate degree: 1,000
  • Bachelor's degree: 3,705
  • Master's degree: 1,456
  • Professional school degree: 298
  • Doctorate degree: 158

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 6.3%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 7.2%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 18.3%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 10.0%


Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native males: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native females: 10.5%


Unemployment rate for Asian males: 10.0%
Unemployment rate for Asian females: 3.3%


Unemployment rate for other race males: 2.3%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 4.3%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 5.2%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 16.1%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 2.4%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 10.2%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $50,491
  • Black householders: $36,009
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $39,222
  • Asian householders: $36,990
  • Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander householders: $41,061
  • Some other race householders: $31,107
  • Two or more races householders: $33,191
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $40,849
Murfreesboro household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Murfreesboro household income for Black householders
Murfreesboro household income for American Indian and Alaska Native householders
Murfreesboro household income for Asian householders
Murfreesboro household income for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander householders
Murfreesboro household income for Some other race householders
Murfreesboro household income for Two or more races householders
Murfreesboro household income for Hispanic or Latino race householders

Murfreesboro marital status for males
Murfreesboro marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $181,929
  • Black or African American householders: $130,683
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $131,270
  • Asian householders: $191,913
  • Some other race householders: $140,374
  • Two or more races householders: $148,303
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $145,073

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 15,104
  • One, attached: 1,589
  • Two: 1,397
  • 3 or 4: 1,779
  • 5 to 9: 3,352
  • 10 to 19: 2,418
  • 20 to 49: 873
  • 50 or more: 1,729
  • Mobile homes: 697
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 14

Median worth of mobile homes: $21,000


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 7 years ago


Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Murfreesboro:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Murfreesboro
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (62.2%)
  • Electricity (36.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.0%)
  • Electricity (80.3%)
  • Utility gas (18.0%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.5%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 404
Here:

5.7%
Tennessee:

9.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 377
Here:

11.8%
Tennessee:

10.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 402
Here:

3.8%
Tennessee:

22.8%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)


 

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