Population density (sq mi)3,52211391
Median age36.934.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)71%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1860%48%43%
Speak English60%65%79%
Speak Spanish5%30%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Murphy is 3017% higher than Texas
  • The median age in Murphy is 8% higher than Texas
  • In Murphy 55.41% of the population is White
  • In Murphy 9.90% of the population is Black
  • In Murphy 30.76% of the population is Asian

Compare Murphy, TX Demographics


      Murphy population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.73%0.48%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.13%0.08%0.18%
      Mixed race2.64%2.50%3.06%
      Other race0.42%5.79%4.75%
      In Murphy, 5.9% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Murphy age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Murphy, TX demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).