Population density (sq mi)20225691
Median age60.736.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)64%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1829%46%43%
Speak English97%56%79%
Speak Spanish3%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Murphys is 21% lower than California
  • The median age in Murphys is 69% higher than California
  • In Murphys 96.46% of the population is White
  • In Murphys 0.00% of the population is Black
  • In Murphys 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Murphys, CA Demographics


      Murphys population breakdown by race

      American Indian3.21%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race0.34%4.62%3.06%
      Other race0.00%13.28%4.75%
      In Murphys, 6.4% 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

      Murphys age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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