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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Murchison is 523. Murchison, Texas is the 12,999th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Murchison was in 2010, when its population was 594. In 2010, Murchison was the 12,628th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 12,999th largest city in the US. Murchison is currently 12.0% smaller than it was in 2010.
Murchison has shrunk 11.8% since the year 2000. Murchison, Texas's growth is about average. 58% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
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The total voting age population of Murchison, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 340. The voting age population is 48.2% male and 51.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.7% of the residents of Murchison are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Murchison are 85.7% White, 10.2% Other, 3.8% Black and 0.2% Asian. Additionally, 24.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Murchison, 16.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 38.6%. On a per-household basis, 12.1% of families are below the poverty line in Murchison.
Among those aged 16 and older, 55.8% of Murchison residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.5% of Murchison residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 12.3% have a bachelor's degree and 3.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Murchison residents aged 5 and older, 21.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 20.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Murchison is 2.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Murchison, 18.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Murchison is $41,250.
In Murchison, 70.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 29.6% of housing units in Murchison.
In Murchison, 10.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Murchison is $805.
In Murchison, 79.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.