|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Murfreesboro is 2,512. Murfreesboro, North Carolina is the 6,812th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Murfreesboro was in 2010, when its population was 2,835. In 2010, Murfreesboro was the 6,313th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,812th largest city in the US. Murfreesboro is currently 11.4% smaller than it was in 2010.
Murfreesboro has grown 2.2% since the 2000. Murfreesboro, North Carolina's growth is about average. 41% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6806||Rugby, North Dakota||2,517||-13.9%|
|6812||Murfreesboro, North Carolina||2,512||2.2%|
|6813||Piermont, New York||2,512||-3.8%|
|6816||Brewster, New York||2,509||15.9%|
|6817||Cass City, Michigan||2,508||-4.8%|
The total voting age population of Murfreesboro, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,504. The voting age population is 43.6% male and 56.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.6% of the residents of Murfreesboro are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Murfreesboro are 50.3% Black, 46.3% White, 3.0% Two or more races and 0.4% Asian. Additionally, 2.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Murfreesboro, 23.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 26.1%. On a per-household basis, 16.3% of families are below the poverty line in Murfreesboro.
Among those aged 16 and older, 48.5% of Murfreesboro residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.0% of Murfreesboro residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 25.1% have a bachelor's degree and 12.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Murfreesboro residents aged 5 and older, 4.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Murfreesboro is 8.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Murfreesboro, 19.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Murfreesboro is $38,021.
In Murfreesboro, 48.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 51.5% of housing units in Murfreesboro.
Of all the housing units in Murfreesboro, 13.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Murfreesboro, 5.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Murfreesboro is $717.
In Murfreesboro, 74.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.