|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Murfreesboro is 157,519. Murfreesboro, Tennessee is the 164th largest city in the US.
Murfreesboro is located entirely in Rutherford County.
The current population of Murfreesboro (157,519) is it's peak population.
Murfreesboro has grown 122.3% since the 2000. Murfreesboro, Tennessee is growing extremely quickly; it is growing faster than 97% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Murfreesboro has a population density of 1,965 people per square mile. Murfreesboro has the 4th highest population density in Tennessee.
|158||Fort Collins, Colorado||168,538||40.3%|
|163||Paterson, New Jersey||157,794||5.6%|
|165||Macon-Bibb County, Georgia||156,762|
|170||Kansas City, Kansas||154,545||5.2%|
The total voting age population of Murfreesboro, Tennessee, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 99,979. The voting age population is 47.9% male and 52.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 9.3% of the residents of Murfreesboro are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Murfreesboro are 71.9% White, 19.2% Black, 3.9% Two or more races, 3.7% Asian, 1.1% Other and 0.2% American Indian. Additionally, 7.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Murfreesboro, 14.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 17.0%. On a per-household basis, 8.7% of families are below the poverty line in Murfreesboro.
Among those aged 16 and older, 71.8% of Murfreesboro residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 92.9% of Murfreesboro residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 39.5% have a bachelor's degree and 13.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Murfreesboro residents aged 5 and older, 10.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 5.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Murfreesboro is 5.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Murfreesboro, 13.4% 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 $62,003.
In Murfreesboro, 52.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 47.7% of housing units in Murfreesboro.
Of all the housing units in Murfreesboro, 2.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Murfreesboro, 43.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 23,600 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Murfreesboro is $1,052.
In Murfreesboro, 86.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.