Murray is a city located in Clarke County Iowa. Murray has a 2020 population of 639. Murray is currently declining at a rate of -3.18% annually and its population has decreased by -15.59% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 757 in 2010.
The average household income in Murray is $59,561 with a poverty rate of 9.14%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $843 per month, and the median house value is $55,700. The median age in Murray is 36.8 years, 33.3 years for males, and 43.9 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Murraywas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 7.47%.
94.96% of Murray residents speak only English, while 5.04% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.47% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Murray is White, with 7.12% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Murray is Hispanic, with 19.64% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.73%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.66%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Murray
97.27% of Murray residents were born in the United States, with 82.67% having been born in Iowa. 2.73% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.