Murray is a city located in Calloway County Kentucky. It is also the county seat of Calloway County. With a 2020 population of 19,413, it is the 20th largest city in Kentucky and the 1908th largest city in the United States . Murray is currently growing at a rate of 0.22% annually and its population has increased by 9.42% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 17,741 in 2010. Murray reached it's highest population of 19,413 in 2021. Spanning over 12 miles, Murray has a population density of 1,672 people per square mile.
The average household income in Murray is $45,912 with a poverty rate of 31.71%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $704 per month, and the median house value is $157,500. The median age in Murray is 26.5 years, 26 years for males, and 26.8 years for females.