Murraysville, North Carolina Population 2020

15,831

Murraysville is a city located in North Carolina. Murraysville has a 2020 population of 15,831. Murraysville is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 11.37% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 14,215 in 2010. Murraysville reached it's highest population of 15,831 in 2018.

The average household income in Murraysville is $70,523 with a poverty rate of 9.30%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,228 per month, and the median house value is $185,400. The median age in Murraysville is 35.8 years, 33.4 years for males, and 39.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.1 males.

Murraysville Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Murraysville was:

  • White: 77.47%
  • Black or African American: 14.02%
  • Other race: 4.35%
  • Asian: 2.30%
  • Two or more races: 1.86%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Murraysville, North Carolina is 15,831, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 15,831.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 14,215.

Murraysville, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White12,26577.47%
Black or African American2,21914.02%
Some Other Race6884.35%
Asian3642.30%
Two or More Races2951.86%

Murraysville Population Pyramid 2020

Murraysville Median Age

35.8


Total

33.4


Male

39.1


Female

Murraysville Adults

There are 12,339 adults, (1,845 of whom are seniors) in Murraysville.

Murraysville Age Dependency

50.9

Age Dependency Ratio

17.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Murraysville Sex Ratio

Female

8,073

50.99%

Male

7,758

49.01%

Murraysville Households and Families

Murraysville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Murraysville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.3%14.7%
All72.9%27.1%
Female70%30%
Male63.1%36.9%
Non Family58.3%41.7%

72.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,3922.4872.9
Married3,0293.0885.3
Non Family2,2481.3358.3
Female9363.170
Male1793.4963.1

2.99

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Murraysville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2782.59%
9th to 12th Grade4634.31%
High School Graduate2,88426.87%
Some College2,47123.02%
Associates Degree1,22411.40%
Bachelors Degree2,22420.72%
Graduate Degree1,19011.09%

Murraysville Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,1547,7572,868
Black1,5511,479330
Hispanic60839458
Other Race424210
Asian250192131
Multiple Races17117127

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 52.40%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,705$39,491$34,920
Less Than High School$23,470$23,405$
High School Grad$32,286$37,988$30,609
Some College$34,326$33,792$34,433
Bachelors Degree$43,383$54,069$36,034
Graduate Degree$63,950$60,598$65,673

$36,705

Average Earnings

$39,491

Average Male

$34,920

Average Female

Murraysville Language

Murraysville Language by Age

Murraysville Language

92.18% of Murraysville residents speak only English, while 7.82% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.39% of the population.

Murraysville Poverty

Murraysville Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,9221,1219.40%
Black2,21923410.55%
Asian3646016.48%
Multiple2955819.66%

9.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.54%

Male Poverty Rate

8.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Murraysville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Murraysville is Multiple, with 19.66% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Murraysville is White, with 9.40% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.60%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.11%.

Name Poverty
Some College6.39%
High School5.93%
Bachelors or Greater5.86%
Less Than High School4.05%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed29.73%
Male Unemployed20.66%
Female Employed6.44%
Male Employed6.42%

Murraysville Income

Murraysville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$61,045$70,523
Families$70,160$79,200
Married Families$77,348-
Non Families$37,334$50,617

Murraysville Marital Status

Murraysville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.6%

Male Marriage Rate

49.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Murraysville Married by Age and Sex

Murraysville Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Murraysville Marital Status by Race

Murraysville Veterans

1,074

Number of Veterans

938

Male Veterans

136

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War349
Vietnam314
Second Gulf War253
Korea94
World War II23
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54458
65 to 74271
75+150
55 to 64119
18 to 3476
Name Veterans % of Total
White7107.49%
Black18710.73%
Hispanic15017.65%
Other15022.52%
Asian2710.80%

$Murraysville Veterans by Education

10.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Murraysville Employment Status

76.4%

Labor Force Participation

72.8%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Murraysville Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

49.68%

Born in North Carolina

94.01%

Native Born

5.99%

Foreign Born

1.55%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.01% of Murraysville residents were born in the United States, with 49.68% having been born in North Carolina. 1.55% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202015,8310.00%
201915,8310.00%
201815,8317204.76%
201715,1112681.81%
201614,843-1-0.01%
201514,8445393.77%
201414,3051340.95%
201314,1713212.32%
201213,8504623.45%
201113,388-827-5.82%
201014,2150.00%