TN

National Population : 333,590,059
Tennessee State Population : 7,172,444

About Murfreesboro, TN

Murfreesboro, TN is located in Rutherford County in the state of Tennessee.

The total City Population for Murfreesboro is about 179,951 with about 919 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 215,501.

The Average Home Value is $161,600.00, which is roughly 14% higher than the Average Home Value of $139,641.00 for the state of Tennessee, and roughly 14% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $51,431.80, which is roughly 8% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $47,415.00 for the state of Tennessee, and roughly 11% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Murfreesboro is about 5.5%.

Tennessee is ranked #44 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 23.34 out of 100.

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Voting

Rutherford County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 27.18% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 56.63%
Democratic: 41.24%
Other: 2.12%


Nearby Locations

Christiana, TN (4.80 mi.)
Readyville, TN (7.11 mi.)
Lascassas, TN (11.69 mi.)
Bell Buckle, TN (12.70 mi.)
Rockvale, TN (12.70 mi.)
Milton, TN (12.83 mi.)
Beechgrove, TN (13.73 mi.)
Bradyville, TN (13.89 mi.)
Woodbury, TN (14.76 mi.)
Smyrna, TN (16.80 mi.)
Unionville, TN (17.12 mi.)
Eagleville, TN (17.59 mi.)
Wartrace, TN (18.90 mi.)
Auburntown, TN (18.98 mi.)
Chapel Hill, TN (19.39 mi.)
Arrington, TN (19.80 mi.)
Nashville, TN (36.89 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 37127, 37128, 37129, 37130, 37132
Latitude : 35.799342
Longitude : -86.491194
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 640 ft.
Area Code(s) : 615, 629

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.69
Male Population Estimate : 36.46%
Female Population Estimate : 37.19%
Median Age : 30.0
Male Median Age : 29.4
Female Median Age : 30.7

White Population Estimate : 60.05%
Black Population Estimate : 10.00%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 3.72%
Asian Population Estimate : 2.67%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.10%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.64%
Other Population Estimate : 2.02%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Murfreesboro specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Rutherford County: About 5 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Rutherford County: About 492 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Rutherford County is about 13% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 41% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.