In 2018, Murray, KY had a population of 19k people with a median age of 26.4 and a median household income of $29,384. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Murray, KY grew from 18,900 to 19,037, a 0.725% increase and its median household income grew from $27,282 to $29,384, a 7.7% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Murray, KY are White (Non-Hispanic) (85.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.41%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.42%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.79%), and White (Hispanic) (1.76%). 0% of the households in Murray, KY speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 93.9% of the residents in Murray, KY are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Murray, KY are Murray State University (2,107 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2018, the median property value in Murray, KY was $153,000, and the homeownership rate was 39.5%. Most people in Murray, KY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 11.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Murray, KY was 2 cars per household.