Murphy, NC Real Estate
Murphy, North Carolina is located in Cherokee County. Nearby cities and towns include Marble, Hayesville, Andrews, Young Harris, Blairsville, Hiawassee, Mineral Bluff, Morganton, Robbinsville, Copperhill, Ducktown, Lake Santeetlah, McCaysville, Epworth, Blue Ridge, and Tellico Plains. Murphy is a rural community with a population of 1,640. The median household income is $42,980. In Murphy, 50% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 25% of the households. Half the population of Murphy commutes 13 minutes or less to work, with 68% of residents holding white collar jobs and 32% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Murphy, NC is 29 years, with 47% of those homes owned, 30% rented, and 23% not occupied. In the previous year, 18 Murphy properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Murphy in the previous year was $110,780.