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Murfreesboro Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Murfreesboro Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
152,769

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.3%
5 - 17:
17.0%
18 - 24:
16.8%
25 - 34:
16.6%
35 - 54:
25.0%
55 - 64:
9.1%
Over 65 Years:
9.2%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
High School Graduates
College Graduated
10.0%
10.0%
93.3%
93.3%
39.3%
39.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Murfreesboro
USA
$31,259
$31,259
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

Murfreesboro
USA
$60,683
$60,683
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
13.0%

Employment Industries in Murfreesboro

 
Healthcare
Retail
Accommodation
Manufacturing
Education
Transportation
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Administration
Finance
Construction
Other
Public Service
Wholesale
Information Technology
Real estate
13.4%
13.4%
12.3%
12.3%
11.4%
11.4%
10.9%
10.9%
9.3%
9.3%
5.6%
5.6%
5.0%
5.0%
4.8%
4.8%
4.7%
4.7%
4.6%
4.6%
4.3%
4.3%
3.2%
3.2%
2.8%
2.8%
2.7%
2.7%
2.5%
2.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
Other Race / Two or More Races
Asian
American Indian and Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
65.8%
65.8%
18.8%
18.8%
7.7%
7.7%
4.3%
4.3%
3.3%
3.3%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
Irish
English
Italian
European
Scottish
French
Scots-Irish
Polish
African
Welsh
Norwegian
Dutch
British
Swedish
Russian
French Canadian
Hungarian
Other Arab
Swiss
9.7%
9.7%
8.6%
8.6%
8.6%
8.6%
3.1%
3.1%
2.6%
2.6%
2.3%
2.3%
1.9%
1.9%
1.8%
1.8%
1.7%
1.7%
1.3%
1.3%
0.7%
0.7%
0.7%
0.7%
0.7%
0.7%
0.6%
0.6%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
Spanish
Arabic
Laotian
Chinese
Langs. of India
French
German/Yiddish
African languages
Japanese
Russian
Korean
Tagalog
Thai
Other Indo-European
Persian
French Creole
Hungarian
Native American languages
Navajo
89.7%
89.7%
6.1%
6.1%
0.6%
0.6%
0.5%
0.5%
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Murfreesboro Residents:
6.5%