Murphy Cherokee County, North Carolina
Murphy: Town in Cherokee County, North Carolina
Murphy is a town located in the county of Cherokee in the U.S. state of North Carolina. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,627 and a population density of 239 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,666 inhabitants.
The town was created 186 years ago in 1834.
Murphy is located at 35°5'15"N 84°2'5"W (35.0875800, -84.0346300).
Murphy forecast: Sunny, with a high near 66. North wind 0 to 5 mph. more
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Official website of Murphy
Murphy Quick Facts
|Population :||1,666 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||North Carolina (United States)|
|County :||Cherokee County|
|Postal code :||28906|
|Phone Area Codes :||828|
|Area :||6.81 km2|
|Altitude :||1,604 feet / 489 meters|
|Capital city :||Murphy is capital of Cherokee County|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1835 (186 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||Eastern Time Zone|
|Local time :||18:35:02 (18th October 2021)|
|Density :||245 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||2.34% (2010-2020)|
|Weather :||66℉ Sunny 7-days weather|
The population of Murphy increased by 2.34% in 10 years.
People born in Murphy (5)
Schools in Murphy
College & universities near Murphy, NC
|199795||Tri-County Community College||Murphy (NC)||28906|
|141361||Young Harris College||Young Harris (GA)||30582|
Amtrak & bus stations near Murphy, NC
|TCA||Toccoa||47 North Alexander St.||RAIL|
|GNS||Gainesville||116 Industrial Boulevard||RAIL|
|CSN||Clemson||Calhoun Memorial Hwy and College Ave.||RAIL|
Post offices near Murphy
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Murphy Post Office||Murphy (NC)||28906|
Other places with the same name (2)
- Murphy , Texas city in Collin County, Texas, United States with a population of 20,844 people.
Other cities in Cherokee County
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Cherokee County , NC.
|Boiling Springs||4,617||City in North Carolina, USA|
|Liberty||2,671||City in Randolph County, North Carolina, United States of America|
|Andrews||1,855||Town in North Carolina, USA|
Distance to Other Cities
Murphy distances to largest North Carolina cities