Murphys Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Murphys, CA

General Murphys Information

State: California

County: Calaveras County

Close cities: Angels City, CA, Avery, CA, Altaville, CA, Hathaway-Pines, CA, Sheep Ranch, CA, Mountain Ranch, CA, Vallecito, CA, Douglas-Flat, CA, Forest Meadows, CA, Arnold, CA, Angels Camp, CA, Fort-Jones, CA, Columbia, CA

Murphys Population (census data)
Total 2,372
Male 1,111 (46.8%)
Female 1,261 (53.2%)

Population Density: 230 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 100.1 (US Avg is 100)

Murphys Elevation: 2,171 feet above sea level

Land Area: 10.3 square miles

Median Household Income: $61,441

Zip Codes: 95247, and 95229.

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Murphys Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (91.3%)
  • Hispanic (5.6%)
  • Other race (2.4%)
  • American Indian (1.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (16.2%)
  • English (16.1%)
  • Irish (10.7%)
  • French (7.6%)
  • Italian (6.5%)
  • United States (4.4%)
Foriegn Born: 131 people (5.5%)
  • Latin America (46.7%)
  • North America (26.7%)
  • Europe (26.7%)

Local Murphys Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: San Francisco Giants, Oakland Athletics
NBA Basketball: Sacramento Kings
NHL Hockey: San Jose Sharks

Murphys School Information

Elementary Schools
Albert A. Michelson Elementary (196 Pennsylvania Gulch Road, Murphys, CA, 95247 - Vallecito Union District)

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