Murphy is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Murphy Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Owyhee County at latitude 43.2182 and longitude -116.5523. Owyhee County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 2,802 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Murphy Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 4 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Murphy, ID area
Also See: Murphy, ID ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||92|
|Population in Familes||78|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||2|
|Average Household Size||2.63|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||45 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||26 (57.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||9 (20.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||10 (22.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$125,000|
|Average Home Value||$161,607|
|Median Household Income||$45,225|
|Average Household Income||$59,559|
|Per Capita Income||$23,520|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.94%|
|Per Capita Income||4.27%|
The table below compares Murphy to the other 227 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Idaho by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 206||10th|
|Population Density1||# 221||3rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 68||70th|
|Median Household Income||# 92||60th|
|Per Capita Income||# 66||71st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Idaho Census Data Comparison Tool.