Murray, KY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 6,690 housing units in Murray. This represents a 20.6% growth from 5,546 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 6,580 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 110 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Murray is about 48.4%. Murray's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.8%. Average household size is 2.03 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Murray were built after 1970.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.90%
One Bedroom20.10%
Two Bedrooms30.40%
Three Bedrooms33.40%
Four Bedrooms10.30%
Five Bedrooms or more2.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.28
Median year structure was built1966
Median Value of occupied units$84,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$65,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.79
Median year structure was built1975
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$292

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5.40%
Home Equity Loan9.30%
Simple Mortgage38%
Debt Free47.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.1%