Murfreesboro, TN Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 28,952 housing units in Murfreesboro. This represents a 54.8% growth from 18,708 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 28,645 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 307 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Murfreesboro is about 52.3%. Murfreesboro's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.9%. Average household size is 2.42 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Murfreesboro were built after 1983.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.30%
One Bedroom16.50%
Two Bedrooms29.10%
Three Bedrooms38%
Four Bedrooms13%
Five Bedrooms or more2.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.65
Median year structure was built1987
Median Value of occupied units$121,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$114,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.16
Median year structure was built1980
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$593

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage8%
Home Equity Loan7%
Simple Mortgage60.60%
Debt Free24.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.9%