The City of Murchison had a population of 648 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Murchison is located at latitude 32.2752 and longitude -95.7561 in Henderson County. The formal boundaries for the City of Murchison (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.58 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Henderson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 456 feet.
The City of Murchison has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Murchison population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
|Population in Households||647|
|Population in Familes||553|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1|
|Average Household Size||2.67|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||281 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||190 (67.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||52 (18.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||39 (13.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$157,738|
|Average Home Value||$201,047|
|Median Household Income||$50,641|
|Average Household Income||$59,139|
|Per Capita Income||$22,502|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.66%|
|Per Capita Income||2.43%|
The table below compares Murchison to the other 1,752 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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||# 1160||34th|
|Population Density1||# 1269||28th|
|Diversity Index2||# 1080||39th|
|Median Household Income||# 691||61st|
|Per Capita Income||# 820||53rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Texas Census Data Comparison Tool.