What Is The Total Population In The City Of Murphy, Texas?

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The estimated total population in the “City of Murphy, Texas as of July1, 2016 was 20,482” (Bureau, U.C., 2017), compared to the “total population of Texas, which was 27,862,596 in the year 2016” (Bureau, U.C., 2017.) and the “United States population as of today, October 3, 2017 of 326,102, 454” (Bureau, U.C., 2017). There was data for
The State of Texas on the United Census Bureau’s website, for July 1, 2016, but there was not a comparison for Murphy, Texas so the last comparison was April 1, 2010. As of April 1, 2010, there were “9.6% of children under the age of five years old in the City of Murphy, Texas and 7.7% in the State of Texas” (Bureau, U.C., 2017.). “The United States report stated “6.5% under the age of 5 years old”
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The State of Texas, there are “79.4 % White, 12.8% Black or African American, 1.0% American Indian and Alaska Native, 4.8% Asian, 0.1% Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander, 1.9% Two or More Race, and 38.1% Hispanic or Latino: (Bureau, U.C. (2017)). In the United States the data is “79.9% White, 13.3 % Black, 1.3% American Indian and Alaska Native, 5.7% Asian, 0.2% Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander, 2.6% Two or More Races, and 17.8% Hispanic or Latino” (Bureau, U.C. 2017).

3. Economy: poverty rate, unemployment rates, median income. Remember compare objective data for your community with local (city), state, and national data. Remember to cite sources as appropriate.
The median household income on the “City of Murphy is $115,387, compared with $53,207 in the State of Texas and $53,889 in the United States.” (Bureau, U.C., 2017). The poverty rate in the City of Murphy is “3.3%, compared to 15.6% in Texas and 12.7% in the United States”(Bureau, U.C., 2017). The unemployment rate was in the City of
Murphy, compared to in the State of Texas and in the United States. The unemployment rate for the “City of Murphy and the State of Texas, as of September 2015 was 3.5% and 4.4%” (Bureau, U.C., 2017). Bureau of Labor Statistics; which is part of the U.S. Department of Labor

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