U.S. Beacon January 6, 2014

Murphysboro, IL

Jackson County, Illinois

Latitude: 37.767245     Longitude: -89.337346
Population 8,288 (2005)
Elevation of Murphysboro, Illinois: 421 feet
MURPHYSBORO is located in JACKSON county, Illinois at latitude 37.767245 and longitude -89.337346 with an elevation of 421 feet. The population of MURPHYSBORO is 8,288 as of the year 2005 with a population growth of -37.66% from the year 2000 through 2005. The most common zip code of MURPHYSBORO is 62966.

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Population 2005: 8,288
Population 2004: 8,368
Population 2003: 8,431
Population 2002: 8,501
Population 2001: 8,545
Population 2000: 13,295 (2000 Census)
Population 1990: 9,176 (1990 Census)

Population Growth 2000 to 2005: -37.66%
Population Growth 1990 to 2000: 44.89%

Population (2000 Census): 13,295
Male: 6,799 (51.14%)
Female: 6,496 (48.86%)

Median age: 22.60 years

Races, 2000 Census:
White: 78.56%
Black or African American: 15.80%
Hispanic or Latino: 2.72%
Two or more races: 1.77%
Other race: 1.10%
Asian: 1.03%
American Indian: 0.39%
Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander: 0.09%

Housing Units: 4,183 (2000 Census)
Land Area: 4.8322 square miles
Water Area: 0.0080 square miles

Most populous zip code: 62966


Cities & Towns nearby Murphysboro

De Soto, IL 6.8mi ENE
Carbondale, IL 7mi ESE
Gorham, IL 8.8mi WSW
Vergennes, IL 9.4mi N
Pomona, IL 10.3mi S
Elkville, IL 11.4mi NNE
Hurst, IL 11.5mi ENE
Makanda, IL 11.9mi SSE
Cambria, IL 12mi E
Ava, IL 12.1mi NW


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