Murphysboro - Demographics

Census 2010 Demographic Profile Highlights

General Characteristics - Number Percent
Total population 7,970  
Male 3,788 47.5
Female 4,182 52.5
Median age (years) 37.8 (X)
18 years and over 6,186 77.6
65 years and over 1,426 17.9
One race 7,742 97.1
White 6,360 79.8
Black or African American 1,216 15.3
American Indian and Alaska Native 32 0.4
Asian 43 0.5
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0
Some other race 90 1.1
Two or more races 228 2.9
Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 236 3.0

Source: U.S. Census Bureau  

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