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Murfreesboro is a town in Hertford County.

The community was named for William Murfree, Revolutionary War leader.

The latitude of Murfreesboro is 36.442N. The longitude is -77.098W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 85 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 2,347.


INCOME SNAPSHOT
Median household income
Local
$29,716
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Murfreesboro demographic reports
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 16. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 8 per 1,000 people.
Well-known residents have included:
· Dr. Walter Reed
Local festivals include:
  • Watermelon Festival - Aug. 1-4, 2007
Dates often change. Check Murfreesboro web sites and events links in the sections below.
Historic sites and museums: Brady C. Jefcoat Museum of Americana
Colleges and universities: Chowan University

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Murfreesboro demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Hertford County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 27818 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

4% of Murfreesboro residents report German ancestry, and 7% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Murfreesboro ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Murfreesboro was $17,054, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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23% of Murfreesboro residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Historic districts in Murfreesboro include Murfreesboro Historic District ... View historic districts

Housing & real estate

Median rent in Murfreesboro, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $285.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $827.


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Libraries in Murfreesboro include Elizabeth Sewell Parker Library ... View libraries

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Hertford County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Murfreesboro political report.

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The average commute time for Murfreesboro workers is 19 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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