Murphys, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,065 housing units in Murphys. This represents a 35.7% growth from 785 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 1,065 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Murphys is about 73.1%. Murphys's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 15.2%. Average household size is 2.13 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Murphys were built after 1981.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.50%
One Bedroom10.50%
Two Bedrooms37.70%
Three Bedrooms38.70%
Four Bedrooms9.80%
Five Bedrooms or more1.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.09
Median year structure was built1982
Median Value of occupied units$193,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.25
Median year structure was built1977
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$824

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.80%
Home Equity Loan4.80%
Simple Mortgage52.10%
Debt Free39.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.1%