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Murphysboro City, Illinois Housing Analysis

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(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Murphysboro City, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,188

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 183

Female householder, no husband present : 572

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,308

Householder not living alone : 305


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Murphysboro City, Illinois)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 84

Female householder and female partner : 24

Female householder and male partner : 144

All other households : 3,304


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Murphysboro City, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,004

Renter-occupied housing units : 184

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 85

Renter-occupied housing units : 98

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 242

Renter-occupied housing units : 330

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 722

Renter-occupied housing units : 891


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Murphysboro City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 608

$10,000 to $14,999 : 346

$15,000 to $19,999 : 357

$20,000 to $24,999 : 213

$25,000 to $29,999 : 255

$30,000 to $34,999 : 262

$35,000 to $39,999 : 150

$40,000 to $44,999 : 257

$45,000 to $49,999 : 154

$50,000 to $59,999 : 224

$60,000 to $74,999 : 247

$75,000 to $99,999 : 238

$100,000 to $124,999 : 136

$125,000 to $149,999 : 37

$150,000 to $199,999 : 62

$200,000 or more : 10


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Murphysboro City, Illinois)

Total : 4,393


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Murphysboro City, Illinois)

Occupied : 3,556

Vacant : 837


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Murphysboro City, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Murphysboro City, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 130

Built 1990 to 1999 : 369

Built 1980 to 1989 : 294

Built 1970 to 1979 : 801

Built 1960 to 1969 : 693

Built 1950 to 1959 : 471

Built 1940 to 1949 : 291

Built 1939 or earlier : 1,344


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Murphysboro City, Illinois)

Utility gas : 2,225

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 60

Electricity : 1,245

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 12

No fuel used : 14


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Murphysboro City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 61

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 48

$20,000 to $24,999 : 25

$25,000 to $29,999 : 55

$30,000 to $34,999 : 62

$35,000 to $39,999 : 125

$40,000 to $49,999 : 205

$50,000 to $59,999 : 177

$60,000 to $69,999 : 205

$70,000 to $79,999 : 181

$80,000 to $89,999 : 276

$90,000 to $99,999 : 133

$100,000 to $124,999 : 149

$125,000 to $149,999 : 148

$150,000 to $174,999 : 105

$175,000 to $199,999 : 15

$200,000 to $249,999 : 16

$250,000 to $299,999 : 16

$300,000 to $399,999 : 16

$400,000 to $499,999 : 10

$500,000 to $749,999 : 25

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Murphysboro City, Illinois)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 37

Home equity loan only : 205

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 838

Housing units without a mortgage : 973


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Murphysboro City, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $76,900

Built 1990 to 1999 : $86,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : $64,900

Built 1970 to 1979 : $82,900

Built 1960 to 1969 : $58,900

Built 1950 to 1959 : $69,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $68,100

Built 1939 or earlier : $77,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Murphysboro City, Illinois: 56.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Murphysboro City, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 20.24%
  • Juvenile facilities : 25.71%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 30.48%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 23.57%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Murphysboro City, Illinois

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 2 2 $200,000
  Two Family 1 2 $100,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 24 $1,990,700
  Total

4 28 $2,290,700
2000        
  Single Family 8 8 $456,400
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 8 $456,400
2001        
  Single Family 10 10 $922,560
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

10 10 $922,560
2002        
  Single Family 3 3 $459,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $459,000
2003        
  Single Family 6 6 $429,900
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $429,900
2004        
  Single Family 5 5 $542,835
  Two Family 1 2 $188,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 7 $730,835
2005        
  Single Family 7 7 $812,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $812,000
2006        
  Single Family 6 6 $583,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $583,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Murphysboro City, IL): $25,551
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Murphysboro City): $46,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Murphysboro City): $432
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Murphysboro City, Illinois

Utility Gas: 67.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.9%
Electricity: 28.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.9%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.8%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.9%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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