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People

Total Population 92
Male Share of the Population 56.5%
Female Share of the Population 43.5%
Senior Citizens 16.3%
Employed Population 16+ 41
Age of the Population 39

Families

% of people married 65.7%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 13.6%
Median Earnings25+ $40,000
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $37,917
Median Earnings With High School Degree $33,125

Wealth

Median Family Income $55,000
% Above Poverty Level 71.7%
% Below Poverty Level 28.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 27 minutes
% Working from Home 2.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 9.8%
% Using Public Transportation 4.9%

Housing

People Living Alone 44.2%
Median Gross Rent $781
Median House Value $85,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 16.3%
US/American 0%
English 13%
Irish 28.3%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Murtaugh Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 91 miles W of Pocatello, Idaho (center to center)
Nearest Large City 440 miles N of Las Vegas, Nevada
County Twin Falls
Standard Zip Codes 83344
Phone Area Codes 208
Time Zone Mountain (-7 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.492
Longitude -114.161

Murtaugh Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station HAZELTON
Distance 7.6 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 35 F
Apr Temp 33 to 61 F
Jul Temp 54 to 88 F
Oct Temp 33 to 65 F
Annual Precip 10.5 inches
Station TWIN FALLS KMVT
Distance 16.8 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 37 F
Apr Temp 35 to 61 F
Jul Temp 57 to 88 F
Oct Temp 36 to 65 F
Annual Precip 9.4 inches
Station BURLEY MUNICIPAL AP
Distance 20.5 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 37 F
Apr Temp 36 to 62 F
Jul Temp 55 to 89 F
Oct Temp 36 to 65 F
Annual Precip 10.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Burley 10,245 $42,445
Eden 398 $50,156
Hansen 1,448 $39,792
Hazelton 742 $40,833
Kimberly 3,444 $52,219
Twin Falls 45,984 $51,541

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Murtaugh High Schools

(Sorted by Number of Students)

MURTAUGH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3426 NORTH 4500 EAST
208-432-5233
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 103 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.4

MURTAUGH HIGH SCHOOL
500 WEST BOYD STREET
208-432-5451
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 66 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9.6

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