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Information about Murphysboro

The town of Murphysboro is located in the state of Illinois. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Murphysboro City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.
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Municipality reviews3.2 / 5 for Murphysboro by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Murphysboro’s Administration

Address of Murphysboro town hallMurphysboroCity hall Murphysboro

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Town hall phone numberNot available
Town hall fax numberNot available
Town hall emailNot available
Murphysboro IL official
Murphysboro mayor

Murphysboro town demography

Name of Murphysboro town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants13 295 population165 / 2 691
Murphysboro town population density2 539,4 pop/sq mi (980,5 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Murphysboro, IL

How to get a passport in Murphysboro IL ? There are 1 passport offices in Murphysboro, try one of these
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The top 3 most popular banks in Murphysboro

There are 6 bank branches in Murphysboro.
Regions Bank is the most popular bank in town with 1, followed by Murphy-Wall State Bank and Trust Company with 1 and then Woodforest National Bank with 1.

Find below all banks in Murphysboro :

Bank's name Number of banks Service Type
Regions Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Murphy-Wall State Bank and Trust Company1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Woodforest National Bank1Full Service Retail Office
The First Bank and Trust Company of Murphysboro1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
First Southern Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
The Bank of Carbondale1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
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Murphysboro town administrative number

Murphysboro town code1751453
Murphysboro town postcode62966

Information about Murphysboro

Cities twinned with MurphysboroCurrently, the town Murphysboro isn’t twinned
Natural parkMurphysboro isn't a part of any natural park

Transport modes in Murphysboro

Southern Illinois Airport 7.2 km
23.5 km
Williamson County Regional Airport 28.3 km

Murphysboro town territory

Murphysboro town area5,24 sq mi (13,56 km²)
Murphysboro town altitude390 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 37.7684
Longitude: -89.3324
Latitude: 37° 46' 6'' North
Longitude: 89° 19' 57'' West
Time zone
UTC -6:00 (America/Chicago)
Summer time : UTC -5:00
Winter time : UTC -6:00
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Murphysboro town’s neighbouring towns

Murphysboro neighbouring towns
VergennesDe SotoDe Soto
GorhamNeighbouring townsDe Soto
Murphysboro neighbouring towns
De Soto 10.7 kmCarbondale 10.9 kmGorham 14 km
Vergennes 14.9 kmElkville 17.8 kmHurst 18 km
Makanda 18.5 kmCambria 18.9 kmBush 19.6 km
Ava 19.7 kmDowell 20.7 kmGrand Tower 20.8 km
Alto Pass 21.7 kmCarterville 22 kmRoyalton 22.8 km
Colp 22.8 kmCrainville 24.1 kmCampbell Hill 26.3 km
Herrin 26.8 kmAltenburg 27 kmCobden 27.1 km

Distance between Murphysboro and country’s main cities

New York City : 1364 kmLos Angeles : 2644 kmChicago : 474 km
Houston : 1050 kmPhiladelphia : 1254 kmPhoenix : 2105 km
San Antonio : 1256 kmSan Diego : 2576 kmDallas : 873 km
San Jose : 2854 kmJacksonville : 1088 kmIndianapolis : 356 km closest
San Francisco : 2950 kmAustin : 1136 kmColumbus : 603 km

Schools in Murphysboro IL

Elementary schools in Murphysboro

Carruthers Elementary School

District of MURPHYSBORO CUSD 186
Low grade : 3, High grade : 5
Students : 452

Gen John A Logan Attendance Center

District of MURPHYSBORO CUSD 186
Low grade : K, High grade : 2
Students : 480

McElvain School

District of MURPHYSBORO CUSD 186
Low grade : PK, High grade : PK
Students : 125

Middle schools in Murphysboro

Murphysboro Middle School

District of MURPHYSBORO CUSD 186
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 440

High schools in Murphysboro

Murphysboro High School

District of MURPHYSBORO CUSD 186
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 625

Alternative schools in Murphysboro

Cope Alternative School

District of Alxndr/Jcksn/Pulsk/Prry/Union Roe
Low grade : 6, High grade : 12
Students : 10

Private schools in Murphysboro

St Andrew Catholic School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 160

schools in Murphysboro

Schools near Murphysboro

Hotel offers in Murphysboro

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Nearby hotel : Kite Hill Vineyards
Kite Hill Vineyards
Address : 83 Kite Hill Road, Etherton Distance : 9.3 km : 125 $US / 0 $US - 2
Located in Southern Illinois, this bed and breakfast is situated in the northwest corner of the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail. Each room includes views of the nearby lake or vineyards. Free Wi-Fi is offered in every room at Kite Hill Vineyards.
Nearby hotel : Americas Best Value Inn and Suites Carbondale
Americas Best Value Inn and Suites Carbondale
Address : 700 East Main Street, Carbondale Distance : 12 km : 49 $US / 60 $US - 40
The Americas Best Value Inn and Suites Carbondale is 5 minutes’ drive from the campus of Southern Illinois University. This hotel offers a daily continental breakfast and free Wi-Fi.
Nearby hotel : Super 8 Carbondale
Super 8 Carbondale
Address : 1180 East Main Street, Carbondale Distance : 12.8 km : 54 $US / 64 $US - 63
Located on Route 13 in Carbondale, this hotel is across the street from the University Mall and 4.8 miles from Evergreen Park. It serves a continental breakfast every morning, including waffles.
Nearby hotel : Quality Inn Carbondale
Quality Inn Carbondale
Address : 1415 East Main Street, Carbondale Distance : 13.5 km : 49 $US / 0 $US - 64
This Carbondale, Illinois hotel is less than a 10-minute drive from Southern Illinois University. This Quality Inn features a heated indoor pool, a gym and rooms with free Wi-Fi.
Nearby hotel : Best Western - Saluki Inn
Best Western - Saluki Inn
Address : 801 North Giant City Road, Carbondale Distance : 13.5 km : 80 $US / 150 $US - 65
This Carbondale hotel is 3 miles from Southern Illinois University. It serves a continental breakfast every morning and features an indoor pool. Free Wi-Fi access and cable TV are included in every room at Best Western - Saluki Inn.

Leisure and activities in the Murphysboro town’s surrounding area

Golf course
Jackson Country ClubHickory Ridge Public Golf Center
to Carbondale 6.8 km
Midland Hills Golf Course
to Makanda 15.6 km
Stone Creek Golf Club & Resort
to Makanda 18.4 km
Crab Orchard Golf Club
to Carterville 21.7 km