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Information about Murphy

The town of Murphy is located in the state of North Carolina. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Murphy 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 reviews2.8 / 5 for Murphy by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Murphy’s Administration

Address of Murphy town hallMurphyCity hall Murphy
5 Wofford St, PO Box 130

Murphy, NC 28906-0130
United States

http://townofmurphync.com
Town hall phone number+1 828-837-2510
Town hall fax number+1 828-837-9612
Town hall emailNot available
Murphy NC official websitetownofmurphync.com
Murphy mayorWilliam N Hughes

Murphy town demography

Name of Murphy town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants1 568 population246 / 7 467
Murphy town population density587,7 pop/sq mi (226,9 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Murphy, NC

How to get a passport in Murphy NC ? There are 1 passport offices in Murphy, try one of these
Name Street Phone
MURPHY POST OFFICE388 VALLEY RIVER AVE8288376214

The top 3 most popular banks in Murphy

There are 4 bank branches in Murphy.
Branch Banking and Trust Company is the most popular bank in town with 1, followed by PNC Bank, National Association with 1 and then United Community Bank with 1.

Find below all banks in Murphy :

Bank's name Number of banks Service Type
Branch Banking and Trust Company1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
PNC Bank, National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
United Community Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Entegra Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
More info about banks in Murphy

Murphy town administrative number

Murphy town code3745660
Murphy town postcode28906

Information about Murphy

Cities twinned with MurphyCurrently, the town Murphy isn’t twinned
Town’s namesake
Natural parkMurphy isn't a part of any natural park

Transport modes in Murphy

Airport
McMinn County Airport 59.2 km
74.6 km
McGhee Tyson Airport 80.1 km

Murphy town territory

Murphy town area2,67 sq mi (6,91 km²)
Murphy town altitude1 532 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 35.093
Longitude: -84.028
Latitude: 35° 5' 35'' North
Longitude: 84° 1' 41'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/New_York)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
Local time

Distance between Murphy and country’s main cities

New York City : 1081 kmLos Angeles : 3139 kmChicago : 815 km
Houston : 1219 kmPhiladelphia : 956 kmPhoenix : 2576 km
San Antonio : 1499 kmSan Diego : 3054 kmDallas : 1203 km
San Jose : 3381 kmJacksonville : 574 kmIndianapolis : 554 km
San Francisco : 3481 kmAustin : 1390 kmColumbus : 552 km closest

Schools in Murphy NC

Elementary schools in Murphy

Hiwassee Dam Elementary/Middle

District of Cherokee County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 172

Martins Creek Elementary/Mid

District of Cherokee County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 223

Murphy Elementary

District of Cherokee County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 469

Peachtree Elementary

District of Cherokee County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 165

Ranger Elementary/Middle

District of Cherokee County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 289

The Learning Center

District of The Learning Center
Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 202

Middle schools in Murphy

Murphy Middle

District of Cherokee County Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 310

High schools in Murphy

Hiwassee Dam High

District of Cherokee County Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 188

Murphy High

District of Cherokee County Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 503

Tri-County Early College High

District of Cherokee County Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 13
Students : 152

Private schools in Murphy

Murphy Adventist Christian School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 11
Students : 16

Schools near Murphy

Hotel offers in Murphy

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Nearby hotel : Hampton Inn Murphy
Hampton Inn Murphy
Address : 1550 Andrews Road 58
Nestled among the southern Appalachian Mountains in Murphy, North Carolina, this hotel offers a daily continental breakfast, an outdoor pool and a gym. The comfortable rooms feature free Wi-Fi.
Nearby hotel : Brasstown Valley Resort & Spa
Brasstown Valley Resort & Spa
Address : 6321 US Highway 76, Young Harris Distance : 22.9 km : 119 $US / 0 $US - 134
The Brasstown Valley Resort and Spa is located in the North Georgia Mountains and features an 18-hole golf course. Guests can also visit the 7,500-square-foot Equani Spa and each room provides a 42-inch flat-screen TV.
Nearby hotel : The Ridges Resort & Marina
The Ridges Resort & Marina
Address : 3499 US Highway 76, Young Harris Distance : 23.6 km : 119 $US / 0 $US - 66
Adjacent to Lake Chatuge, this Georgia resort and full-service marina boasts 2 on-site restaurants and a salt water outdoor pool. Both Chatuge Shores Golf Course and the Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds are 3 miles away.
Nearby hotel : Best Western - Blairsville
Best Western - Blairsville
Address : 201 Highway 515 West, Blairsville Distance : 24.7 km : 66 $US / 100 $US - 60
The Blairsville Best Western is located along the Brasstown Bald Mountains. Guests of this hotel will enjoy a daily breakfast provided in the mornings and a seasonal outdoor pool on site.
Nearby hotel : Holiday Inn Express Blairsville
Holiday Inn Express Blairsville
Address : 90 Fisher Street, Blairsville Distance : 25 km : 72 $US / 137 $US - 65
Located off Route 76 and less than 5 minutes’ drive from central Blairsville, this hotel features an indoor pool. Free Wi-Fi and a daily breakfast buffet are provided.

Leisure and activities in the Murphy town’s surrounding area

Golf course
Cherokee Hills Golf & Country ClubOld Union Golf Course
to Blairsville 17.2 km
Chatuge Shores Golf Course
to Hayesville 22.1 km
Brasstown Valley Resort
to Young Harris 22.6 km
The Ridges Country Club
to Hayesville 26.7 km