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Welcome to Murfreesboro ...
The city of Murfreesboro is located in Pike County<1> and is the County Seat for Pike County.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Murfreesboro has a population of 1,585 people<2> (see below for details).
Murfreesboro is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Murfreesboro lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Murfreesboro: (870)
The ZIP code for Murfreesboro: 71958<4>
We don't have a date for the establishment of Murfreesboro.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Murfreesboro had an population of 1,585 people. This is a decrease of 3.41% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.15% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Murfreesboro had a population of 1,641 people (or 14.53% of the total population of Pike County). This makes Murfreesboro the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Murfreesboro represents 0.06% of the population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 152nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,641 people, the population of Murfreesboro decreased 6.97% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,764 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Murfreesboro.
Communities Also Named Murfreesboro ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 2 communities that are also named Murfreesboro - they are located in North Carolina and Tennessee.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Murfreesboro.
Communities near Murfreesboro ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Murfreesboro.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Murfreesboro. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Murfreesboro.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Murfreesboro. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Murfreesboro.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Murfreesboro. Our list includes 8 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Murfreesboro.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Murfreesboro ...
Looking for more information about Murfreesboro? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Murfreesboro, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Murfreesboro.
Adding Murfreesboro to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Murfreesboro in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Murfreesboro was in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Murfreesboro on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Arkansas (1956).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Murfreesboro.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified/updated: 03 Jun 2023