Murphys Tourism, California

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Murphys (formerly Murphy, Murphy's, Murphy's Camp, Murphy's Diggins, Murphys New Diggings, and Queen of the Sierra) is a census-designated place (CDP) in Calaveras County, California, United States. It's been called "The next Napa (Valley)." The population was 2,213 at the 2010 census, up from 2,061 at the 2000 census.


Home to pretty treasures, Murphys is United States's best kept secret. When planning a trip to Murphys, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of South Lake Tahoe. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit South Lake Tahoe for its bountiful attractions like Cathedral Basilica Of St. Joseph, Winchester Mystery House, The Peralta Adobe on your trip to Murphys. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Lake Tahoe Airport. Tour packages of Murphys are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for Murphys*

  • Pollution Statistics in Murphys

    Know the pollution level of Murphys before you plan your visit.

    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Murphys - Quality of Life

    • Pollution Index 27.59 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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