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Murphysboro is a city in and the county seat of Jackson County, Illinois, United States. The population was 7,970 at the 2010 census. The city is part of the Metro Lakeland area. The Mayor of Murphysboro is Will Stephens. The government consists of the Mayor and 10 city aldermen. In 2017, the total solar eclipse of August 21, 2017 will have its very longest duration (2 minutes, 41.7 seconds) near Murphysboro,at a point about 8 kilometers to the southwest (89.4030 degrees west longitude, 37.69335 degrees north latitude).

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Facts and Stats for Murphysboro*

  • Murphysboro: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Murphysboro for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Murphysboro.

    • Burglary and Theft 62.5 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 62.5 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 62.5 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 62.5 (High)
    • Car Stealing 62.5 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 62.5 (High)
    • Attacks 62.5 (High)
    • Drug offense 87.5 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 50 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 62.5 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 62.5 (High)
  • Living in Murphysboro - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 32.03 (Low)
    • Climate Index 77.75 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 20 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.04 (Very 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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Murphysboro

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Murphysboro

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 31.67 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 75.72 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 42.5 USD

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

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