Murray Tourism, Utah

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Murray (/ˈmʌri/ or local /ˈmɜːri/) is a city situated on the Wasatch Front in the core of Salt Lake Valley in the U.S. state of Utah. Named for territorial governor Eli Murray, it is the state's fourteenth largest city. According to the 2010 census, Murray has approximately 46,746 residents.Murray shares borders with Taylorsville, Holladay, South Salt Lake and West Jordan, Utah. Once teeming with heavy industry, Murray’s industrial sector now has little trace and has been replaced by major mercantile sectors. Known for its central location in Salt Lake County, Murray has been called the Hub of Salt Lake County. Unlike most of its neighboring communities, Murray operates its own police, fire, power, water, library, and parks and recreation departments and has its own school district. While maintaining many of its own services, Murray has one of the lowest city tax rates in the state. Thousands of people each year visit Murray City Park for organized sports and its wooded areas. Murray is home to the Intermountain Medical Center, a huge medical campus that is also Murray’s largest employer. Murray has been designated a Tree City USA since 1977.

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Murray in United States offers a unique experience to travellers. The nearest major city to Murray is Salt Lake City. Take a short trip from Murray and set some time aside to explore the Salt Lake City. Dotted with places like Temple Square, Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Family History Library; it will definitely be a good idea. To get to this city, remember that the nearest major airport is Salt Lake City International Airport. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Murray*

  • Pollution Statistics in Murray

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

    • Air Pollution 70 (High)
    • Water Pollution 44.29 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 44.29 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 23.57 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25.74 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 53.47 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 27.94 (Low)
  • Murray: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 28.06 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 16.84 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 23.33 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 19.79 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 36.98 (Low)
    • Attacks 17.19 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 40.1 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 92.35 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 68.88 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 26.02 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 15.31 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 35.71 (Low)
  • Living in Murray - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Murray is 176.92 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 74.44 (High)
    • Climate Index 66.52 (High)
    • Pollution Index 59.01 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 37.19 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 64.28 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 70.56 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.8 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 143.66 (Very High)
    • 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 Murray

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.67 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34.73 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 72.83 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 52.29 USD

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

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