Murray County is located in northern Georgia. The County Seat is Chatsworth and the largest city is Chatsworth. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.murraycountyga.org/. The 2014 population estimate is 39,410 and the 2010 census population was 39,628. The land area is 344.47 square miles and there are 115 persons per square mile.
95.8% of the population is White, 1.3% is Black or African American, 13.8% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.4% is Asian, 1% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.3% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1.2% is two or more races. 69.3% have a high school degree or higher, and 9.6% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $94,100, there are 14,092 households, an average of 2.79 persons per household. The per capita income is $16,449, the median household income is $34,888, and 22.4% of the persons in Murray County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 2,625. Retail sales (in $1000) were $218,860, and sales per capita were $5,374.
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