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Salt Lake County, Utah

84107, 84117, 84121, 84123, 84157

"The Hub of Salt Lake County"

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History & History-related items


Chamber of Commerce.




Statistics & Facts

The Utah state capital is Salt Lake City.
The population of Murray is approximately 33,361 (1998), 46746 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 12,347 (1990), 18226 (2010).
The amount of land area in Murray is 24.689 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Murray to Washington DC is 1918 miles.
The distance to the Utah state capital is 13 miles. (as the crow flies)
Murray is positioned 40.65 degrees north of the equator and 111.89 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Murray median income is $ 30,269.


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History & History Related Items

This area was first known as South Cottonwood. Later, after the mid-1800's, Murray had expanded, adding smelters after the discovery of many ores there. When the railroad came, the area was known as Franklyn, named after a railroad spur. When a post office was established here in 1880, it was named for Eli Murray, a very unpopular territorial governor. The name was never changed. Here is a history page for Murray with more information and details.
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Murray City Government

City of Murray
5025 S. State
Murray, Utah 84157-0520
Phone: 801-264-2664

Murray Chamber

Chamber Of Commerce
111 E 5600 S # 104
Murray, UT 84107-6174
Phone: 801-263-2632

Murray Organizations

Chamber Of Commerce
111 E 5600 S # 104
Murray, UT 84107-6174
Phone: 801-263-2632

Murray Libraries

Murray Library

Murray Schools

Murray School District,br> 147 E. 5065 S.
Murray, Utah 84107
Phone: 801-264-7400 Murray


The population of Murray was:
1990 - 31,282
1998 - 33,361

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