Located in Texas, United States, the city of Murphy is situated in the Dallas - Fort Worth - Arlington metropolitan area.
The noise levels in Murphy are very low, as the streets tend to be very tranquil. Greenery is not prominent in this city, but residents will find that there are green spaces in nearby areas outside of the city.
The housing stock of Murphy is composed predominantly of single detached homes and row houses. A majority of the housing growth in this city has occurred since the year 2000. Although this city is particularly good for those looking for four or more bedroom homes. Home owners occupy roughly 85% of the properties in Murphy and 15% are occupied by renters.
Locals will value the proximity to primary schools, which are within walking distance from most properties for sale in this city. In contrast, it can be challenging to reach high schools as a pedestrian. Locals benefit from public and private elementary schools. In terms of food, getting to the closest supermarket on foot is practical for some, but not all, home buyers in this city. There are also a few options for those who value nearby restaurants and cafes.
Driving is a very good medium of transportation in Murphy. It is very convenient to come across a place to park. However, the public transit service in this part of the Dallas - Fort Worth - Arlington metropolitan area is not very frequent. Walking is not very convenient for residents in Murphy because very few daily errands can be run without needing to use a vehicle.