Murfreesboro is located close to the center of Tennessee. Murfreesboro is part of Rutherford County. Murfreesboro has 55.35 square miles of land area and 0.14 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Murfreesboro population is 114,660, which has grown 66.62% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 13.40% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Murfreesboro median household income is $50,337 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 26.78% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 22.72% and is about the same as the national average rate of 27.36%. Murfreesboro median house value is $177,200 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 46.20% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 50.43% and is about the same as the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Murfreesboro is much better than the state average in quality. The Murfreesboro area code is 615.