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Top Four Reasons to Live in Murray, Kentucky

  • Rand McNally and USA Today gave Murray top honors as the Friendliest Small Town in America, so you can be sure you'll receive a warm welcome from its locals. Positioned near major cities such as Nashville, St. Louis, Louisville and Memphis, Murray is home to a variety of cultural venues, sights and happenings, from its Playhouse in the Park theater and Calloway County Quilt Trail to Murray State University.

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  • Lots of outdoor and indoor entertainment! Murray is seated near Kentucky Lake and Barkley Lake, which make up a combined area of over 3,000 miles of water for fun in the sun. With a collection of parks, playgrounds and hiking trails, Murray is a town that's geared toward recreational pursuits. Bring your four-legged friend to Murray-Calloway County Dog Park or play a round of golf at the Frances E. Miller Memorial Golf Course, which is noted by The American Society of Golf Architects as one of the best designed 18-hole golf courses in the nation. Murray also has the distinction of being the only town in Kentucky to be named a "Playful City" by Playful City USA for providing ample playing opportunities for child wellness and development. Whether you crave boating, swimming, sports or simply taking in the scenery, Murray has more than enough activities to keep you occupied year round.
  • Low housing costs! If you're looking for a property to rent to own or buy outright, Murray has some of the best prices around. Low tax rates and an affordable cost of living makes Murray easy on your bank account without skimping on charm. The downtown area offers both modern and historical properties and a true sense of community, with beautiful Murray Main Street featuring Victorian architecture and easy access to the exciting Downtown Saturday Market.
  • Affordability! With a comfortable climate and bountiful recreational activities, the town has lots to offer to all of its residents, including affordable rental houses and homes for sale. In addition, several free or low cost entertainment options exist for locals and visitors, including free changing exhibits at Wrather West Kentucky Museum and scenic nature views at Murray State Arboretum.
  • Excellent quality of life! Dining options like Italian cuisine at Mugsy's Hideout and delectable baked goods at August Moon give the town added flavor, and shopping at the Vintage Rose Emporium provides hours of retail therapy. Art enthusiasts will adore the regular and diverse exhibits at the Clara M. Eagle Art Gallery, and Lovett Live (a concert series held annually at Lovett Auditorium) is a music-lover's dream come true.