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Murfreesboro is a city in Rutherford County, in the Nashville-Davidson metro area.
It is the county seat. The community is in the Central Standard time zone.
The latitude of Murfreesboro is 35.845N. The longitude is -86.39W.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 78,074.
For more census details and comparisons, see our Murfreesboro demographic reports
The community was named for Hardy Murfree, officer in the Revolutionary War and land speculator
Served as state capital 1819-1826
Confederate and Union forces fought here in 1862, with both sides suffering huge loss of life; 23,000 soldiers died
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 459. The number of murders and homicides was 2. The violent crime rate was 6.1 per 1,000 people.
Well-known residents have included:
· Dwight Stephenson, football player
· Margaret Rhea Seddon, astronaut
Coffee: National and regional coffee companies with outlets here include Starbucks
Local festivals include:
· Cannonsburgh Pioneer Days - April 22, 2006
Performing arts: Tennessee Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra
Historic sites and museums: Stones River National Battlefield, Fortress Rosecrans, Oaklands Historic House Museum, Cannonsburgh Village
More museums info
Colleges and universities: Middle Tennessee State University
More colleges info
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)
Gays & lesbians
National index: 100
Local index: 76