About Murray, Kentucky

A Glimpse at what Murray/Calloway County has to Offer

Murray (Calloway County), KY, located in the “heart of Jackson Purchase” three consecutive years has been selected among the “Top 100 Places to Raise Children” and has been designated “Playful City USA.” Murray City School System and Calloway County School System rank academically among the top school systems in the State of Kentucky. Various extra curricular activities available to local students include soccer, baseball, football, basketball, gymnastics, dance, tennis, golf, and the arts (theater and music).

Murray Calloway County Hospital gained national attention as a result of being named one of the Top 100 Most Improved Hospitals in the country. This survey evaluated five years of important data and only highlighted those hospitals that made continuous improvement all five years. We are proud of this distinction, as it is an indication of the hospital moving forward to provide the best quality care to the patients.

The numerous Murray, KY, civic organizations include Rotary International, Lions Club International, The Murray Woman’s Club which is the Number One Federated Club in the State of Kentucky, Senior Citizens, and United Way. The local churches (Catholic and Protestant denominations) offer various service times to accommodate the needs of worshipers and work together to enhance the spiritual growth and development for all ages.

Kathie, I've enjoyed being a tenant over the past year. It's been very enjoyable spending my final year in Murray here. I appreciate everything! Thanks for everything! - Chad L.