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Census Data for Morgan City ...

As far as we can tell, Morgan City has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Morgan City, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Huntsville193,079   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
 Decatur55,072   W   24 miles [38.6 km]
 Madison47,959   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
 Albertville21,525   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
 Cullman15,496   SW   25 miles [40.2 km]

Morgan County ...

Morgan City is located in Morgan County.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Morgan County.

Population Rings for Morgan City ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Morgan City and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Morgan City. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<3> We don't have the population of Morgan City, so its people haven't been included.

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
10 mi   [16 km]32,882-0.17%
15 mi   [24 km]915,450+4.34%
20 mi   [32 km]20272,626+7.7%
25 mi   [40 km]27381,524+5.6%
30 mi   [48 km]38428,942+6%

Miscellaneous Information for Morgan City ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has referenced one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Morgan County or the community of Morgan City:

The GNIS Codes ...

The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Morgan City:

GNIS ID for Morgan City: 123040

GNIS ID for Morgan County: 161578

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

The FIPS Codes ...

An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):

State Code: 01 (Alabama)

County Code: 103 (Morgan County)

Place Code: 51360 (Morgan City)

State & County Code: 01/103 (Alabama / Morgan County)

State & Place Code: 01/51360 (Alabama / Morgan City)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Morgan City is located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #6 (the East South-Central Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Morgan City.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)


Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Morgan City. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Morgan County: www.co.morgan.al.us/

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting in Morgan City. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Morgan City) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Morgan City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Morgan City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Morgan City. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.4720, Longitude: -86.5697     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Morgan City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>The communities in our count are those provided by the 2010 Census, so keep in mind that our population rings will only include the people living in those communities. Smaller communities usually don't participate directly in the Census and therefore they won't be included. While our count is a close approximation, it shouldn't be considered as a complete or accurate count.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Morgan City.